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Probation Officer (D1608)
LOUISA VA 23093
Category: Other
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  Job posted:   Thu May 17, 2018
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Probation Officer (D1608)
# Position Information
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Job Description
**This position is located at the Louisa Branch office of the 16th District Court Service Unit**
Provide intake services to comply with code requirements and provide on-call services in response to emergencies occurring after regular business hours. Supervise probationers according to risk assessment classification and probation supervision plan to promote community safety and offender accountability. Provide case management and counseling services that assists the probationers in acquiring skills necessary for responsible and crime-free living. Prepare and submit Court reports and provide testimony to ensure that accurate information is available to the Court. Enter case records in the BADGE Workload module and case file to ensure proper documentation of services provided. Develop and maintain good community relations displaying a polite, helpful, professional demeanor when interacting with the public and agency personnel.
## Minimum Qualifications
Knowledge of juvenile justice system, experience with making referrals using community resources, familiarity with various counseling techniques, knowledge of adolescent growth and development, and knowledge of social problems that impact juveniles. Ability to interview clients and conduct assessments, communicate effectively orally and in writing, and to be able to document services and maintain records.
## Preferred Qualifications
College degree. Experience working with maladaptive youth. Knowledge of BADGE operating system. Experience with YASI risk assessment.
## Special Requirements
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A valid driver's license is required by the time of employment.
LAY OFF POLICY: If you have been affected by DHRM Policy 1.3 layoff, and possess a valid Interagency Placement Screening Form (Yellow Card) or a Preferential Hiring Form (Blue Card) you MUST SUBMIT THE CARD BEFORETHE CLOSING DATE for this position. The Card may be scanned and attached to the application or faxed to (804) 371-6491. You must include your name and the position number on the fax cover sheet.
BACKGROUND INVESTIGATIONS: Selected applicants are subject to a background investigation and pre-employment drug screen. The investigation may include: fingerprint checks (State Police, FBI); local agency checks; employment verification; verification of education (relevant to employment); credit checks; and other checks requested by the hiring authority.
MILITARY SERVICE: If you have military service, please fax a copy of the DD-214 to 804-884-3667 (fax). You must include your name and the position number on the fax cover sheet.
DRIVER'S LICENSE: Selected candidate may be required to possess a valid driver's license prior to the first day of employment.
SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONS: You may be required to respond to position specific questions at the end of this application. Answers to the supplemental questions should support information provided in the text of your state application.
ELECTRONIC APPLICATIONS ONLY: Applications for this position must be submitted electronically through this website. Mailed, emailed, faxed, or hand delivered applications and résumés will not be accepted.
## Special Instructions to Applicants
CONFIRMATION: This website will provide a confirmation of receipt when the application is submitted for consideration. You have not completed the process until you receive a confirmation number.
STATUS UPDATES: Please refer to your RMS account for the status of your application and the status of this position. Updates will not be provided via telephone.
INCOMPLETE APPLICATIONS: Consideration for an interview is based solely on the information on the state application. Applications must include complete work history, including periods of unemployment if applicable.
"The Department of Juvenile Justice is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. The Department is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified job applicants and employees with disabilities"
# Contact Information
## Name
16th District Court Service Unit - Charlottesville
## Address
POSITION LOCATION:
Stewart A. Cunningham Court Building
314 West Main Street
Louisa, Virginia 23093
*Working Title:* Probation Officer (D1608)
*Role Title:* Probation Officer I - 69091
*Job Open Date:* 05/15/2018
*Job Close Date:* 05/21/2018
*Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)?:* No
*Hiring Range:* $36,736 - $55,100
*Agency:* Dept of Juvenile Justice (777)
*Agency Website:* www.djj.virginia.gov
*Location:* Louisa - 109
*Position Number:* D1608
*Job Posting Number:* 1037960
*Type of Recruitment:* General Public - G
*Does this position have telework options?:* No
*Bilingual/Multilingual Skill Requirement/Preference:* No
*Job Type:* Full-Time (Salaried)
*Job Type Detail:* Full-Time Salaried - Non-Faculty- FTS-1
*Pay Band:* 04

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