Would you like to have meaningful work with an employer that values work-life balance, and colleagues that are all-in, big hearted and solution focused? If so, then SFBFS might be the employer for you!
Applicants must e-mail resume, cover letter (in both English & Spanish), SFBFS employment application (found at https://www.sacramentofoodbank.org/employment/) for consideration. No phone calls please.
Sacramento Food Bank & Family Services (SFBFS), a local non-profit organization serving families and individuals in need since 1976, offers fifteen diverse programs and services at two facilities in Sacramento. A staff of 83 and several thousand volunteers accomplish SFBFS’ mission of assisting families in need by alleviating their immediate pain and problems and by moving them toward self-sufficiency and financial independence. For more information, please visit www.sacramentofoodbank.org.
The Law Clerk will:
- Interview individuals to determine eligibility for naturalization and any risks of applying. (Training and tools to conduct these interviews will be provided).
- Request and analyze criminal court records as needed to assess eligibility and risks to filing.
- Complete naturalization and fee waiver application forms and gathering supporting documentation for the Managing Attorney’s review.
- Complete paperwork required for grant reporting.
- 2L Day/3L Evening, 3L Day/4L Evening, or JD awaiting bar results.
- Completion of the immigration clinic or prior participation in a naturalization workshop preferred.
- Completion of immigration law course(s) preferred.
- Fluency in Spanish and English (oral and written).
- Excellent written and oral communication skills.
- Excellent research skills.
- Strong attention to detail.
- Strong organizational skills and ability to manage multiple projects to meet deadlines.
- Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite.
- Competency to service clients from a variety of cultures and strong desire to serve the low-income immigrant population.
- Applicants with experience completing naturalization applications in a workshop or clinic setting are preferred; however, training will be provided based on the Law Clerk’s experience.
- Part-time (19.5 hours a week), non-exempt hourly position; Monday through Friday, with occasional evenings and weekends.
- Due to grant funding, this position will be funded through December 2019. This position could extend past December 2019, dependent upon additional grant funding. This will be a part-time; non-exempt hourly position.