Community Supervision Officer Wanted
Cherokee County Community Supervision and Corrections Department (Adult Probation) has an immediate opening for a Community Supervision Officer. Responsibilities include, but not limited to, the supervision of cases from all Cherokee County Courts, counseling, case management, court appearances, and conforming to the general rules of CJAD requirements and policies and procedures. Training and some travel will be required. Applicants must possess a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college, a valid driver’s license, reliable transportation and may be required to submit to random drug testing. Bilinguals are encouraged to apply. Experience in Criminal Justice or Social Work preferred. Applications may be picked up at the Cherokee County CSCD office, 165 E 6th Street, Rusk, Texas 75785. Please include a resume. Please contact Brandon Sheeley at 903-683-6540 ext 236, for more information. Applications will be accepted until April 8, 2017.
Victim Coordinator Wanted
Position Title - VOCA-Victim Coordinator Grant Funded through 8/31/2018
FLSA Classification - Non Exempt
Administrative support for the District Attorney's office. Provides victims of crime with information about the criminal justice system and functions as liaison between prosecutors, law enforcement and victims
Essential Functions of the Job
•Initiates contact with victims and advises them of their rights and benefits under local, state and federal law
•Offers additional assistance and support to coordinate victims benefits or agency referral
•Basic counselling and crisis intervention for victim
•Coordinates court calendar and appointments as necessary
•Attends court hearings with victims and their families, MDT Meetings, and CAC Interviews
•Responsible for maintaining various files, logs and statistics for the grant program and required reporting
•Interacts with various other departments, professionals and public
Recommended Minimum Qualifications:
•High School Diploma or equivalent
•Qualify for bonding insurance
Submit application and resume to Human Resource Director, 135 S. Main, Rusk, TX, 75785, (903) 683-5367 office, by fax to (903) 683-1186. Application can be obtained from the web at www.co.cherokee.tx.us and click on Jobs, or email firstname.lastname@example.org. For a complete job description, contact the Human Resource Director. Cherokee County is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify.
Cherokee County participates in E-Verify and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.