Poverty Law Advocate (Full Time)

Company

Haida Gwaii Legal Project Society

Description

Type of Work: Part Time
Job Type: Contract of 32-hour week (4 day-week)
Location: Old Massett
Reports to: Program Manager, Supervising Lawyer/Board of Directors

Haida Gwaii Legal Project Society (HGLPS) provides legal aid for residents with low incomes. We provide clients with services they need to help them with their legal problems. We also work closely with other service providers to ensure the justice system meets the needs of our clients.

We are looking for a dynamic individual who wants to contribute to justice and make a difference to the lives of people in need. Consider applying if you:

• believe in working with low income clients to ensure access to legal information, legal advice and legal representation,
• have minimum Grade 12 graduation diploma with some post-secondary education in the BC legal system or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience,
• have a valid driver’s licence, criminal records check.

We would love to hear from you. Email hglegal@haidagwaii.net for a detailed work description. Qualified applicants are invited to email or fax a cover letter, resume and three professional references with current phone numbers to:

Hiring Committee
Haida Gwaii Legal Project Society
PO Box 1369, Skidegate BC, V0T 1S1
Phone: 250-559-9042 Fax: 250-559-9046
City or Town: Old Massett
www.clicklaw.bc.ca/helpmap/service/1088

Closing Date

Jul 10, 2020

How to Apply

We would love to hear from you.

Email hglegal@haidagwaii.net for a detailed work description.

Qualified applicants are invited to email or fax a cover letter, resume and three professional references with current phone numbers to:

Hiring Committee
Haida Gwaii Legal Project Society
PO Box 1369, Skidegate BC, V0T 1S1
Phone: 250-559-9042 Fax: 250-559-9046