Program Manager, Social Work

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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 by guiding justice innovators, nationally and internationally. The Center creates operating projects that have been documented to reduce the use of jail and prison, assist victims of crime, and strengthen communities.

The Bronx Community Justice Center (BxCJC), one of the Center's newest projects, works to create a safer, more equitable Bronx through community-driven safety initiatives, violence prevention, youth opportunity, and economic development efforts. 

The Bronx Community Justice Center is seeking a Program Manager, Social Work. Reporting to the Senior Youth Programs Manager, the Program Manager, Social Work will manage the provision of therapeutic services and individual support, as well as support group programming and community-based projects in collaboration with young people living in the South Bronx.       

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Support a team of social workers and social work interns to provide individual and group based support to young people;
  • Develop healing-centered community practices and programs to support youth and community members; 
  • Provide social work consultation, trainings, and support to an interdisciplinary team of staff; 
  • Lead case conferences and team meetings; 
  • Provide individual counseling and support to young people, with a focus on young people who have been most impacted by community violence;
  • Provide holistic advocacy and case management;
  • Provide crisis intervention and support; 
  • Engage family and community supports, as needed;
  • Manage records, reporting, and documentation; 
  • Work alongside violence prevention Outreach Workers and Violence Interrupters to engage and support individuals most impacted by community violence;
  • Create innovative group programming to support community care and wellness; 
  • Facilitate a range of workshops and programming to support young people;
  • Support community wellness and healing through community-based events and activations;
  • Form partnerships with community stakeholders, organizations, and agencies to strengthen systems of support for participants;
  • Plan group curricula and facilitate therapeutic group sessions for participants;
  • Participate in clinical supervision;
  • Participate (and lead) in case conferencing meetings with non-clinical case management staff, as needed;
  • Participate in agency staff meetings, self-care activities and trainings;
  • Work collaboratively with an interdisciplinary team of violence interrupters, outreach workers, and community programs staff;
  • Participate in promotion of programmatic resources, community outreach, and community engagement;
  • Canvass community alongside the Save Our Streets South Bronx team and other staff at the BxCJC;
  • Attend community stakeholder meetings, including community board, resident association, precinct council, and other related recurring meetings;
  • Additional relevant tasks, as needed.


  • Bachelor's + 5 years of experience or equivalent experience required; LMSW required; 
  • SIFI certified or eligible;
  • Commitment to anti-oppressive practice and creating space that centers BIPOC communities; 
  • Commitment to youth-led practice and belief in the innate capacity of youth to positively impact their community;
  • Extremely punctual and reliable, highly organized and detail-oriented;
  • Strong problem solving skills;
  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills;
  • Ability to work evenings & weekends, as needed;
  • Knowledge of youth engagement, victimization, community violence and intimate partner violence necessary;
  • Understanding of the criminal justice system, ACS, and other related institutions;
  • Understanding of Cure Violence projects desirable;
  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and as part of a team;
  • Experience with individual case management and counseling;
  • Understanding of complex trauma reactions;
  • Experience working with youth and families from marginalized communities and youth who have been impacted by criminal legal systems.

Compensation: The role is full-time exempt, and the salary is $75,600. Center for Court Innovation offers an excellent benefits package including comprehensive health, free basic dental coverage, vision insurance, short-term and long term disability, and life insurance. All healthcare benefits are effective on the date of hire. Paid time off includes 20 days of paid vacation per year, 15 paid sick days, Flexible Spending Account plans for health and dependent care, commuter FSA and offers a 10% employer match on the 403(b) retirement plan.


The Center for Court Innovation is an equal opportunity employer. The Center does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, national origin, age, military service eligibility, veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, or any other category protected by law. We strongly encourage and seek applications from women, people of color, members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender communities as well as individuals with prior contact with the criminal justice system.

As of September 9, 2021, all new hires are required to be vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus, unless they have been granted a reasonable accommodation for medical, disability or religious reasons by the Center’s Human Resources Department.

In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete an employment eligibility verification document form upon hire. Only applicants under consideration will be contacted. No phone calls please.

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