Juvenile Probation Officer

The following job opportunity is offered by an individual county juvenile probation department.  Please use the contact information provided below or contact the local juvenile probation department Do not contact the Texas Juvenile Justice Department or fax resumes to our fax number.

Job ID. Number:
Number of Positions: 1
Close Date: Until Filled
Salary: $39000
Location: Monahans
Contact: Isela Santillan
305 E 4th St.
Monahans, Texas 79756
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Job Description
Supervises child throughout the juvenile process by initiating intakes, conducting home, school and office visits to determine what resources are in the best interest of juvenile. Counsels with juveniles, family and other people and/or agencies as needed; provide Crisis Intervention Counseling to families. Conducts ongoing assessment of risk; arranges needed support services, makes recommendations and provides appropriate supervision of all juveniles on caseload. Prepares documentation for cases scheduled for detention and court appearances and/or hearings; testifies before court as to the recommendations required. Maintains written reports and daily chronological notes for each juvenile placed on probation. Conducts monthly random drug testing on juveniles. Works as liaison with the County Attorney’s office and offers recommendations regarding court proceedings. Attends staff meetings and training conferences as required for maintenance of Juvenile Probation Officer Certification. Conduct training of staff in department and other Juvenile Probation departments.