Area/Program Focus: Immigration Legal Services
Position Summary: Catholic Charities of the East Bay (CCEB) is strongly committed to the well-being and self-sufficiency of immigrant families. The Immigration Legal Services Department provides low income families with free and low cost quality immigration legal and citizenship services. We have offices in Richmond, Concord and Oakland.
The Immigration Legal Assistant works as an integral part of a team of immigration attorneys, Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA) accredited representatives, paralegals, law student interns and support staff. The Immigration Paralegal will assist staff attorneys and the director in providing legal services, education and outreach, including coordination of community events, and working under attorney supervision to assist clients. The Immigration Paralegal will work in CCEB’s Richmond office.
Reports to: Director of Immigration Services
Supervisory Responsibility: Direct supervision of office volunteers and students.
Responsibilities: All responsibilities will be in line with the Council on Accreditation (COA) standards including:
Culture of Philanthropy: A culture of philanthropy is each person in the organization serving as an ambassador, promoting the organization’s mission and promoting giving to the agency. This position promotes a culture of philanthropy by acting as a community liaison, recruiting and retaining volunteers, and sharing client stories with Development Department.
The business and social environment we operate in today has changed. What worked yesterday may not work today and will likely not work tomorrow. To thrive, we must incorporate new ways of thinking and embrace new practices. As part of our individual and agency cultural change process, it is critical that all employees of Catholic Charities aspire to the following:
Benefit Status: Benefits include group medical, dental and vision insurance; 403(b) Plan, plus life and disability insurance, paid holidays, vacation, and sick leave.
Overtime (FLSA) Status: Non-Exempt
Full Time/Part Time Status: Regular full-time
TO APPLY: Please include the title of position in the subject line before submittal of cover letter and resume. Position is open until filled. Please send your cover letter and resume as follows:
Via Email (preferred method of submittal): HR@cceb.org
Catholic Charities of the East Bay
Attn: Human Resources
433 Jefferson Street
Oakland, CA 94607