Case Manager - Criminal Court, Brooklyn

Job Type

Full Time

Published

07/27/2018

Address

Brooklyn
NY
United States

Description

Essential Job Functions: 

  • Conduct client centered safety assessments and risk management planning on domestic violence cases from 75th precinct;
  • Provide clients with information, referrals, and practical assistance;
  • Provide crisis intervention, emotional support, and practical assistance to victims of domestic violence;
  • Provide information and referrals for clients for services such as shelters, relocation, mental health services, public assistance and other entitlements;
  • Work collaboratively with domestic violence police officers in order to effectively provide assistance to victims;
  • Advocate as needed with Family and Criminal court personnel for client needs and provide assistance in navigating the family court and criminal justice systems;
  • Connect families for services at the Family Justice Center and at community-based organizations;
  • Coordinate community resources for domestic violence victims;
  • Attend relevant trainings, team meetings; workshops and seminars;
  • Perform data entry into a computerized record keeping system and maintain thorough and accurate case records and statistics;
  • Perform other related tasks as assigned 

 

Required skills: 

  • Sensitivity towards and understanding of victimization, especially the experience of survivors of domestic violence;
  • Experience with the family court and criminal justice system preferred;
  • Strong communication and organizational skills;
  • Ability to work under pressure in a calm and reassuring manner; and
  • Ability to generate one’s own tasks and develop creative solutions to problems.

 

Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience;
  • Bilingual in Spanish strongly preferred.

 

How to apply: 

Please upload resume and cover letter  



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AmeriCorps, Peace Corps and other national service alumni are encouraged to apply

 


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Professional Level

Entry level

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree


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