Portage County Pretrial/Day Report Case Manager | Part-Time
JusticePoint, Inc. is a private non-profit agency with a commitment to social justice. The target population includes adults who may have serious and persistent mental health and/or substance abuse disorders, may be considered indigent, or be at risk for re-arrest, and are involved in the criminal justice system. Case Managers will provide service at various points of contact including the courts, county jail, and the community.
Maintain and monitor a caseload of pretrial and/or day report clients with duties to include drug screening, alcohol breath testing, referrals to community resources, and assisting the client in addressing needs to reduce the risk of pretrial misconduct and/or recidivism.
Developing knowledge and collaborative relationships with various community service providers.
Preparing written reports notifying the court or other system stakeholders of the client’s status.
Maintaining accurate and verified records that document and support activity necessary to meet the program outcomes
Perform observed urine drug/alcohol screens of program participants. For observed urine collection, collector must be the same gender as the client providing the sample.
Other duties as assigned by the Program Director.
Skills and Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree or concurrent higher education enrollment in Criminal Justice, Social Work, Psychology, or related human service field preferred
Computer literacy including working knowledge and experience of Windows and word processing, as well as data entry experience
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
High level of skill in organization and attention to detail and accuracy as well as ability to handle multiple tasks at one time
The ability to work independently
Demonstrated ability to work well with individuals from diverse economic, racial, and ethnic backgrounds
Fluency in Spanish, spoken and written, is a definite asset
Valid Wisconsin driver’s license and automobile with insurance required
Pre-employment background check, conducted by the Portage County Sheriff’s department may be required.
Permanent part-time (20 hours/week, no benefits)
Weekend and/or Early Evening Hours Required
Reports to Program Director
Agreement to abide by and subscribe to the mission, vision and culture of JusticePoint