If you are a person with a disability who believes your rights may have been violated, call our intake line Mon-Fri 9a - 4p at 1-800-252-9108.
Disability Rights Texas, an equal opportunity employer, is the federally designated legal protection and advocacy agency (P&A) for people with disabilities in Texas. Our mission is to help people with disabilities understand and exercise their rights under the law, ensuring their full and equal participation in society. For more information on our organization, click here. We are dedicated to a policy of nondiscrimination in employment upon any unlawful basis, including but not limited to, race, color, creed, religion, age, sex, national origin, marital status, military status, sexual orientation, disability, genetic information or any other prohibited factor. Due to the nature of the organization’s mission and work, we highly encourage individuals with disabilities to inquire about employment in any open position to which we are seeking to fill. The organization makes reasonable accommodations for qualified applicants and employees who have a disability.
An employer of choice and a one-of-a-kind organization in Texas, Disability Rights Texas combines legal work, advocacy, training and policy initiatives. We offer a unique opportunity to contribute to a critical civil rights movement and to develop a unique and marketable skill set. Employees of Disability Rights Texas are afforded a robust benefits package including competively priced comprehensive insurance coverage, retirement, work/life flexibility and paid time off, plus a casual work environment with many of the most talented and passionate people in the legal and advocacy profession. Click here for an overview of our benefit package.
A summary of open positions for which we are currently accepting applications follows. To read the detailed job description and apply for the position, click on the position title.
STATE SUPPORTED LIVING CENTERS ADVOCATE - HOUSTON, TEXAS - Disability Rights Texas seeks an Advocate in Houston, Texas to serve on the State Supported Living Centers team. Under the direction and guidance of an attorney, this position provides direct case level services to the organization's clients.
LEGAL SECRETARY - LUBBOCK, TEXAS - Disability Rights Texas seeks a Legal Secretary in Lubbock, Texas. Under the direction and guidance of the regional manager / attorney, this position provides legal and administrative / clerical support services to staff.