Vermont Legal Aid is looking for a full-time disability attorney to join our Rutland office.
We welcome applications from a wide range of backgroundsand we welcome information on how your experience can contribute to serving our diverse client community. Applicants are encouraged to share in their cover letter how they can further our goals of social justice and individual rights. We are an equal opportunity employer committed to a workplace free of discrimination and harassment. See our commitment to diversity and inclusion. https://www.vtlegalaid.org/commitment-diversity-inclusion
Responsibilities include individual and system advocacy on various forums representing persons with disabilities. Casework is primarily in the areas of disability-based discrimination, special education, government benefit programs, guardianship, and other areas of personal rights.
Starting salary $59,800+, will be given additional salary credits for relevant previous work experience. 4 weeks paid vacation, retirement benefits and excellent health benefits. Attorney applicant must be licensed to practice law in Vermont, be eligible for admission by waiver, or be scheduled to sit the Vermont or UBE bar exam in February . Intrastate travel by private vehicle is required.
The application deadline is February 3, 2023The application must include a cover letter and a resume, bar status, writing samples, and at least three professional references, including contact information, submitted as one PDF.
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