Job Details

Legal Services Project Training Manager

Company name

Mid-Minnesota Legal Aid

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Non-practicing Attorney

Valid Through

Dec 21,2019

Posted on

Sep 07,2019

Min Salary/Max Salary

USD 50000 to 57816 Annually

Years of Experience

Min 3 yrs required

Location

Saint Paul, MN, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
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Legal Services Project & Training Manager
RESPONSIBILITIES: Will be the lead project manager of State Support’s activities that support the civil legal services community. Will be responsible for 3 primary projects: 1) regular outreach to Minnesota Legal Services Coalition programs to present on State Support’s services and gather feedback on how State Support can better support MLSC programs; 2) training and coordination of staff who maintain profiles on the Legal Organizations Online Network (LOON); and 3) planning skills-based and continuing legal education trainings on substantive poverty law topics for the legal services and pro bono communities. Responsibilities include planning and presenting at MLSC outreach events, developing training content and guidance documents for LOON, holding regular meet-ups to foster the LOON community, implementing quality assurance mechanisms to ensure LOON profiles are accurate and up-to-date, and planning continuing legal education trainings.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: Must be an attorney licensed in Minnesota or eligible for admission by reciprocity. Should have 3+ years of legal experience. Must also have: 1) a demonstrated interest in and commitment to the needs of low-income/vulnerable clients; 2) excellent communication, analytical, and writing skills. including: a) the ability to explain technical concepts to those without a technical background. b) strong interpersonal skills and experience working in a team-based setting; 3) a demonstrated aptitude and interest in technology-based approaches; 4) proficiency using Microsoft Suite. 5) project planning and project management experience. Experience in poverty law, legal services, or equivalent general practice is preferred. Familiarity with basic website administration and online legal resources in Minnesota is preferred. Diverse economic, social, or cultural experiences and relevant language skills are a plus.
Deadline: September 20, 2019. Late applications will be considered until the position is filled.

Additional info

Send cover letter and resume with references. No calls please.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Mid-Minnesota Legal Aid
430 1st Avenue, North
Suite 300
Minneapolis, MN 55401-1780

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