Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities

The following is a list of positions that South Carolina Legal Services are hiring for:

Bilingual Outreach Paralegal (Full-time Position) – Charleston
Under the supervision of farmworker attorneys, this position will perform outreach and paralegal work in the areas of migrant and seasonal agricultural farmworker law and representation of these workers on matters of varying scope and complexity.

Intake Screener (Full-time Position) – Columbia
Under the supervision and guidance of the managing attorney, this position conducts telephone intake, prescreens applicants for eligibility, refers applicants to non-legal available resources and performs other administrative work as required.

Legal Assistant (Full-time Position) – Charleston
Under the general supervision within SCLS, this position assists legal staff in carrying out their legal responsibilities by providing legal secretarial assistance, conducting telephone intake, prescreening for eligibility, referring applicants to available resources, etc.

Paralegal (Full-time Position) – Orangeburg
Provides a wide range of civil legal representation, advocacy and outreach to low-income individuals. Civil litigation will primarily be in the areas of housing, consumer, education, federal income tax, elder, employment, family law, housing, probate, and public benefits though the attorney may work in other priority areas of law depending on client needs. Litigation experience plus experience with a broad range of other advocacy tools and community education presentations, is strongly preferred. The position may require evening and weekend work as well as statewide travel.