(AVAILABILITIES IN ALL BOROUGHS OF NYC)
Our work seeks to reduce jail overcrowding and unnecessary detention in New York City.
Are you a leader looking to encourage and inspire a team to achieve this mission?
Are you a relationship builder and motivator?
Are you a justice professional looking for an opportunity to affect change in our court system?
Join our team of multi-disciplined professionals!
The Pretrial Supervisor supports the Agency’s efforts to process defendants for arraignment in a timely manner, using best practices in communication and collaborative working with other criminal justice stakeholders such as NYPD, Department of Correction and the Office of Court Administration. The Pretrial Supervisor applies general knowledge of the court system with the acquired institutional knowledge to train and mentor staff to deliver quality pretrial services. He/She works in concert with their co-supervisors to ensure that performance measures are met for themselves and their team.
In partnership with the New York City Mayor’s Office of Criminal Justice, the Criminal Justice Agency, (CJA) is New York City’s main pretrial services agency, combining operations, demonstration projects, and research under one roof. CJA provides pretrial services to the courts and about 250,000 persons arrested annually in New York City. CJA’s primary operation consists of screening criminal defendants arrested within the five boroughs of the City for pre-trial release. CJA operates 24 hours a day, conducting release interviews in police department detention facilities throughout the city.
LEADERSHIP & SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college and 1 year of relevant experience and transferable skills
Relevant experience may include at least 1 year of supervision in any field. Knowledge of the New York Criminal Court System, prior experience conducting interviews, case management or related criminal justice, social or public service experience, preferred. Experience with Alternative to Incarceration or Alternatives to Incarceration (ATI or ATD) programs or other pretrial services, a plus.
Current employees with pretrial professional certification, preferred. Minimum of 6 months experience as a Pretrial Associate with demonstrated ability to assume additional responsibility for shift operations.
Deadline to Apply: August 15, 2018
Salary: $47,000 plus night differentials for working shifts starting after 3 pm
All applicants must submit their resume and cover letter through the applicant portal.
Note: Only those applicants being considered will be contacted.
Benefits: CJA offers very generous fringe benefits, including medical, dental and vision coverage, retirement plan, transportation benefits, 12 paid holidays and 4 weeks vacation leave.
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