Hope’s Door seeks to end domestic violence and to empower survivors to achieve safety, independence, and healing from the trauma of abuse. We have served victims of domestic violence since 1980, touching the lives of more than 11,000 persons last year. Our services include safety planning, shelter, hotline, counseling, support groups, advocacy, information and referral, and an extensive school and community based education and awareness program.
The Staff Attorney will help launch the Hope's Door Legal Center, with primary responsibility for providing civil legal services to victims of abuse, including family and matrimonial law, knowledge of immigration and criminal law and good working relationships with law enforcement and the judiciary.
A J.D. from an accredited law school with admission to the New York State Bar in good standing.
Computer skills (Word, Excel, Database).
Strong written and verbal communication skills.
A passion for justice.
2+ years of relevant experience preferred.
Bilingual Spanish is a plus.
Flexible Benefits with Health Plan Options – Value of $800 per month after 3 months of service – Opt Out Benefit Life Insurance - Short and Long-term Disability - 401K Participation after Year 1 Vacation: 20 days Sick Time: 12 days Holidays: 12 days
Range: $55K to $62K
PLEASE SEND RESUME AND COVER LETTER TO
CARLLA HORTON, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR.
E-MAIL ADDRESS: CHorton@HopesDoorNY.org
HOPE'S DOOR50 BROADWAY, POB 262, Office 01 HawthorneHawthorne, NY 10532Phone: 9147470828Fax: 9147473825
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