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Employment information center of the American Friends Service Committee

The American Friends Service Committee is a Quaker Organization which includes people of various faiths who are committed to social justice, peace, and humanitarian service.  Its work is based on the Quaker belief in the worth of every person, and faith in the power of love to overcome violence and injustice. Read more about AFSC's commitment to diversity and inclusion.

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Current opening

Full Time | Philadelphia, PA

Young Leaders for Change Fellow

The Young Leaders for Change Fellowship provides an opportunity to develop a greater understanding of youth programming, organizing, trauma healing, and facilitation skills from an anti-racist de-colonializing framework within AFSC’s youth network.  The Fellow will be providing support with program planning, facilitation and curriculum development, and will work alongside youth, AFSC staff, and community through the process of developing and sustaining the Youth Integrated Strategy.  The Fellow will assist with the implementation of the AFSC youth network, which is made up of over 25 programs across the globe.

Full Time, Newark

Supervising Attorney

The Supervising Attorney is responsible for: Supervision and support of Legal Services Staff; direct legal representation; participation in statewide and nationwide advocacy activities; participation in immigrant rights program services; participation in program planning, strategic direction and development activities.

Full Time | Philadelphia, PA

Director of Security

The Director of Security manages and directs the development, implementation, and evaluation of the AFSC-wide security and risk minimization programs that impact AFSC personnel, facilities, and programs.  The Director of Security will work across the organization to build a culture and base knowledge in which general safety and security is reflected in the workplace, the programs and activities we carry out, and the communities and partnerships we engage.  Reporting to the Deputy General Secretary, this position will consult and collaborate regularly in order to facilitate growth and change.  

Full Time, Newark

Community Justice Attorney

The Community Justice Attorney will provide legal representation to indigent immigrants, including immigrant youth and their immediate family members in immigration proceedings before the Newark and Elizabeth Immigration Courts.  The Attorney will meet with clients, counsel them on eligibility for relief under the immigration laws, prepare applications for submission to the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) and the Immigration Court, and represent clients before both agencies.  In addition, the Attorney will represent children in New Jersey Superior Court in matters related to Special Immigrant Juvenile petitions. 

Full Time, Red Bank

Legal Assistant

The Legal Assistant will be part of a team providing immigration legal services to low-income immigrants in Monmouth and Ocean Counties. The Legal Assistant is responsible for maintaining a client caseload, and prepares forms, applications, and letters to be submitted to the US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), under the direction of the Supervising Attorney. 

Full Time | Red Bank, NJ

Community Staff Attorney

The Community Staff Attorney will work out of AFSC’s new office in Red Bank, New Jersey to provide legal representation to immigrants who are facing removal proceedings primarily before the Newark and Elizabeth Immigration Courts.  The Attorney will meet with clients and counsel them on eligibility for relief under immigration laws.  The Attorney will also prepare applications for submission to the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) and the Immigration Court and represent clients before the various agencies. 

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