ProKids is seeking a full-time staff attorney to provide legal representation of ProKids, as well as ongoing support and legal advice to ProKids CASA Managers/Guardians ad Litem and CASA Volunteers.
The successful candidate will represent a strong model of child advocacy to the ProKids Committed Community, working to establish and maintain strong professional relationships with the court and service community.
All ProKids employees share a belief in our vision of a safe, permanent and nurturing home for every child.
ProKids staff members have created a workplace built on the principles of diversity, equity and inclusion. Our team members go beyond their job descriptions to serve one another and our community.
More details about the position are below. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
Please apply here. No phone calls are accepted.
Team Responsibility: Provides CASA Volunteer and GAL with legal advocacy to achieve good outcomes for children. Develops capacity within the child welfare community to serve our children and their families. Prepares motions and other legally required documents. Maintains strong working relationships with the court and service community. Participates in informational meetings and provide training as needed with outside groups. Provides information and guidance for essential stories. Assists with the setting and evaluation of all agency goals and objectives.
Experience: Eligible candidates must be licensed and in good standing in Ohio. Some legal experience related to children’s protective services is preferred.