Survivors of Violence Unit Staff Attorney

CARECEN seeks a Spanish-speaking immigration attorney in its main Los Angeles office location as well as its off-site locations, as needed. The attorney will be part of the Survivors of Violence Unit and provide legal assistance to individuals who qualify for VAWA, U Visa, T visa and Adjustment of Status. 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

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

Legal Assistant- Removal Defense

The Central American Resource Center (CARECEN) seeks a bilingual legal assistant to support attorneys representing detained individuals in their removal proceedings. The legal assistant position is a full-time position based in CARECEN’s Los Angeles Office. Continue reading

Survivors of Violence Administrative Assistant

CARECEN seeks a Spanish-speaking Administrative Assistant within its Survivors of Violence Unit, which assists survivors of violence apply for legal immigration relief.  The Administrative Assistant may assist in outreach and community education activities as needed Continue reading

Development Associate

The Development Associate will help implement a strong, proactive fundraising program in support of the organization’s mission and strategic plan. The Associate is responsible for fund development activities such as donor cultivation, and soliciting corporate and foundation prospects. The Development Associate works closely with the Executive Director, 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

UAC Staff Attorney

The Central American Resource Center (CARECEN) seeks a bilingual staff attorney to represent unaccompanied children in removal proceedings. This is a full-time position.  Continue reading

DAY LABOR ORGANIZER

The Central American Resource Center (CARECEN) is seeking to hire a Day Labor organizer. Continue reading

Staff Attorney- Removal Defense

The Central American Resource Center (CARECEN) seeks a bilingual staff attorney to represent adult detainees in their removal proceedings. This is a full-time position based in CARECEN’s Los Angeles Office. Continue reading

Executive Assistant

CARECEN seeks an executive assistant to provide support by preparing reports, handling information request, receiving visitors, scheduling meetings, and managing executive’s and legal director’s schedule.   Continue reading