Multiple Positions, Lutheran Immigration Relief Service


Employment with Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Service offers a chance to change the world. Whether working face-to-face with the people we serve or behind the scenes upholding standards of service, advocating for just policies, or providing technical and logistical support, LIRS staff members make a profound difference in the lives of refugees, immigrants, and the communities in which they live.

We invite you to invest in a career of changing lives by joining Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Service’s work of welcome.


Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Services is hiring for the following positions:

  • (2) Two Immigration Attorneys
  • (1) Migrant Children & Families Advocacy Officer


  • Immigration Attorneys are to provide technical assistance to our resettlement partners. The positions are temporary and funded through Sept 2022. LIRS is particularly keen to hire attorneys with relevant cultural and linguistic capabilities.
  • The Migrant Children & Families Advocacy Officer will work as part of LIRS' fast-paced advocacy team by helping LIRS to advance its public policy and regulatory efforts in support of migrant children and asylum-seekers impacted by US Government immigration policy. This is a full-time position based in Washington, D.C.

How to Apply:

To apply or for more information please visit here (for the Immigration Attorney role) and here (for the Migrant Children and Families Advocacy Officer role).