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Searching for a legal case assistant

Under the direct supervision and direction of the Case Assistant Manager, the New York City Administration for Children's Services', Family Court Legal Services Division, is seeking to hire a Legal Case Assistant. The starting salary for this full-time position is $45,615.00 to $70,810.00 annually and the work location is 330 Jay Street, Brooklyn, New York 11201. There is only one position available and it will be posted until May 9, 2014. The job ID is #149625. Please go to http://www.nyc.gov/jobs and look in the 'Clerical & Administrative Support' link.

To be eligible for this position, candidates must possess a baccalaureate degree from an accredited college and two years experience in community work or community centered activities or a high school diploma and six years experience in community work or community centered activities. All candidates must have a high school diploma or equivalent.

Some of the duties a Legal Case Assistant will perform are; preparing reports, working closely with ACS divisions, draft correspondence with other agencies, working with community providers and attending meetings and conferences with community officials, families in court proceedings and other ACS divisions for resolutions.

Applicants must be knowledgeable in computer systems and have worked in community organizations and law offices. For a complete and detailed description of educational requirements and job responsibilities, please go to http://www.nyc.gov/jobs and search for job ID #149625.

You will be able to upload your resume and cover letter online by following the links as described above and hitting on the 'apply now' link. All applicants will be background checked in child abuse and maltreatment.

I hope this information was helpful. For all of you who will apply for this position, I wish you the best of luck. Please check out the video for tips on sending a cover letter with your resume.

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