Juvenile Justice Specialist I
Oklahoma Office of Juvenile Affairs Bartlesville, OK
- Expired: October 14, 2020. Applications are no longer accepted.
Position is located at the Washington Co JSU in Bartleville, OK.Drug and Alcohol Pre-Employment and Pre-placement Testing:Upon a conditional offer of employment, applicants for safety sensitive positions shall be required to submit to urinalysis to test for drugs. Appointment to a safety sensitive position shall be contingent upon a negative drug test result.Provide intake, probation and parole services to youth and families as mandated by statute. Travel is required across the State of Oklahoma, including transporting youth and families.Provide 24-hour direct services to clients within the OJA administrative district; maintain contact with youth in and out of home placement.
Requires on-call responses 24 hours per day, 7 days per week.Develops individual service plans. Initiate and prepare all case documentation in accordance with policy. Enter, update and maintain all pertinent information on JOLTS, CMS and related data systems.Prepare all appropriate reports to court and...
other formal reports of services provided to clients. Attends all court hearings for assigned cases. Submit monthly reports and attend training as required.BASIC PURPOSEPositions in this job family are assigned responsibility for providing services in the areas of rehabilitation of juvenile offenders and protection of the public through clinical and case management activities in the areas of juvenile intake, probation, parole and custodial responsibility for delinquent children and their families.
Within an Office of Juvenile Justice facility provides clinical social work services to residents and their families. Employees perform both program delivery and client intervention functions.LEVEL DESCRIPTORSThis job family consists of four levels which are distinguished by the level of complexity and diversity of the specific job assignments, the extent of responsibility assigned, the expertise required for the completion of the assigned duties and the responsibility assigned for providing leadership to others.Level I:This is the basic level where employees perform entry-level work in a training status in learning technical skills in providing juvenile services to clients and their families. Casework determinations are tentative and require supervisory approval.
Employees at this level work with low risk clients and provide routine services in the areas of intake, custody, probation and parole; or entry-level work within a Juvenile Justice facility.MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONSLevel I:Education and Experience requirements at this level consist of a bachelor s degree in a behavioral science; or a bachelor s degree and one year of professional experience in juvenile justice, social work, community-based prevention and diversionary youth services programs, guidance and counseling, correctional case management or probation and parole.NOTE: No substitution of experience for education will be allowed for the bachelor s degree.SPECIAL REQUIREMENTMust be able to pass background check and drug screening.A probation/trial period may be required.Applicants must be willing and able to perform all job-related travel normally associated with this position, possess a valid Oklahoma driver s license at time of appointment and be willing to be on-call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week