Civil Rights and Racial Justice Organizer (Charlottesville)
LAJC is seeking a full-time community organizer to join our CRRJ team in Charlottesville, Virginia. Among other things, the organizer will work on our Charlottesville Police Accountability and Low-Income Housing Campaigns, supporting Charlottesville’s low-income housing community and communities of color as they organize and mobilize to end police practices that contribute to the over-criminalization and economic instability of those communities and call for more accountability from local law enforcement. The organizer will also help facilitate coalition building between community groups whose overlapping interests converge in the area of dismantling institutional racism throughout Charlottesville to improve economic, educational, and individual outcomes for all residents.
For more information, see position announcement (PDF)
Bilingual Administrative Assistant (Charlottesville)
The Legal Aid Justice Center, a nonprofit provider of legal services to low-income individuals in Virginia, seeks a full-time bilingual administrative assistant for its Charlottesville office. This individual will assist with a variety of clerical and office management functions, including but not limited to managing a high volume front desk, general administrative support, assisting with special events in the office including meetings and conferences, supervising student volunteers, and general office management. The ideal candidate has at least two years of professional office experience, is highly computer literate, and enjoys balancing a variety of responsibilities in a fast-paced, client-centered work environment. This position reports to and works closely with the Managing Attorney of Charlottesville but may entail responsibilities beyond the local office due to administrative staff housed in this location. Spanish fluency is required.
For more information see position announcement (PDF)
The Legal Aid Justice Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer.