The National Center for Youth Law is committed to hiring clerks who reflect the racial and cultural diversity of our clients. Students of color, those who will increase the diversity of NCYL, and those with personal experience in our practice areas are strongly encouraged to apply.
NCYL seeks one (1) policy-focused student to support its California-based youth justice advocacy during the Spring 2022 semester. The clerk will work with a highly experienced group of attorneys and policy advocates to uplift the voices of system-impacted youth and families, community leaders, and youth development experts, and advance reforms focused on reducing our state’s reliance on punitive, ineffective practices and expanding community-driven, health-centered approaches to youth justice.
Policy clerks will receive a stipend of $520.
Prolonged periods sitting at a desk and working on a computer.
How to Apply
Applications will be reviewed until the position is filled or until December 6, 2021.
Using the link below, please submit:
All students are encouraged to apply as early as they are permitted to do so by their schools. NCYL can work with students and their universities or law schools to arrange internships for academic credits, if available through the school.
Applicants of Color are strongly encouraged to apply.
NCYL is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, age, ethnic background, sex, disability, size, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, color, marital status, personal appearance, family responsibilities, matriculation, or genetic information.