PLS is seeking a full-time Legal Assistant/Screener to support our Medical Legal Partnership (MLP) Program and other PLS programs as needed. The purpose of the MLP Program is to improve health and well-being for low-income people by integrating legal advocacy with health care. PLS provides legal assistance to low-income patients to address non-medical barriers to health.

Passion for promoting justice and overcoming barriers facing low-income people, being a creative and zealous staff member and a team-player, and a demonstrated commitment to achieving lasting results for clients and low-income communities are all important. By ensuring that the lowest-income people in Western North Carolina have access to full health services we will increase opportunities for positive health outcomes at the individual and community levels.

For more information about this position and how to apply, click here.  The salary ranges from $31,120 – $48,339 depending on experience.

The deadline to apply is February 28, 2022.