YOUTH JUSTICE COMMUNITY SERVICE PROGRAM

POSITION DESCRIPTION

Position Title:                 Community Service Coordinator - PART TIME

Program:                         Community Service Program | Sheboygan County

Reports to:                      Program Administrator

Position Summary:        Provide case management and community service opportunities for youth who have been referred to the program by Sheboygan County Human Service Department.

Position Functions:       

  • Review and assess all referrals received.

  • Coordinate case plan and service delivery with an emphasis on utilizing evidence based programming.

  • Verify information provided by participants.

  • Monitor participant’s compliance and progress with community service.

  • Respond to pro-social and noncompliant behaviors demonstrated by the youth.

  • Schedule and participate in case staffing (meeting with district attorney, defense attorney, and service providers) when necessary.

  • Prepare written updates to social workers for case management purposes.

  • Accurately document and track required data in web-enabled database in accordance with established program policies and procedures.

  • Willingness to be trained in and use evidence-based practices and programs with participants such as motivational interviewing, Thinking for a Change, other cognitive behavioral intervention tools as required.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of effective evidence-based practices with youth justice involved populations.

  • Strong oral and written communication skills are essential.

  • Ability to work well with diverse populations in a non-judgmental and personable manner.

  • Effective interpersonal skills in bringing people together to solve problems.

  • Strong organizational skills and willingness to be flexible.

  • Proficient in utilizing Microsoft Office applications including Word and Excel and web enabled databases.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in criminal justice or social service field.

  • Training and experience in Motivational Interviewing preferred.

  • Prior experience providing case management/community supervision services to youth preferred.

  • Knowledge of applicable social service and community service providers in Sheboygan County preferred.

  • Must pass pre-employment background check.

Position Term 

  • Agreement to abide by and subscribe to the mission, vision, and culture of JusticePoint

  • Permanent part-time, no benefits

  • Hourly, $14-$16/hour depending on experience