CASE MANAGER - MSW
QUEENS SUPERVISED RELEASE PROGRAM
Location: Queens (Long Island City)
Hours: TBD (Some Eve/Weekends Required)
Salary: $55,000 Status: Full Time
The Criminal Justice Agency (CJA), a non-profit organization under contract with the City of New York to provide pre-trial and research services to the courts, operates a Supervised Release Program in Queens Criminal Court
The program, which operates during the day and night court in Queens, screens targeted defendants for release at criminal court arraignment, subject to specific conditions including maintaining face-to-face and telephone contact with the program, participating in a an assessment process to identify needs such as substance abuse and mental health, and agreeing to program monitoring of court appearances and re-arrests.
This is a great opportunity for a dynamic, knowledgeable and experienced individual with a social service, psychology, clinical or legal background to help make an impact on the ever changing role of the court system and alternative initiatives aimed at reducing detention and crime rates in the City.
The Case Manager’s functions include:
The successful candidate will possess a combination of the following knowledge, skills, and experiences:
DEALINE FOR APPLICATIONS: 4/6/17 or Until filled
TO APPLY: Submit Cover Letter & Resume to the attention of the Director of Court Programs
Note: Only those candidates being considered will be contacted. No phone calls please.
CJA offers a very generous benefit plan including health, dental and vision insurance, four weeks’ vacation, paid holidays and a retirement plan with employer matching contributions.
The New York City Criminal Justice Agency is an Equal Opportunity Employer