Lone Star Victims Advocacy Project: Central Texas Coordinator

Lone Star Victims Advocacy Project’s mission is to educate, advocate for, and provide free legal services to empower abused immigrants in rural Texas. LSVAP is seeking a flexible individual with initiative, creativity, superlative communication skills, and commitment to social justice to support legal work for immigrant survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, and trafficking. This is a full-time position.

LSVAP is seeking a flexible individual with initiative, creativity, superlative communication skills, and commitment to social justice to support legal work for immigrant survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault and trafficking. This is a full-time position.

Primary Duties: provides direct victim services to immigrant survivors of abuse, conduct outreach, presentations and trainings in service area; advocate for improved resources for immigrant survivors in rural Texas communities; travels to rural Texas communities as part of advocacy and outreach work, and other duties as assigned.
 
Qualifications: Minimum of two years office experience; bilingual English/Spanish reading/writing/speaking required; experience working with women, immigrants, families a plus; experience in legal setting a plus; high degree of familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite and standard office systems required; ability to work independently and follow through on assignments in a timely manner; typing speed must be at least 40-45 words per minute; organized and reliable with strong attention to detail; strong administrative skills.
 
Compensation: $35,000 - $40,000 DOE, with full benefits and generous vacation time. Generally informal work setting with colleagues dedicated to anti-domestic violence and social justice movements. LSVAP is an equal opportunity employer.
 
Application Instructions: Applicants must submit a cover letter, resume, two professional references, and a two-page writing sample to Glenaan O’Neil at glenaan@lsvap.org to be considered for this position.
 
Incomplete applications will not be considered. Please submit any and all inquiries about this position via email – no calls. Applications will be considered on an incoming basis.

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