Part-Time Staff Attorney (Temporary)

The Central American Resource Center (CARECEN) seeks a bilingual staff attorney to represent unaccompanied children in removal proceedings. This is a temporary, fixed-term position funded through September 30, 2017. Depending availability of funding, the position may become permanent. Candidates available for part-time are encouraged to apply. This is a part time position with the ability to work flexible hours ranging from 16-40 hours per week. Continue reading

Data Management Assistant

The Central American Resource Center (CARECEN) seeks a data management assistant to support attorneys and legal assistants representing unaccompanied children in removal proceedings. The Data Management Assistant will be responsible for compiling and timely submitting a monthly report to our funders detailing the work performed on our Unaccompanied Minor Representation project. This is a permanent position Candidates available for part-time and full-time work are encouraged to apply.  Continue reading

Staff Attorney

The Central American Resource Center (CARECEN) seeks a bilingual staff attorney to represent unaccompanied children in removal proceedings. This is a temporary, fixed-term position funded through September 30, 2017. Depending availability of funding, the position may become permanent. Candidates available for part-time and full-time work are encouraged to apply.  Continue reading

Legal Assistant

The Central American Resource Center (CARECEN) seeks a bilingual legal assistant to support attorneys representing unaccompanied children in removal proceedings. This is a temporary, fixed-term position funded through September 30, 2017. Depending availability of funding, the position may become permanent. Candidates available for part-time and full-time work are encouraged to apply. Continue reading

Development Director

The Development Director will develop and implement a strong, proactive program to secure gifts from individual and corporate prospects in support of the organization’s mission and strategic plan. The Director is responsible for setting and meeting fundraising goals, cultivating, soliciting, and stewarding individual and corporate prospects with a focus on program and unrestricted funding. The Development Director works closely with the Executive Director, the Board of Directors, Grants Consultant, development and key program staff to increase the number and size of individual and corporate gifts with the goal of building CARECEN’s long-term fundraising capacity Continue reading

DIRECTOR OF ORGANIZING, POLICY & ADVOCACY

The Central American Resource Center (CARECEN) seeks to hire a full-time, bilingual Director of Organizing, Policy & Advocacy. This position will be in charge of supervising and moving forward the implementation of CARECEN’s organizing work plan to have maximum impact within our community. The Director of Organize will report directly to the Executive Director, as well as work closely with the organizing team.   Continue reading

U Visa/VAWA Volunteer Internship Opportunities

CENTRAL AMERICAN RESOURCE CENTER (CARECEN) 2845 W. 7th St. Los Angeles, CA 90005   U Visa/VAWA Volunteer Internship Opportunities   Organizational Mission: The Central American Resource Center (CARECEN)’s mission is to empower immigrants by defending human and civil rights, working for social and economic justice and promoting cultural diversity.  The CARECEN Legal Department promotes permanent resident status, family reunification, and active citizenship.   Continue reading