Legal Caseworker

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ORGANIZATION: Idealist.org

Recruiting Organization: Indigo Volunteers

We are looking for individuals with passion and experience in immigration and asylum law to volunteer as Legal Caseworkers, assisting individuals and providing legal advice on topics such as asylum law and family reunification.

You will also work in close collaboration with translators and contribute to keeping up to date with relevant legal topics, such as refugee law, Greek asylum procedure and European asylum law.

French language skills are prioritised, but other language skills or experience working with translators will be considered an advantage too.


Requirements:

  • Law degree (preferred)
  • Experience in legal aid , and a preference for those who have experience in asylum law
  • Compassionate and committed to the project
  • French and/or Greek language skills (preferred)
  • Commitment of at least 6 months and be at least 24 years old
  • Ability to volunteer in Greece for min 6 months without a VISA.

Benefits:

  • Opportunity to gain valuable experience working in the field;
  • Monthly volunteering stipend
  • Training and development opportunities

Why you should apply?

By joining our solidarity movement, you will actively support non-profits and humanitarian projects that depend on volunteers' skills and expertise to provide vital services to refugees and migrants. Share your time, knowledge, and skills to bring a positive impact in the lives of those who have fallen through the cracks of existing support systems.

How to apply

By becoming an Indigo Volunteer, you will join one of our amazing grassroots partner organisations in the field and support displaced communities around Europe. Indigo was established to inspire more people to volunteer and to do so responsibly; and all our services are fee-free! Learn more and apply atwww.indigovolunteers.org/apply

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About Idealist.org

Location:

389 5th Ave, 9th Floor, New York, NY 11109, US

Mission Statement

To bridge the gap between intention and action in order to bring about social impact.

Description

Idealist is a leading online global resource for finding jobs in the nonprofit sector, as well as volunteer opportunities and graduate school programs for social impact.

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Education & Literacy
Health & Medicine
Community, Education & Literacy, Health & Medicine

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Athens, XA CO15 1TJGreece

(37.98381,23.72754)
 

SKILLS

  • Paralegal
  • Public Advocacy

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • WEEKDAYS, FULL_TIME

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