Supervising Protective Services Attorney
Closing Date: 9/30/16
Department: Office of General Counsel/Protective Services Office
City: Sacaton, AZ
Location: Family Advocacy Center, 259 W. Seed Farm Road
DISTINGUISHING FEATURES OF THE CLASS:
The Supervising Protective Services Attorney provides litigation support and representation for child welfare, dependency, juvenile and adult in need of care matters on behalf of the Gila River Indian Community (Community). This position provides support in the more complex cases and oversight of the Protective Services Attorney’s and support staff; providing effective, vigorous and compassionate legal services.
REQUIRED EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING:
Juris Doctorate Degree from an ABA accredited law school and current membership in good standing with the Arizona State Bar; minimum of five (5) years experience as a licensed attorney practicing in child welfare proceedings; minimum three (3) years of supervisory experience.
Experience with Indian Child Welfare Act and Federal Indian Law is preferred.
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