METRO TORONTO CHINESE & SOUTHEAST ASIAN LEGAL CLINIC

COMMUNITY LEGAL WORKER POSITION

TWO YEAR CONTRACT POSITION

 

Metro Toronto Chinese & Southeast Asian Legal Clinic (MTCSALC), a community legal clinic funded by Legal Aid Ontario, is seeking a dynamic community legal worker to help advance social justice and racial equity through community organizing, public legal education and client services.  This is a two year full time contract position with a possibility of becoming a permanent position.

 

The anticipated start date for this position is May 1, 2017.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

 

  • Fluency in both Cantonese and Mandarin languages
  • Strong understanding of systemic issues affecting low income immigrants and refugees
  • Strong  analytical skills and deep understanding of policies affecting marginalized groups including racialized communities, immigrants and refugees
  • Effective advocacy skills
  • Experience in community organizing and community development within marginalized communities
  • Experience working with racialized communities, immigrants, refugees, and other disadvantaged communities
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Proficiency in utilizing computer technology

 

Deadline:                     April 14, 2017

 

Interested candidates are asked to submit resumes to:

         

Metro Toronto Chinese & Southeast Asian Legal Clinic

Hiring Committee

180 Dundas Street West

Suite 1701

Toronto, Ontario

M5G 1Z8

 

Tel:      (416) 971-9674

Fax:     (416) 971-6780

Email: mcsalegalclinic@gmail.com

 

We thank all applicants however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.