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Community Service Supervisor

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Center for Court Innovation | New York, NY
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Center for Court Innovation


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Publicado hace 27 días

diciembre 10, 2019
Salary range starts at $37,000 and is commensurate with experience.

The Center for Court Innovation is a non-profit organization that works to create a more effective and humane justice system by performing original research and helping launch reforms around the world. The Center creates operating projects that have been documented to reduce the use of jail and prison, assist victims of crime, and strengthen communities. Nationally and internationally, the Center performs original research and provides consulting services to justice innovators.

The Midtown Community Court, an innovative criminal justice project, is seeking a Community Service Supervisor. Reporting to the Associate Director of Community Programs, the Community Service Supervisor will function as a liaison between the Court and the community, supervise individuals completing their community service mandates, and assist in re-thinking community service as a form of civic engagement. The position will be called upon to occasionally work evening/weekend hours and assist with various other community engagement-related projects.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Supervise group of community service participants mandated to perform community service;
  • Operate the Midtown Community Court’s community service hub, which serves the Midtown community and other areas, by offering services performed by court-mandated participants who are assigned to community service;
  • Assist in planning and implementing innovative community service projects for court-mandated participants who are assigned to community service;
  • Facilitate a community service mandate experience grounded in the tenets of procedural justice (respect for people and their rights, an opportunity to be heard, neutrality, and promoting understanding of the process), beginning with leading orientation and ongoing discussions;
  • Develop and implement on-going plan for client participation in civic engagement during and post community service mandate;
  • Establish and maintain strong partnerships with community stakeholders, including but not limited to local block associations, business improvement districts, community-based organizations, non-profits, law enforcement, and city and state agencies to develop community service projects;
  • Collaborate with other community service supervisors and Midtown Community Court staff to ensure a highly-responsive, well-run community service program;
  • Monitor participants’ compliance with their court mandates by completing attendance sheets, progress reports, and data entry, while working in collaboration with other departments and court partners;
  • Motivate participants to complete their mandated community service hours and engage them in social services at the Court when needed;
  • Make referrals to partnering organizations within Midtown’s network, as appropriate;
  • Assist with transporting participants to community service sites and community events;
  • Facilitate and/or attend required community meetings concerning the neighborhood and the Court, sometimes off-site;
  • Oversee and participate in indoor and outdoor community service activities, including cleaning and maintaining the Court building; horticulture activities such as cleaning out street tree pits, seeding, and planting flowerbeds; and painting over graffiti or indoor painting (in cooler weather);
  • Assist in the rolling out of community engagement projects and events within local neighborhoods on behalf of the Midtown Community Court team;
  • Assist Director of Facilities with general facilities and maintenance issues related to the court building, when needed;
  • Participate in staff meetings, in-service trainings, on- and off-site visits, evening and weekend programming, as needed;
  • Other relevant tasks, as needed.

Qualifications: The ideal candidate will have supervisory experience, community outreach experience, and previous experience working as a facilitator, preferably with court-involved populations. Candidate must be a skilled communicator, able to work in a multi-disciplinary setting, and maintain strong relationships with organizations, both onsite and in the community. Maturity, reliability, excellent judgment and sensitivity to working with people in a culturally-competent manner required. Seeking a self-starter who can successfully be part of a diverse workforce and get things done in a fast-paced environment. Knowledge of community-based resources throughout New York City preferred. High school diploma required. Driver’s license required.

The Center for Court Innovation is a non-profit organization that works to create a more effective and humane justice system by performing original research and helping launch reforms around the world. The Center creates operating…

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Compensación

Excellent benefits package including comprehensive health, dental and life insurance, four weeks paid vacation, paid sick time, TransitChek, Flexible Spending Account plans for health and dependent care, a 403(b) retirement plan and a 401(k) retirement plan with a generous employer match.

Excellent benefits package including comprehensive health, dental and life insurance, four weeks paid vacation, paid sick time, TransitChek, Flexible Spending Account plans for…

Nivel de idiomas

Bilingual (English-Spanish) preferred.

Bilingual (English-Spanish) preferred.

Cómo aplicar

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Ubicación

New York, NY

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