Case Manager - Bronx Family Court (Part-time)

Job Type

Full Time

Published

07/25/2018

Address

900 Sheridan Avenue
Bronx
New York
10451
United States

Description

Our Vision:

Safe Horizon envisions a society free of family and community violence. We will lead the way by empowering victims of domestic violence, child abuse, sexual assault and human trafficking to move from crisis to confidence. 

Our Mission:

Safe Horizon's mission is to provide support, prevent violence and promote justice for victims of crime and abuse, their families and communities.  

 

Summary:

The Safe Horizon supervised visitation program provides the setting for visitation between a child and his or her non-custodial parent where there has been a court determination that unsupervised visitation is unsafe or inappropriate.

 

Essential Job Functions:

 

·         Under the supervision of the program social worker, supervise visits between non-custodial parents and their children;

·         As needed, conduct intake interviews and assess families for participation in the Supervised Visitation Program;

·         Assist in the preparation of reports for the court;

·         Keep session notes, attendance records, and statistics;

·         Attend internal and external meetings, trainings and workshops;

·         Various other duties to be determined by supervisor.

 

Supervisory Reports: N/A      

 

Interacts with: Family Court personnel including Judges, Referees, Clerks, and Court Officers; Civil Legal Attorneys including members of the 18B panel, Law Guardians, and Domestic Violence attorneys;  ACS; and other social service providers.            

               

Qualifications and Skills:

 

Required:

 

Ø  Clear and concise verbal and written communication skills

Ø  Excellent interpersonal skills; be assertive and well-organized

Ø  Demonstrate the ability to work independently           

 

Desirable:

  • Knowledge of the Family Court and criminal justice system is preferred
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) strongly preferred
  • Understanding of the dynamics of domestic violence and other forms of victimization
  • Experience working with survivors of domestic violence
  • Experience and comfort working with children
  • Ability to work as part of a team while also independently generating tasks

 

 

 

 

 

Education:

 

Required:

 

  • BA/BS degree

 

Desirable:

 

  • BA/BS Degree in a Social Services-related field

 

Experience:

 

Required:

 

  • Experience working in a social services setting

 

Desirable:

 

  • At least 1 year working with the program population

 

 

Hours:

·         Approximately 5 hours per week with hours falling between 4:30 and 5:45, Monday through Friday.  Exact hours to be determined.

 

 

 

If hired, I agree to abide by all of Safe Horizon’s rules and regulations, and understand that, if employed, my employment may be terminated with or without cause, and with or without notice, at any time, at the option of either the company or me. I further understand that no representation, whether oral or written by any representative or agent of the organization, at any time, constitutes a contract of employment

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

 

 

Please follow this link to view complete EEO Law and complaint filing information:

http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf

 

 

 

 

 

Safe Horizon is committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all qualified individuals and endeavors to hire individuals of diverse races, colors, creeds, ethnicities, religions, genders, gender identities or expressions, ages, sexes, sexual orientations, national origins and disabilities, as well citizen, marital, protected veteran and HIV statuses.

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

No requirement


Share:

Share: