Main Areas of Responsibility:
Pegasus Legal Services for Children is a non-profit organization dedicated to advancing the rights of New Mexico's children. We are seeking a full-time staff attorney to join our legal team. We represent kin relations seeking guardianship for the children in their care; Indian children in foster care; and children in need of legal services on several Pueblos.
Additional Areas of Responsibility:
This position also requires you to be licensed in New Mexico or eligible for a limited practice license; must have demonstrated interest in working on behalf of children and youth; excellent interpersonal skills; writing skills; attention to detail; and the ability to work as part of a team. Bilingual Spanish/English preferred.
Pegasus Legal Services for Children is group of hard-working humans who value a healthy work environment based on open communication, mutual respect, and understanding. We offer employer-paid health insurance, dental insurance, life and disability insurance, and a 403b retirement plan, as well as generous personal and annual leave and a week of additional paid time off during the holiday season. Pay for this position begins at $45,000 - $50,000 annually depending on experience.