Advocate

 

The Native American Disability Law Center (Law Center) is looking for qualified applicants for an Advocate position. The Law Center is a private non-profit organization that provides legal services to Native Americans with disabilities living on or near the Navajo and Hopi reservations. The Law Center is committed to ensuring that Native Americans with disabilities have access to justice and are empowered and equal members of their communities.

While a B.S.W. or a B.A. or B.S. in psychology, education, or a related field is preferred, we will also consider applicants with an Associate’s Degree in similar fields, especially if it is combined with practical experience with abuse and neglect investigations. Also, familiarity with the service delivery system for people with disabilities is a plus. Travel will be required. Preferably applicants should be able to communicate and interpret effectively in Navajo or Hopi.

This position will be located at our Farmington, NM or Flagstaff, AZ Office to help expand the Law Center’s services to these communities.

Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Salary: $30,000 - $45,000 DOE

The Law Center is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

Preference is given to qualified Hopi, Navajo and other Native American applicants. Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

To apply email or mail resume, cover letter, and application to:

Therese E. Yanan, Executive Director
Native American Disability Law Center
905 W. Apache St.
Farmington, NM 87401
Tele:  505.566.5880

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