National Center for Lesbian Rights

NCLR is a strong and effective national legal organization dedicated to achieving full civil and human rights for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer & questioning (LGBTQ) people and their families through impact litigation, public policy work, direct legal services, and community and public education. NCLR values team and community collaboration and fosters an engaged and dynamic work culture where staff are valued and thrive.

NCLR advocates for more than 5,000 lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people and their families in all fifty states each year, including LGBTQ seniors, immigrants, athletes, and youth. Our impact litigation serves all LGBTQ people in the United States. For more information about NCLR, please visit our website: www.NCLRights.org.

Oct 15, 2021
Full time
$93,420 - $104,319 yearly
National Center for Lesbian Rights Remote Available
Title: Senior Youth Policy Counsel Department: Legal Status: Full-Time Exempt Position: $93,420-$104,319 (D.O.E.) Location: San Francisco, CA (remote possible)   Position Description The National Center for Lesbian Rights (NCLR) seeks a highly skilled, dedicated, and experienced Senior Youth Policy Counsel with 7-10 years of relevant experience. The Senior Youth Policy Counsel will develop and implement legal strategies to promote the health and well-being of LGBTQ youth through community education, strategic collaboration, and public policy advocacy nationally. The work will be focused on developing alternatives to the youth justice and child welfare systems that are responsive to the needs and healthy development of LGBTQ youth. The Senior Youth Policy Counsel will also coordinate with the Born Perfect team to eliminate conversion therapy, the Transgender Youth Project Director, the Family Law team to oppose unwarranted regulation of LGBTQ families...