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Thanks for your interest in joining the LAA team!

To apply for a position, please send your résumé and a cover letter to the individual designated in the job description.

Job Title: LAA Executive Assistant

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Job Title: Development Coordinator

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Job Title: Paralegal – Dalton

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Job Title:  Part-Time Computer Class Instructor

Organization:  Latin American Association

Job Description: Teach Windows Basic, Internet/Email, Excel, PowerPoint, and Word courses to Spanish-speaking adults. For all courses, candidates are expected to keep class records, assist with placement testing if necessary, attend staff meetings, and participate in faculty projects.

Hours:

Teach morning (9:30am – 11:30am) and/or evening (6:30pm – 8:30pm) adult computer classes 4 days a week: Monday through Thursday and/or Saturdays (9:30am – 12:30pm). Minimum class time of 5 hours per week.

Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree and 3 years of relevant experience with adult learners preferred.  Advanced to native-level Spanish proficiency is required. Candidates should have excellent communication skills, be enthusiastic and show evidence of dedication to the profession.

Must have advanced to expert understanding of:

  • Computer Maintenance (basics of computer hardware, types software, file maintenance, virus protection)
  • Microsoft Word (text boxes, symbol insertion, search/replace feature, text alignment, formatting, tables, columns, objects, images, etc.)
  • Internet Explorer (types of Internet access, navigation and search strategies, favorites, history, access functions, personalization of navigator, etc.)
  • Email (sending, receiving, attachments, safe transactions, password protection, newsgroups, email lists, email regulations, etc.)
  • PowerPoint (copy/move/delete slides, indenting and spacing, create/modify/format/group-ungroup/order graphics/objects, charts, lines and forms, insert sounds and movies, animate text, hide slides, change slide transitions, etc.)
  • Excel (workbooks/sheets, basic formulas, auto fill, borders and shading, row and column height, cell alignment, page breaks, hide/show sheets, lock/unlock cells, graphics/images, slide intervals, etc.)

Compensation: Based on credentials and experience

Application Procedure: Send your resume to lgavrilov@thelaa.org or call 404-638-1802

Job Title:  Translator (Outsourcer)

Department:  Economic Empowerment

Reports to:  Translation Coordinator

Status:  Non-Exempt

Start Date:  January 31, 2018

Position Purpose: Translate different types of documents from Spanish to English and from English to Spanish (the majority of documents will be translated from Spanish to English).

Qualifications:

  • Proficiency in English and Spanish
  • Experience in translation
  • Ability to maintain consistent attention to detail and accuracy
  • Computer skills in Microsoft Office
  • Bachelor´s Degree in a related field is preferred
  • Certification in Translation is preferred
  • Completed high school education
  • Must be able to legally work in the United States

Application Procedure: Send your resume to translations@thelaa.org or call 404-638-1829.

Job Title: Attorney – Dalton

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Job Title: Program Manager – Dalton

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Job Title: Family Well-Being Specialist – Dalton

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Job Title: VISTA Partnership Outreach Coordinator

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Job Title: VISTA Economic Empowerment  Coordinator

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Job Title: Gwinnett- Family Well Being Specialist – Case Manager – Latino Homelessness Prevention Program

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