Staff Attorney – Full-Time

Centre Safe Civil Legal Representation Project
is searching for a
Full-Time Staff Attorney

Salary:  $40,000 per year/DOE; excellent benefits included

Centre Safe, formerly the Centre County Women’s Resource Center, 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.

Qualifications

  • Law degree from an accredited law school and license to practice law in Pennsylvania
  • Must meet qualifications to receive FBI, Act 33, and 34 clearances
  • Successful completion of Centre Safe counselor/advocate training program

Position description available on request.

Send cover letter, resume, and 3 references to:

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

Or by email to ccwrc@ccwrc.org

Review of resumes will begin immediately. Resumes will be accepted until September 28, 2018 or until the position is filled.

The CCWRC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to the development of a diverse work-place.