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NLADA Seeks Senior Program Associate, Civil Legal Services
August 14, 2020 | Alison Pagan

The National Legal Aid & Defender Association (NLADA), founded in 1911, America’s oldest and largest nonprofit association devoted to excellence in the delivery of legal services to those who cannot afford counsel, seeks an experienced, results-driven individual to serve in the full-time position of Senior Program Associate, Civil Legal Services. This position reports to NLADA’s Chief, Civil Legal Services and supports the project needs of the department. The Senior Program Associate, Civil Legal Services will be engaged in a wide range of activities, including but not limited to: leading the department’s evaluation of various projects; overseeing and maintaining content on NLADA’s civil legal aid resources and research web sites; developing peer-to-peer capacities for technical assistance in the field on delivery models and federal grants; maintaining, moderating and creating appropriate listservs and other forms of peer communication; establishing and maintaining an archive of resources for civil legal aid programs; staffing the committees of NLADA’s Civil Council; managing a calendar of virtual training for civil legal aid providers; and staffing a helpdesk.

NLADA has a collegial, highly collaborative, professional office environment where employees take pride in effectively leveraging resources and fully engaging to deliver excellent results. We value service, creativity, and thought-leadership. We are conveniently located near D.C.’s Metro Rail (Red, Blue, and Orange lines).

For more information, including how to apply, click here: NLADA – Senior Program Associate