Thank you for your interest in Youth Represent. We are currently hiring two full-time positions. Please see job announcements below for further information.
- Supervising Attorney
A member of the Senior Management Team, the Supervising Attorney reports to the Legal Director and collaborates closely with the Legal Director on all matters related to Youth Represent’s legal work. The Supervising Attorney will play a key role in the supervision and training of our legal team and will support direct services as well as strategic litigation. The Supervising Attorney is responsible for the day-to-day management, professional development, and evaluation of a dynamic legal team.
Supervising Attorney description and application instructions. Application posted until filled.
Youth Represent is seeking a full-time Paralegal to join our team. We are looking for a bright and energetic individual with an interest in youth and the law to provide legal and administrative support with a dynamic organization whose values evince our commitment to social and racial justice. We have recently expanded this model to NYC schools, public housing, and Rikers Island. Youth Represent uses a proven community-lawyering model by which we partner with youth services organizations to provide on-site legal help to youth in neighborhoods across New York City. Applicants should demonstrate a strong commitment to legal or public service work. This is a full-time position and the ideal candidate will be able to begin working July 25, 2017.
Paralegal description and application instructions. Application posted until filled.