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    Staff Attorney

     

    Position summary: ILRCSF is recruiting a staff attorney to advocate on disability rights issues.  The attorney will provide legal services addressing the needs of individuals with disabilities between the ages of 18-55. Practice areas will include: Social Security Appeals, end of life issues, eviction defense and impact litigation.  The staff attorney will also work with coalition partners, maintain connections to grassroots communities by sharing legal and policy developments, and engage in issue advocacy.  Previous experience with disability rights is desired. 

    Responsibilities:
    • Manage active caseload of consumers and provide high-quality legal services to adults with disabilities.
    • Identify patterns and practices around agency cases to advance systemic fixes
    • Engage in advocacy, community education, and coalition-building using service work to mobilize low-income clients
    • Supervise volunteers as available
    • Reports to Executive Director

    Qualifications:
    • Demonstrated commitment to advancing the rights of individuals with disabilities and/or immigrant communities
    • Experience providing direct legal services, ideally with familiarity in practicing in a non-profit context
    • eviction defense and disability rights law experience highly preferred
    • Excellent research, analytical, written, and oral communication skills
    • Ability to work with a diverse group of mission-driven staff

    • Highly motivated and self-starting
      • B.A./B.S. and J.D. degrees with membership in good standing with a State Bar (California preferred)

     

    To apply for this position, send a cover letter and resume to: jobs@ilrcsf.org

     

    Union representation is by the Office and Professional Employees International Union (OPEIU) Local No. 29, AFL-CIO.

    Independent Living Resource Center San Francisco (ILRCSF) is wheelchair accessible and provides reasonable accommodations on request, including ASL interpreters and print information in alternative formats. ILRCSF is a scent-free office in order to be fully accessible to all people with disabilities. Please do not wear any scented products including perfumes, aftershave, hairspray, etc. to any meetings, groups, or workshops held at or by ILRCSF.

    The Independent Living Resource Center San Francisco (ILRCSF) is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Reasonable accommodation provided to persons with disabilities in the application and interview process as well as in employment.

     

     

    Technology Help Desk /Trainer

     

    Job Description: Technology Help Desk/Trainer is responsible for developing and implementing outreach, community education modules, and individual consumer services related to a wide range of technology, including computers, tablets, cell phones, and other Assistive Technology. 

    The Technology Help Desk/Trainer serves the community at large, but places a sharp focus on underserved communities – including youth, seniors, and residents of institutions planning/considering transition to community living. Reports directly to the Program Director.

     

    The activities associated with this position will often be carried out outside of traditional office hours, including on weekends and during the evening, and include outreach to the homes of consumers who require it.

     

    Specific Duties Include:

    • Responsible for planning, promoting and facilitating technology classes and workshops, both on-site at ILRCSF, and at other sites in SF, aimed at consumers with disabilities,
    • Providing one-to-one consumer training in the use of technology including, but not limited to cell phones, tablets, and computers (PC and Mac,)
    • Providing troubleshooting services regarding technology-related problems and malfunctions, and making referrals to consumers who are in need of more in-depth technology repair/servicing,
    • Maintaining a presence at community/cultural events, especially in SF’s underserved communities, including but not limited to The Mission and Chinatown,
    • Coordination of services and resources related to Consumer Computer Stations,
    • Providing technology “house calls” to consumers whose disabilities limit their ability to attend classes, workshops, or tech help desk services at ILRCSF. This includes the delivery and, where called for, installation of items borrowed from ILRCSF’s Nick Feldman Device Lending Library,
    • Regular reporting and tracking of work, which includes the CILSuite online database,
    • Collaboration with other staff as part of a team, especially in the provision of services to youth, the Chinese and Spanish-speaking communities, and consumers making the transition to community-based living

     

    Required Skills and Experience

    • Personal experience as a person with a disability, and a user of technology
    • Demonstrated knowledge of technology including, but not limited to: “smart” technology, high tech devices, and a wide range of programs and applications, including those specifically designed for people with disabilities
    • Excellent presentation and facilitation skills- the ability to present information in a clear and articulate, logical and organized manner
    • Ability to lift and carry items up to 50 lbs to a height of 3-4 feet and load/unload to and them from a vehicle
    • Excellent computer skills – including social media – and the ability to learn new programs on an ongoing basis
    • Excellent organizational and time-management skills
    • Ability to work in a busy, fast-paced environment
    • Ability to communicate effectively with a broad range of consumers, including but not limited to seniors, youth, and people who have never used a computer or smartphone
    • Ability to work weekends and evenings
    • BA or equivalent experience
    • Experience working with people with disabilities preferred
    • Fluency in Spanish, Chinese and/or ASL a plus
    • Clean CA driver’s license required
    • Ability to come to work scent free

     

    To apply send a cover letter and resume to: jobs@ilrcsf.org   with the words “Tech Help Desk Position” in the subject field

    Union representation by the Office & Professional Employees, International Union Local No. 3, AFL-CIO

    Independent Living Resource Center San Francisco (ILRCSF) is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Reasonable accommodation provided to persons with disabilities in the application and interview process as well as in employment.

    Independent Living Resource Center San Francisco (ILRCSF) is wheelchair accessible and provides reasonable accommodations on request, including ASL interpreters and print information in alternative formats. ILRCSF is a scent-free office in order to be fully accessible to all people with disabilities. Please do not wear any scented products including perfumes, aftershave, hairspray, etc. to any meetings, groups, or workshops held at or by ILRCSF.

     

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    Other Employment Opportunities/Vacancies

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