Community Service Case Assistant, Community Justice Services – Longmont or Boulder
|Application or Registration Deadline:||11/01/2018|
|Opportunity Type:||Ongoing Volunteer Opportunity|
|Category:||Criminal Justice and Public Safety|
|Time Commitment & Minimum Age:||Must be 21 years old to apply. 8-32 hours per week for 1 year or more. Scheduling flexibility available during office hours Monday-Friday.|
Community Justice Services
20th Judicial District Courthouse – Longmont 0r
Boulder County Justice Center – Boulder
In lieu of jail time, judges will often require offenders to complete court-ordered community service. The Adult Community Service volunteers manage low-risk offenders convicted of minor misdemeanors by placing them in volunteer positions with non-profit agencies to complete their court-ordered community service.
|Duties and Responsibilities:||
Duties: Assist Community Services case management staff by working to place clients in appropriate volunteer positions.
Ability to relate well to people without judgment. Openness, good listening skills, positive attitude and respect for all clients is a must. Customer service excellence is expected.
|Qualifications and Requirements:||
Must be 21 years old to apply.
Must have a basic knowledge of and/or strong interest in the criminal justice field, have good verbal, written and computer skills and be detail oriented. Ability to use Outlook, email, calendars and have a good learning aptitude for computer databases is required.
Work easily, effectively and respectfully with offenders and program staff and demonstrate flexibility and initiative.
|Training Dates and Information:||
Training will be provided individually once selected.
Training will likely occur at the Boulder Justice Center Community Justice Services Office. 1777 6th St., Boulder.
Normal business days (Mon-Fri) and times (between 8-5pm) flexible.
Email: Mary Eldred, firstname.lastname@example.org to receive online application instructions and link.
Please contact Mary Eldred at email@example.com to receive an application form. This online fillable form is not available on this website. There are many volunteer programs in Boulder County government, each with unique needs and application forms.
Background check, security awareness test and certification (completed on the job), and fingerprinting are required for this position.
Applicants must complete the JSVP application form, provide a resume and names of three professional/academic references. All volunteers are screened by the JSVP Volunteer/Intern Services Coordinator prior to a formal interview with the program manager.