Staff Attorney 04.29.19

Job Posting
Centre Safe Civil Legal Representation Project
Full-Time Staff Attorney

Centre Safe is seeking a full-time Staff Attorney for its Civil Legal Representation Project.  The Mission of Centre Safe is to empower survivors of domestic and sexual violence and stalking and to work for the elimination of such violence.

The successful candidate will further the Centre Safe mission by providing high-quality holistic legal services to victims of sexual and domestic violence.  This includes advice, representation and support for custody, divorce, immigration, and University disciplinary proceedings including Title IX matters.

The successful candidate will also share our commitment of working toward social change and against the intersections of oppression that affect all those who seek our services. Position is grant-funded.

  • Salary: $42,000 per year/Salary commensurate  with experience; excellent benefits included
  • Must have a J.D. from an ABA-accredited law school and be admitted to the practice of law in the Commonwealth of PA or be eligible for admission
  • Must meet qualifications to receive FBI, Act 33, and 34 clearances and successful completion of Centre Safe counselor/advocate training program
  • Position description available on request

Send cover letter, resume and 3 references to:

Hiring Committee
Centre Safe
140 W. Nittany Ave.
State College, PA  16801

or by email

Applications will be accepted until the position has been filled. Review of candidates will begin on April 29, 2019.

Centre Safe is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to the development of a diverse workplace.