Posted on: November 23, 2021
Provides direct immigration assistance to persons/families needing
immigration legal assistance within the scope of Catholic Charities
Immigration Legal Services (CC-ILS). - This position provides legal
representation to persons. The services include, among others, the
following: (a) giving general consultation both on a collective and
individual basis, (b) completing and filing forms with the U.S.
Department of Homeland Security (USDHS) on behalf of clients, (c)
representing clients before the Department of Homeland Security
United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), (d)
networking with other community-based legal service providers in
the area of advocacy efforts and policy changes.
Knowledge, Skills, and Ability
Must be bilingual in English and Spanish.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Understanding of, and sensitivity to, people of low-income and
Ability to work with and be sensitive to non-English speakers.
Must be able to work with victims of domestic violence and be
sensitive to their needs and situation.
Ability to function as an active, collaborative, team member,
sometimes across agency lines.
Ability to translate between English and Spanish and vice versa,
fluently and accurately.
Knowledge of the U.S. immigration system desirable.
Ability to read, analyze and apply legal material to clients'
Ability to interview clients, listening fo
Keywords: CareerLink, Lincoln , Immigration Specialist, Other , Schuyler, Nebraska
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