MILWAUKEE COUNTY EARLY INTERVENTIONS PROGRAM POSITION DESCRIPTION
Position Title: Treatment Alternatives and Diversion Case Manager
Program: Milwaukee County Early Interventions Central Liaison Unit
Reports to: Program Coordinator – Early Interventions
Position Summary: Provide case management and community supervision for low moderate to moderate risk offenders who have entered into a deferred prosecution agreement (DPA) through the Treatment Alternatives and Diversion program. Motivate participants to achieve goals and address identified criminogenic risk and needs.
· Utilize results of the Level of Service Inventory-Revised risk assessment to develop individualized case plan with the offender that targets identified criminogenic risk and needs.
· Coordinate case plan and service delivery.
· Verify information provided by offender.
· Oversee and monitor offender’s compliance with accountability interventions such as community service and restitution.
· Provide referrals to risk reduction interventions such as AODA treatment and cognitive behavioral services.
· Monitor offender’s compliance and progress with risk reduction interventions.
· Track and document intervention dosage.
· Respond to pro-social behaviors demonstrated by offender.
· Respond to non-compliance with conditions of agreement.
· Conduct CCAP criminal history checks at prescribed intervals.
· Accurately and completely document offender compliance and progress in web-enabled database.
· Schedule case staffing when necessary.
· Prepare detailed staffing and court reports.
· Attend case staffing as necessary and present offender compliance and progress information to prosecutor, defense attorney and service providers.
· Complete all required paperwork and data entry.
· Utilize evidence-based practices with participants such as motivational interviewing techniques.
· Other duties as assigned.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
· Knowledge of effective evidence-based practices with offender populations.
· Knowledge of community-based resources and AODA treatment system.
· Effective oral and written communication skills are essential.
· Demonstrate effective interpersonal skills in bringing people together to solve problems.
· Ability to interact effectively and sensitively with individuals from diverse social, economic, and ethnic backgrounds.
· Exercise good judgment
· Strong organizational skills and willingness to be flexible.
· Proficient in utilizing Microsoft Office applications including Word and Excel and web enabled databases.
· Associate or bachelor’s degree in criminal justice or social service field.
· Training and experience in Motivational Interviewing preferred.
· Minimum of two years of experience providing case management/community supervision services to criminal justice-involved individuals.
· Must pass pre-employment background check.