Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities

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

Intake Screener (Full-time Position) – Intake Office
Performs telephone intake and other assignments under the supervision and guidance of the managing attorney. The Intake Screener 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) – Rock Hill
Under the general supervision within SCLS, this position assists legal staff in carrying out their legal responsibilities by providing legal secretarial and paralegal support services of limited to moderate diversity and scope.This position may require participation in outreach activities statewide.

General Paralegal (Full-time Position) – Charleston
The position requires paralegal work of varying scope and complexity to assist with representation in the areas of housing, family law, domestic violence, public benefits, consumer law, employment, education and community economic development. The position will require the paralegal to conduct intakes and do casework that will assist attorneys in increasing their case capacity.

Staff Attorney (Full-time Position) – Greenville
Provide a wide range of civil legal representation, advocacy and outreach to low-income individuals. Civil litigation will primarily be in the areas of family law with a special emphasis on domestic violence, consumer, housing, education, 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.

Receptionist (Part-time Position) – Orangeburg & Rock Hill
Under general supervision within SCLS, the receptionist performs public contact work such as greeting, screening and routing callers and visitors. The Receptionist also performs clerical and other related tasks as required.

Secretary/Receptionist (Full-time Position) – Charleston
Under the general supervision within South Carolina Legal Services, the secretary/receptionist performs clerical, receptionist, and typing task of moderate difficulty and subject matter diversity.