Multiple Positions, Kids in Need of Defense

KIND is hiring for the following positions:

Interim Senior Attorney

  • Provide technical assistance and training to pro bono teams who are representing unaccompanied children in New York
  • Oversee a team of six attorneys and paralegals
  • Spanish language preferred but not required.
  • This is a temporary position to cover a parental leave.  The ideal candidate will begin work in mid-June 2022 for an approximate 4-month term.

Staff Attorney – Released Program

  • Provide representation and legal assistance to unaccompanied children who are residing in New York City
  • Advanced Spanish fluency required.
  • This is a permanent full-time position.

Senior Paralegal – Released Program

  • Oversee the overall programmatic function of the New York office's paralegal program
  • Provide Know Your Rights presentations and conduct intakes for unaccompanied children currently residing in New York
  • Assist KIND attorneys in their direct representation of unaccompanied children
  • Advanced Spanish fluency required.

How to Apply

To apply, please visit the corresponding job page on the KIND website.