CASA Volunteer Coordinator (Delaware County)

Career Description

The Delaware County Juvenile Court is seeking to hire a full-time, 40-hour per week, Volunteer Coordinator to assist the Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) Coordinator with all aspects of the CASA Program. This position will be located in the Union County Juvenile Court.

Job Requirements

The responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to:

  • Files all progress notes and correspondence/court reports in a timely manner;

  • Facilitates a minimum of two monthly group supervision sessions;

  • Attends community and fund raising functions as a liaison for the CASA Program;

  • Assists with recruiting, screening, interviewing and training of new CASAs;

  • Assists with outreach to both Delaware and Union Counties to create awareness

  • Monitors progress of CASA volunteer cases;

  • Assists with administrative functions of the program;

  • Provides scheduled and emergency coverage for the Coordinator;

  • Compiles and files required written data reports to the court; and

  • Attends meetings, hearings and home visits with CASAs, when necessary.

  • Assists with social media sites, website, and database system

     

Necessary Skills

Qualifications for this position are as follows:

  • High School Diploma, Bachelors in Human Services preferred;

  • Prior experience as an active CASA preferred;

  • Supervisory experience preferred;

  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing;

  • Public Speaking experience preferred;

  • Ability to establish rapport with youth and families;

  • Knowledge of and ability to use assertiveness and advocacy skills;

  • Knowledge of and ability to use modeling and supportive skills;

  • Knowledge of limit setting skills;

  • Knowledge of crisis intervention skills;

  • Knowledge of local and regional resources/referral services;

  • Knowledge of the Juvenile Justice System preferred.

  • Must possess a valid Ohio Driver’s License and acceptable driving record.

Company Benefits

This is an unclassified, non-exempt position. This position has a starting pay $16.00-$18.00 per hour. Applications can be obtained from our website at www.co.delaware.oh.us, at the Delaware County Human Resources Department, 10 Court Street, 2nd Floor, Delaware, Ohio, 43015, call 740/833-2120, fax 740/833-2119, or by forwarding a resume to jobs@co.delaware.oh.us. 

 

DELAWARE COUNTY, OHIO

Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer

M / F / V / D

 

Salary Range

$16-$18 per hour (starting pay)

Potential Start Date

ASAP

Posted: Department: Location: Primary Contact:
Nov-21-2016 Delaware County Juvenile Court Marysville (Union County Justice Center) Delaware County HR