Southeast Louisiana Legal Services (SLLS) is a non-profit law firm serving the 22 parishes east of the Atchafalaya basin. We provide free civil legal aid to low-income households. Our attorneys serve this region from offices in Baton Rouge, Covington, Gretna, Hammond, Houma, and New Orleans. SLLS has received national and local awards for its outstanding work.
Primary duties are to screen applicants for legal services, conduct intake, gather documentation for eligibility, data entry, make social service referrals, perform triage to determine urgency, inform callers of the next step in the process, file preparation, and other general functions to support the VIPU, Veterans & Innovative Projects Unit. This position will under a one-year grant through the Bob Woodruff Foundation to help remove barriers to well-being and improve the quality of life for veterans in southeast Louisiana. This position will be full-time with a salary range of $29,250-$38,050, depending on experience.
Additional compensation for bilingualism, commissioned notary, or college degree. Your Time • 20 days per year ofPTO (Paid Time Off) • 15 Paid Holidays • 37.5 Hourly Work Week Your Health and Wellness • Employer Paid Health Plan • Employer Paid Short Term Disability (STD) • Employer Paid Long Term Disability (LTD) • Employer Paid Life Insurance • Humana Health, Vision, and Dental Plans • EAP (Employee Assistance Program) • FSA (Flexible Spending Account)- Health, Dependent Care & Transportation Your Money • 403(b) Employer Paid 3% Retirement after 1 year • Student Loan Forgiveness Programs (Non-Profit) • Employer Paid Monthly Parking Contribution for New Orleans Staff Your Career • Employer Paid Professional Society Membership • Employer Paid Professional Licensure Registration Fees • Employer Paid Legal Help Resources
SLLS is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, age, disability or veteran status.