As a Juvenile Probation Counselor, you will work directly with court-involved youth and families developing and implementing case management plans to improve the lives of youth. You will monitor, coach, and counsel youth and interact with court officials, including judges and attorneys, to support youth and families.
SKILLS YOU WILL NEED
You need to have a passion for serving court-involved youth in our community. You will also need skills in case management and trauma-informed care to be successful. Having an understanding of intersectionality as it applies to historically under-served communities will be helpful.
PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE/TRAINING THAT SUPPORTS YOUR SUCCESS
Having college coursework or a degree in social services, criminal justice, psychology, or counseling is helpful, along with experience in case management and working with youth in the court system.