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Jobs & Internships

We are a passionate, diverse group of individuals who come from all over the world. When you walk through our office, you’ll hear conversations in more than 30 languages. While our office environment is casual and light, we work hard to achieve our goals. If you’re an ambitious individual who is passionate about our cause, apply today!

Senior Immigration Attorney

Position Description
Mosaic Family Services seeks a Senior Immigration Attorney to provide representation to survivors of all forms of human trafficking and intimate partner violence before U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services and in immigration court. The Senior Attorney will supervise Department of Justice accredited representatives, provide mentorship and oversight for legal fellows appearing in immigration court and filing appeals, and collaborate with the Legal Program Director to recruit and train volunteers and pro bono attorneys and provide general outreach on immigration services available.

Position’s Responsibilities:

  • Provide coordination of delivery of immigration legal services to survivors of human trafficking and intimate partner violence;
  • Develop specialized knowledge related to all areas of immigration law affecting survivors of intimate partner violence and human trafficking including removal defense, emerging best practices under new policy changes, interviews before USCIS, and appellate practice in immigration law;
  • Provide direct immigration legal services to foreign national human trafficking and intimate partner violence assault survivors, including filing of T visa, U visa, Violence Against Women Act self-petitions, and related applications, renewals and appeals;
  • Representation in immigration proceedings before the Executive Office for Immigration Review.
  • Supervise accredited representatives and legal assistants as well immigration-related work by fellows, interns and pro-bono attorneys.
  • Develop training materials and provide training to volunteer attorneys, interns and fellows on immigration topics;
  • Collaborate with current community partners and form new partnerships in immigrant advocacy community and immigration bar; and
  • Contribute to programmatic reporting required under grants.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Licensed to practice law in Texas or licensed in another state and eligible to apply to be licensed in Texas;
  • Two or more years practice experience in immigration law;
  • A demonstrated commitment to public interest work and desire to assist survivors of trauma;
  • Strong writing, communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills; and
  • An ability to work collaboratively in a variety of contexts with both attorneys and other professionals as well as an ability to work independently to develop new knowledge and skills.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience providing victim-centered, trauma-informed, and culturally competent legal assistance to crime victims/survivors;
  • Specialized experience filing U Visa, T Visa, or Violence Against Women Act self-petitions;
  • Three or more years practice that includes majority immigration clients;
  • Supervision experience of interns/law students, legal assistants, or other attorneys; and
  • Bilingual in English and Spanish is strongly preferred.

The Senior Attorney will report to the Legal Program Director. Salary is commensurate with experience and degree of preferred qualifications.

Application Instructions: To apply please email a cover letter and resume to Alison Maher at [email protected]

Shelter Advocate (Part-time)

Shelter Advocate Part Time
Saturday & Sunday 2 pm – 10 pm

Essential Functions:

  • Perform day-to-day activities of a House Attendant, which includes, but is not limited to the following:  
  • Answer the 24-hr hotline, and screen calls for program admission.
  • Complete orientation and intake, and review Cooperative Living Agreement and safety plans with new residents.
  • Provide appropriate referrals and information for hotline callers (victims and non-victims)
  • Conduct crisis counseling and intervention, and emotional support for Mosaic House residents and hotline.
  • Maintain proper client, program, and facility documentation, including communication log, hotline forms, medication logs, bus logs, volunteer sign in, confidentiality forms, group activity sing in, daily count, etc.
  • Provide interpretation and translation services as needed.
  • Maintain applicable knowledge of Mosaic Family Services’ policies and procedures.
  • Participate in professional trainings and conferences related to family violence, human trafficking, refugees, trauma-informed care, and other relevant topics as approved or requested by Supervisor.
  • Participate in weekly and/or monthly Mosaic House staff meetings at the shelter.
  • Assist with other duties as assigned by Supervisor or their designee.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in a human service field preferred.
  • Experience and compassion in working with victims of family violence, human trafficking, trauma, and refugee and immigrant population preferred.
  • Effective communication with culturally diverse populations.
  • Strong time management skills and the ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment.
  • Strong organization, writing, and technology skills.
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Bilingual in Spanish AND English required.

Application Instructions: Please submit resume and cover letter to Nancy Rocha at [email protected]

Accounting Assistant (Part-time)

Position: Accounting Assistant
Type of Employee: Part-time (20 hours/week)
Supervisor: Finance Manager

Principal Duties:

  • Manage aspects of day-to-day bookkeeping and accounting processes including but not limited to A/P, A/R, payroll, JE, and bank reconciliation
  • Process invoices and deposits in a timely manner
  • Support Finance Manager, Program Directors and Fund Development staff in developing and analyzing agency and grant proposal budgets
  • Complete training on reporting to government contracts, accounting policies, business compliance, and other relevant topics
  • Assist Finance Manager in managing staff’s benefits, and updating personnel policy and procedures as needed.
  • Other tasks assigned by Executive Director and Finance Manager

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Degree in accounting or related field and/or 1 year work related experience.
  • Strong knowledge of Excel, and computerized accounting systems (Financial Edge preferred)
  • Knowledge of basic accounting practices (non-profit accounting preferred), internal control, and auditing procedures
  • Ability to multi-task and work independently in a fast-paced work environment
  • Comfortable in working with a culturally diverse team

Application Instructions: Using PDF format, submit your resume and cover letter to Han Le, Finance Manager at [email protected]

Accounting Consultant

Position: Accounting Consultant
Type of Employment: Independent Contractor
Hours : Less than 10 hours a month

Principal Duties:

  • Review payroll, bank reconciliation and financial data to execute month-end closing
  • Assist Finance staff in preparing documentation for monitoring visit, independent audit
    and tax preparation
  • Work closely with Finance staff to improve financial system as well as fiscal policy if
    necessary
  • Provide assistance to Finance staff in transferring data from Quickbooks to Financial
    Edge

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting and 1 year work related experience. Masters’ degree in
    accounting or finance preferred
  • Strong knowledge of Excel, Financial Edge and Quickbooks
  • Knowledge of fund accounting, internal control, and auditing procedures

Please submit resume, cover letter and desired hourly rate to Han Le, Finance Manager, at [email protected] 

Counselor (Part-Time, 15 hours)


Program:  
Mental Health Counseling Program

Essential Functions:

  • Conduct outreach and education to appropriate communities.
  • Provide individual and group counseling/therapy for adults.
  • Provide art and play therapy for children.
  • Conduct assessments and diagnose symptoms.
  • Treat victims in their symptoms of diagnose
  • Conduct weekly support groups for adult residents.
  • Conduct weekly support groups for child residents.
  • Develop safety plans for victim
  • Conduct needs assessment and intake for victim
  • Conduct crisis counseling and supportive counseling.
  • Assist in the development of resources for immigrant victims of crime.
  • Provide referrals to appropriate services for victims as needed.
  • Provide interpretation and translation as needed.
  • Maintain updated knowledge on domestic violence, human trafficking, and immigration issues.
  • Maintain proper documentation and record keeping.
  • Provide weekly and monthly reports in timely manner.
  • Participate in weekly staff meetings.
  • Other duties as assigned by the Program Director.

Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree or equivalent in a human service field.  Licensed required LMSW, LCSW, LPC, LPC-I.
  • Experiences in refugee and immigrant services.
  • Experiences in working with victims of family violence.
  • Effective communication with culturally diverse populations.
  • Sensitivity to the needs of victims of family violence.
  • Bilingual in English and Spanish.
  • Strong oral and paperwork skills.

Please submit resume and cover letter to Claudia Ospina, Program Director at [email protected]

Counseling Intern

Program Description:

We provide individual, family, and group counseling to survivors of human rights abuses. We also provide play therapy services and expressive arts therapy. The counseling staff is comprised of LPC, LPC-Intern, LMSW, LCSW, and practicum level counselors. There are LPC-Supervisors on staff. Mosaic is a United Way affiliate. We are committed to providing training for LPC-Interns and Masters Level students.

Counselors work with a wide variety of clients involved in:

  • Individual Counseling
  • Family Counseling
  • Play Therapy
  • Expressive Arts
  • Activity and Support Groups

Application Procedure & Requirements:

  • Group Supervision is on the 4th Thursday of the month at noon(attendance required)
  • Minimum two semester commitment
  • Availability to work weekdays, evenings and some weekends if required
  • Minimum fifteen direct client contact hours per week
  • Individual Supervision is one hour per week and will be coordinated with staff supervisor
  • Provide counseling at office as well as at shelter
  • Advanced practicum students preferred

Application Instructions:

  • Please specify the semester you would like to begin
  • Apply the semester prior

Send a copy of your cover letter, resume, and references to:
Claudia R. D’Avila – Program Director
[email protected]
972-755-4421 ext. 105

Development Department Intern

Job Title: Development Department Summer Intern – unpaid

Duties:

  • Assist with marketing efforts for Mosaic including website, blog posts, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn
  • Help maintain donor tracking system
  • Assist Development Director/Development Manager with newsletters, mail campaigns, and other communication materials, including special event and other special campaign communication
  • Assist Development Director in keeping track of silent auction items for Mosaic’s fall gala
  • Assist Development Director in maintaining processes for gift acceptance, donor acknowledgement, and donor tracking

Qualifications:

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility in schedule
  • Organized, creative and detail-oriented
  • Strong computer skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, etc.) required
  • Experience using social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, etc.)
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced, multicultural work environment

Send a copy of your cover letter and resume to Genevieve Petersen at [email protected]

*Please note: Our internships are unpaid.