Employment

Southeast Louisiana Legal Services (SLLS) is a nonprofit public interest law firm serving the 22 parishes east of the Atchafalaya Basin. We provide free civil legal aid to low-income households.

Our attorneys serve this region from offices in Baton Rouge, Covington, Gretna, Hammond, Houma, and New Orleans. SLLS has received national and local awards for its outstanding work.

 

SLLS is currently hiring for the following positions:

COMMUNITY OUTREACH & COMMUNITY AWARENESS COORDINATOR – COVID 19

Duties for this position will include:

  • Working with our Directing Attorney & Pro Bono Managing Attorney to assist SLLS in its efforts to initiate and strengthen relationships with community stakeholders, including the Baton Rouge Bar Foundation and the East Baton Rouge Public Library.
  • Direct involvement in creating materials and engaging in promotional activity to raise awareness of SLLS’s services, especially for those impacted by COVID-19.
  • Creating new relationships with community partners such as food banks, health clinics, the faith based community, or other nonprofits serving vulnerable people.

This position is limited to a 1 year grant and will be full-time with a starting salary of $25,200-29,200, depending on experience. Reliable access to a car is necessary. This position requires a High School Diploma, some college preferred. Additional compensation for a bachelor’s or associate’s degree from an accredited college and bilingualism.

To apply, please send resume to Shannan Latino, Human Resources Manager at slatino@slls.org by November 04, 2020.

 

Administrative Support Staff - Hammond

Job duties will include producing work under the supervision of the CFO, performing various fiscal duties and tasks related to grants, payroll, and leave. Strong knowledge in excel and google drive a plus.

This position will be full-time with a starting salary of $25,200-29,200 depending on experience. Spanish-English bilingualism and Vietnamese-English bilingualism are a plus that receives extra compensation. This position may also receive additional compensation if they are commissioned as a notary public or if they have a bachelor’s or associate’s degree from an accredited college. 

To apply, send a resume to Shannan Latino, Human Resources Manager at slatino@slls.org by November 10, 2020.

 

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