Employment Opportunities

Staff Assistant 

Disability Rights Florida has a job opening for a Staff Assistant in our Hollywood, Florida Office.

This is a non-exempt position responsible for the performance of administrative duties necessary for efficient functioning of a professional office. This position provides a variety of project and administrative support duties including word processing, front desk coverage, filing, scheduling, docketing and calendaring, maintaining and ordering of office supplies and equipment and preparing correspondence/documents for mailing. The position works closely with lawyers, paralegal and advocates.  

Knowledge and proficiency in all Microsoft Office programs, as well as excellent writing and organizational skills required. Excellent benefits package. A favorable background check is also required.

Please submit an application and detailed resume to Reneej@disabilityrightsflorida.org. Deadline to apply is October 19, 2017.

DFWP/EEO.  

Staff Attorney

Disability Rights Florida is accepting applications for a Staff Attorney.

Our attorneys provide legal services and engage in individual and systemic advocacy on behalf of individuals with disabilities. Staff attorneys investigate allegations of civil rights violations and monitor state and private facilities for compliance with laws protecting the rights of individuals with disabilities. The ideal candidate would have several years of practical legal experience developing cases for hearings or trial, as well as a demonstrated interest in disability rights and a commitment to social justice advocacy.

Excellent writing and organizational skills are required. Statewide travel required.

Salary is commensurate with education and experience. A favorable background check is required. Excellent benefits package.

Please submit application, resume, and writing sample to: Paige Morgan, Disability Rights Florida, 2473 Care Dr. Suite 200, Tallahassee, FL 32308, fax 850-488-8640 or by email: paigem@disabilityrightsflorida.org

DFWP/EOE

Employment Application

When you apply for a position at Disability Rights Florida, you may need to complete our employment application. It is an accessible PDF file that you can fill it out and signed electronically, save it, and send it to us.

If you want to request an accommodation or need any assistance completing the application, please contact us at 1-800-342-0823.