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Salaries are commensurate with qualifications and experience. California Western School of Law offers competitive benefits, including 403(b) and flexible spending plans.

Unless otherwise stated below, interested individuals should provide a cover letter describing their interest in and qualifications for the position, salary requirements, and résumé to: California Western School of Law: Human Resources at HR@cwsl.edu.

 


Digital Marketing Coordinator

 

California Western School of Law (CWSL) in San Diego seeks applicants for a full-time Digital Marketing Coordinator for the California Innocence Project (CIP).  This position reports to the Associate Director for CIP.  The Digital Marketing Coordinator will be responsible for all aspects of fundraising and development-related outreach for CIP. The Digital Marketing Coordinator will successfully support the efforts of CIP by crafting passionately curated solicitations for social media and the CIP website, as well as, event planning and relationship building.

For more information about the California Innocence Project (CIP), please view CIP’s website at https://californiainnocenceproject.org/

The primary responsibilities (include but are not limited to):

  • Assist with program/campaign planning and management.

  • Update and manage the program’s website and social medial presence, including Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

  • Maintain CIP contact and fundraising databases.

  • Craft and send regularly scheduled communications, newsletters and solicitation materials.

  • Assist in organizing all fundraising events for CIP.

  • Assist with developing and maintaining relationships with all current donors to CIP.

  • Assist with developing recruitment strategies to maximize development possibilities for potential donors, foundations, and organizations.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent required.

  • At least 3 years of progressively responsible experience in a high pace, deadline driven administrative support position preferred.

  • Must have development experience.

  • Advanced computer skills.

  • Knowledge and proficiency in social media required.

  • Experience in higher education or nonprofit organizations beneficial.

  • Requires ability to work on weekends and some evenings.

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About us:

Established in 1924, CWSL is an ABA accredited and AALS member, non-profit law school located in downtown San Diego, California. CWSL has the distinction of being San Diego’s oldest law school. CWSL is the recipient of numerous community service awards, including the State Bar of California President’s Pro Bono Service Award, and the federal government’s President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll. The law school is also home to numerous outstanding programs, including the California Innocence Project, Community Law Project, and New Media Rights Program. The faculty are dedicated to teaching, research, and service to the community. Detailed information is available at https://www.cwsl.edu/

Salaries are commensurate with qualifications and experience. The law school offers competitive benefits, including 403(b) and flexible spending plans. 

The law school is an Equal Opportunity Employer dedicated to affirmative action and to excellence through diversity. The law school provides reasonable accommodations to qualified applicants with disabilities upon request.

 


 

Department Coordinator

California Western School of Law (CWSL) in San Diego seeks applicants for a full-time Department Coordinator for the Career and Professional Development Office (CPDO).  The Department Coordinator is responsible for providing administrative and secretarial support to CPDO.  The Department Coordinator will perform data entry and maintain, develop and analyze a current database of information about legal employment opportunities, legal employers and employment statistics. The Department Coordinator will assist with monitoring and promoting job opportunities. The Department Coordinator will update and edit the CPDO website, proactively manage social media and manage CPDO marketing. He/She should possess great attention to detail and follow through skills. He/She must have strong problem-solving abilities and be resourceful in researching and obtaining information. Individual must be a self-starter, be able to prioritize, have good judgment and complete multiple tasks of varying complexity and urgency in a timely and efficient manner.  The individual must have a firm commitment to provide exemplary services in a demanding and challenging environment. 

Applicants must submit a cover letter and resume to be considered for the position.

The primary responsibilities (include but are not limited to):

  • Provide administrative and secretarial support to CPDO, including staffing the reception desk, answering phones, greeting visitors, and maintaining the appointment calendar.

  • Assist with and manage the collection and analysis of and tracking, entering and reporting data respecting career services programming and employment of students and graduates.

  • Assist with organizing and marketing CPDO programming and events.

  • Be the CPDO technology, data, website, social media, and computer expert and resource.

  • Assist in administering, implementing and promoting student participation in CPDO programs and services.

Qualifications: 

  • College degree required.

  • At least 2-3 years of related work experience.

  • Strong documentation and organization habits. 

  • Excellent customer service skills.

  • Must possess high level of computer skills and proficiency using MS Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Outlook.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills are required. 

  • Project management experience a plus.

  • Experience in higher education, legal field, and/or an office setting a plus.      

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  • Application review will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

About us:

Established in 1924, CWSL is an ABA accredited and AALS member, non-profit law school located in downtown San Diego, California. CWSL has the distinction of being San Diego’s oldest law school. CWSL is the recipient of numerous community service awards, including the State Bar of California President’s Pro Bono Service Award, and the federal government’s President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll. The law school is also home to numerous outstanding programs, including the California Innocence Project, Community Law Project, and New Media Rights Program. The faculty are dedicated to teaching, research, and service to the community. Detailed information is available at https://www.cwsl.edu/

Salaries are commensurate with qualifications and experience. The law school offers competitive benefits, including 403(b) and flexible spending plans. 

The law school is an Equal Opportunity Employer dedicated to affirmative action and to excellence through diversity. The law school provides reasonable accommodations to qualified applicants with disabilities upon request.


Assistant Director of Academic Achievement

 

California Western School of Law (CWSL) in San Diego seeks applicants for a full-time Assistant Director of Academic Achievement. Under the general direction of the Assistant Dean for Academic Achievement, the Assistant Director of Academic Achievement provides academic and bar support to help students develop the analytical and study skills necessary to succeed in law school and on the bar exam. We are seeking an experienced team member to administer our integrated and robust academic support and bar preparation program for current students and graduates. Duties include: administering the teaching fellows tutoring program, in coordination with assigned faculty; collaborating to design, coordinate and deliver bar support programming; providing one-on-one and small group tutoring; developing and teaching legal analysis and skills workshops; providing support and guidance to the student teaching fellows; and completing other tasks as assigned. Teaching responsibilities include first year and upper division academic support, legal skills, and/or bar preparation course(s). The successful candidate will be invited to start as soon as January 2020, but no later than June 2020.

The primary responsibilities (include but are not limited to):

  • Supervise teaching fellows in the CWSL tutoring programs in coordination with assigned faculty.

  • Present legal analysis and skills workshops.

  • Work with first-year and upper division students facing academic difficulty, including course planning.

  • Teach the Academic Skills and Analysis Program (ASAP) for first-year students and other skills courses as assigned.

  • Assist alumni who are studying for the California bar exam.

Qualifications: 

  • Juris Doctor from an ABA accredited law school required.

  • Successful passage of the California Bar Exam required.

  • At least one year of law teaching experience in an academic support or bar preparation program required; two or more years preferred.

  • Experience in learning theories and effective pedagogy, including formative and summative assessment required.

  • Experience in course planning, classroom presentations, and one-on-one tutoring preferred.

  • Two years of supervisory experience preferred.

  • Knowledge of California Civil Procedures and California bar exam topics preferred.

  • An equivalent combination of education and experience may be substituted.

 

About us:

  • Established in 1924, CWSL is an ABA accredited and AALS member, non-profit law school located in downtown San Diego, California. CWSL has the distinction of being San Diego’s oldest law school. CWSL is the recipient of numerous community service awards, including the State Bar of California President’s Pro Bono Service Award, and the federal government’s President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll. The law school is also home to numerous outstanding programs, including the California Innocence Project, Community Law Project, and New Media Rights Program. The faculty are dedicated to teaching, research, and service to the community. Detailed information is available at https://www.cwsl.edu/

 

Apply now

  • Interested applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, list of references, and a cover letter describing your interest in and qualifications for the position, salary requirements, and resume to: Human Resources at HR@cwsl.edu.

  • Application review will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Salaries are commensurate with qualifications and experience. The law school offers competitive benefits, including 403(b) and flexible spending plans. 

The law school is an Equal Opportunity Employer dedicated to affirmative action and to excellence through diversity. The law school provides reasonable accommodations to qualified applicants with disabilities upon request.


Educational Technician - Bilingual (Spanish) 

 

California Western School of Law (CWSL) is seeking applications for an Educational Technician and Instructional Technologist (Educational Technician). Knowledge and experience with CANVAS is required. Under the direct supervision of the Associate Director for the Instituto Latinoamericano de Derecho y Justicia (ILDJ), the incumbent will be responsible for assisting faculty in established online and hybrid courses offered in CWSL’s Maestria program, run by ILDJ.  This position will assist with the administration of learning management system(s) (LMS). The Educational Technician will also monitor and troubleshoot synchronous online classes, which may be taught early mornings, at mid-day, after hours or on weekends, and provide technical support for online faculty and students.  Additional responsibilities include helping facilitate Web video production and editing. This positon will also provide technological support to all the ILDJ’s programs. Visit our website for more information on ILDJ https://www.cwsl.edu/news/newsroom/campus-news/2018/07/02/dean-announces-launch-of-the-latin-american-institute-of-law-and-justice

 

The primary responsibilities of the Educational Technician (include but not limited to):

  • Develops basic operating instructions, training materials, and online manuals for students, and faculty members.

  • Helps faculty identify best instructional delivery methods for different learning styles or levels of instruction.
  • Provides technical support for online LMS, including Canvas, and with educational videoconferencing systems such as Zoom and Elluminate.
  • Trains on how to use the LMS software for ILDJ programs.

  • Provides technical support and assistance with respect to video content management in online courses, including the use of Panopto, Moviemaker, iMovie, and Acclaim.
  • Troubleshoots LMS issues for the Maestria program as needed. Troubleshoots technical problems experienced by students and faculty during synchronous online classes.

  • Works with the school’s Information Technology department as needed.

  • Creates and maintains databases for all programs.

  • Creates electronic messages, including invitations, postcards, newsletters, and other e-mail blasts for all programs.

  • Works with program coordinators to maintain and enhance the online media presence of ILDJ.

  • Helps facilitate Web video production and editing.
  • Works with Educational Technology Technician and Audio Visual Supervisor as needed to facilitate duties/functions.

 

To qualify, the successful candidate will have the following: 

  • Bachelor’s degree with major or minor in Instructional Technology, Educational Technology, Education, or related area of study required.  Master’s degree in one of these fields preferred.

  • Two years related experience required.

  • An equivalent combination of education and experience may be substituted.

  • Spanish-language fluency, verbal and written, required.

  • Must be willing to work evenings and weekends, Saturdays in particular.

  • The individual must have daily access to a reliable vehicle.  Must be able to obtain and/or maintain a valid California driver’s license and personal vehicle insurance acknowledging the vehicle is used for employee’s work purposes.  Must maintain a clean driving record.

  • Advance-level computer skills.

  • Working knowledge of Canvas LMS is required.

  • Experience with videoconferencing, and some experience with video capture and video content management software such as Panopto and Zoom.

  • Experience with database programs required. 

  • Familiarity with MS Active Directory.

  • Experience in word processing and MS programs is essential.

  • Aptitude for learning new technology.

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Introduce yourself by sending us a cover letter describing your interest in and qualifications for the position, salary requirements, and resume to: Human Resources at HR@cwsl.edu.

Established in 1924, California Western School of Law is an ABA accredited, non-profit law school. Our downtown campus is in the center of San Diego’s legal and cultural communities. We are committed to using the law to solve human and societal problems. Detailed information is available at https://www.cwsl.edu/

Salaries are commensurate with qualifications and experience. The law school offers competitive benefits, including 403(b) and flexible spending plans. 

The law school is an Equal Opportunity Employer dedicated to affirmative action and to excellence through diversity. The law school provides reasonable accommodations to qualified applicants with disabilities upon request.

 


 

 

 

 

California Western is an Equal Opportunity Employer dedicated to affirmative action and to excellence through diversity. The law school provides reasonable accommodations to qualified applicants with disabilities upon request.