NWIRP is the only organization in Washington State providing comprehensive immigration legal services to low-income immigrants and refugees. Our exciting and dynamic organization serves more than 10,000 individuals from more than 100 countries and 40 language groups each year.

We seek to hire individuals with a demonstrated commitment to immigrant rights and a passion for serving immigrants and refugees in need of legal services. If you feel that your qualifications fit the description for a position listed below, we invite you to send us a résumé and cover letter for review.

Bilingual (Spanish) Legal Advocate/Paralegal, Full-Time, Tacoma, WA.
NWIRP is currently seeking to fill a full time bilingual legal advocate/paralegal position in Tacoma serving immigrants at the Northwest Detention Center. Apply by October 26 for full consideration. Position open until filled. For more information, please click here. PDF

Bilingual Staff Attorney, Full-Time, Tacoma, WA.
NWIRP seeks a bilingual attorney (with strong preference for a Spanish-speaking attorney) to work with individuals detained at the Northwest Detention Center, a regional immigration detention facility that houses up to 1,575 detainees. The attorney will be providing legal representation and assistance to individuals in removal proceedings. For full consideration, please submit application by October 26, 2014. For more information, please click here. PDF

Director of Development, Full-time, Seattle, WA.
NWIRP is seeking an experienced and passionate Director of Development to be a critical member of the team advancing one of the most important human rights issues of our era. The organization is stable and well-positioned for substantial growth. We seek a strong leader and inclusive team player to take the organization’s fundraising efforts and public presence to the next level. A successful Development and Communications Director will expertly define and execute a strategic and targeted development plan implementing key fundraising strategies to achieve the short and long-term goals of the organization. They will also help lead the communication and marketing efforts. The Director supervises the other members of the development team. For more information, please click here. PDF

Grants and Administration Associate, Full-Time, Seattle, WA.
The associate will provide support in a number of areas to NWIRP’s development and
administration staff. The associate will work in collaboration with the executive and
development directors to administer grants and contracts that support critical programs for
NWIRP. The associate will also be responsible for providing general administrative support to all units within the organization and will provide backup support for reception staff in Seattle. For more information, please click here. PDF

Summer 2015 Law Student Internships, Tacoma, WA.
Winter/spring interns will assist in directly representing detainees under the supervision of the attorneys in removal proceedings. This may include appearing in immigration court hearings, preparing clients for court, preparing witnesses, drafting a number of legal briefs and making oral arguments in court. For more information, please click here. PDF

Volunteer Opportunities at NWIRP.
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Winter/Spring 2015 Law Student Internships, Tacoma, WA.
Winter/spring interns will assist in directly representing detainees under the supervision of the attorneys in removal proceedings. This may include appearing in immigration court hearings, preparing clients for court, preparing witnesses, drafting a number of legal briefs and making oral arguments in court. For more information, please click here. PDF