Outreach Paralegal (Orangeburg)

Position Title Outreach Paralegal
Location Orangeburg Office
Job Type Full-time
Job Summary SCLS seeks a full-time outreach paralegal for its Orangeburg office. The outreach paralegal will assist SCLS in developing and executing a plan of action to: 1) increase legal representation, advocacy, education and outreach for low income individuals; 2) identify, develop and enhance collaborative working relationships with social services agencies, faith, healthcare, community economic development, non-profit and client groups; and 3) identify, develop, promote, schedule and/or organize legal education and outreach events. This position may have regional responsibilities.
Minimum Qualifications
  • A Bachelor’s degree with communication and marketing experience;
  • Significant public speaking engagements;
  • Strong oral and written communication skills; interpersonal and organizational skills;
  • History of interacting with diverse groups;
  • Excellent computer skills, including Windows and Microsoft Office Professional 2013
  • Excellent technology and social media skills;
  • Valid driver’s license and good driving record
  • Ability to work flexible hours to include nights and weekends
Job Open Date Immediately
Job Close Date Until Filled
Applicants interested in applying for this position may submit a
Resume, 2 writing samples and three references with cover letter to:
South Carolina Legal Services, Attn: Human Resources – Staff Attorney – (Specify Office Location)
PO Box 1445, Columbia, SC 29202 or by fax to 803-799-9420.