Opportunities at ELC

Summer intern Sarah Bell videotapes an ELC press conference in the Capitol.

Staff Openings

Pittsburgh: Staff Attorney

The Education Law Center seeks an experienced attorney for a full-time position in our Pittsburgh office. Please click here to view the full announcement. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

Philadelphia:  Budget and Financial Assistant

The Education Law Center is seeking a Budget and Financial Assistant. This position will assist with budgeting, financial reports and grant tracking. This is a part-time hourly position. The work schedule is flexible and negotiable.

Prior experience with finance is preferred, but not essential. Candidates must have excellent proficiency with Microsoft Excel and confidence working with numbers. The position is open immediately.

Applications and questions should be directed to Christine Gaffney.

Philadelphia: Paralegal / Intake Coordinator

The Education Law Center seeks an experienced paralegal for a full-time position in our Philadelphia office. Please click here to view the full announcement. Applicants will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

 

Opportunities for Law Students

Postgraduate Fellowships

Education Law Center seeks to sponsor applicants for postgraduate legal fellowships to start in the Fall of 2019.  Applicants should be law students graduating in the Spring of 2019 or current law clerks and should have a demonstrated commitment to public interest law.

Interested candidates should send application materials (cover letter, resume, law school transcript, list of references, and writing sample) to Tracy Callahan. Please apply before July 23, 2018. We will review applications on a rolling basis.  Full details here.

 

Philadelphia Internships

  • Fall & Spring Semesters: Applications from 2Ls and 3Ls for an externship or practicum in the Philadelphia office during the school year will be reviewed on a rolling basis, but submission of a resume and cover letter to Kristina Moon is recommended by January 20th for Spring positions and April 15 for Fall positions. Click here to download the Philadelphia semester posting in PDF format.
  • Summer 2018: All positions are now filled.
  • Summer 2019: Applications from 1Ls and 2Ls for summer internships in ELC’s Philadelphia office will be reviewed on a rolling basis, but the final deadline is January 15, 2019. Please send a cover letter, resume, writing sample, and list of references to Kristina Moon.  Click here to download the Philadelphia summer posting in PDF format.
  • Internships in the Philadelphia office are unpaid. ELC is happy to support students applying for funding from other sources or for course credit.
The Education Law Center is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, national origin, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, or status with regard to public assistance.  ELC encourages people of color, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities to apply.