Employment

Thank you for your interest in employment with The Advocates for Human Rights.  

The Advocates for Human Rights is an equal opportunity employer. The Advocates is committed to cultural diversity and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, age, religion, sexual orientation, disability or any other legally protected status.

The Advocates for Human Rights is a volunteer based, non-governmental, non-profit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to the promotion and protection of internationally-recognized human rights. The Advocates' programming focuses on women's rights, including freedom from violence; migrant and refugee rights, including both advocacy and legal services; peace-building in post-conflict societies; due process and freedom from persecution; and economic and social rights. The Advocates works to bring about systems change, reinforce accountability mechanisms, raise awareness, foster tolerance, and help individuals more fully realize their inherent rights.

 

Position Opening:

Refugee and Immigrant Program Staff Attorney

The Advocates for Human Rights seeks a full-time staff attorney for its Refugee and Immigrant Program. Qualifications include a J.D. and active attorney license in good standing with at least 3 years of experience in immigration law; experience with volunteer recruitment and training; and experience working with low-income and non-native English speakers; fluency in a second language (Spanish, French, Oromo, or Somali) preferred.

Application Deadline: March 15, 2019