DJS Case Management Spec Supr Community
|DJS Community Operations Region 8
|3/6/2023 2:34:00 PM
|11/6/2023 11:59:00 PM
|$59,608.00 - $92,290.00/year
LOCATION OF POSITION
Main Purpose of Job
- Supervises the preparation and presentation of case materials in juvenile court.
- Reviews written reports prepared by staff for completeness, clarity, presentation, proper casework, treatment, and investigational technique;
- Supervises the communication of court action involving children to DJS and other appropriate agencies;
- Prepares detailed reports and formal recommendations regarding the type and volume of work for the purpose of program planning and evaluation;
- Keeps abreast of developments in the field of juvenile delinquency by reading professional journals and attending seminars, workshops, and conferences.
Education: A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university.
Experience: Three years of experience providing case management services to emotionally or socially maladjusted, delinquent, victimized or exceptional juveniles in a community or residential setting.
1. Candidates may substitute possession of an Associate of Arts degree in the social or behavioral sciences or criminal justice from an accredited college or university and two years of experience providing direct services to children in a community or residential setting for the required education.
2. Candidates may substitute possession of a Master’s degree in the social or behavioral sciences or criminal justice from an accredited college or university for one year of the required experience.
3. Candidates may substitute U.S. Armed Forces military service experience as a commissioned officer in Social Services classifications or Social Services specialty codes in the Social Science, Psychology and Welfare field of work on a year-for-year basis for the required experience and education.
Candidates must possess current Maryland
Correctional Training Commission (MCTC) certification with DJS.
DESIRED OR PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
- Bachelor's degree in a Social or Behavioral Science major (such as Criminal Justice, Sociology, Human Relations, Psychology, Child and Adolescent Studies or Social Work, or other closely related fields).
- At least one year of supervisory experience in providing direct services to children in a community or residential setting.
LIMITATIONS ON SELECTION
LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS AND CERTIFICATIONS
1. Candidates appointed to positions in this classification must be fully certified by the Maryland Correctional Training Commission prior to appointment and are required to maintain certification while employed.
1. In accordance with the Correctional Services Article, Section 8-209 of the Annotated Code of Maryland, the Maryland Correctional Training Commission shall establish the minimum qualifications for probationary or permanent appointment of a Department of Juvenile Services employee in a mandated position. These requirements are listed in detail in the Code of Maryland Regulations 12.10.01.04, general regulations of the Maryland Correctional Training Commission, and include:
U.S. Citizenship or Resident Alien status
Must be at least 21 years of age
A thorough background check, including fingerprinting and drug testing
An oral interview, and
Physical and psychological examinations.
2. Employees in this classification are subject to substance abuse testing in accordance with Code of Maryland Regulations 17.04.09, Testing for Illegal Use of Drugs.
Please make sure that
you provide sufficient information on your application to show that you meet
the qualifications for this recruitment. All information concerning your
qualifications must be submitted by the closing date.
We will not consider
information submitted after this date. Successful candidates may be ranked as
Best Qualified, Better Qualified, or Qualified and placed on the eligible
(employment) list for at least one year.
The assessment will be
a rating of your application based on your education, training, and experience
as they relate to the requirements of the position. It is important that you
provide complete and accurate information on your application. Please report all
related experience and education.
For education obtained
outside the U.S., you will be required to provide proof of the equivalent
American education as determined by a foreign credential evaluation service.
Please note that your answers on the Supplemental Questionnaire must correspond
to the information provided on your application to receive credit.
The online application process is urged. However,
if you are unable to apply online you may mail a paper application to the
address below or fax a paper application to the fax number below. If you choose
to fax or regular mail you must include on each page of the attachment your
First and Last Name, the Recruitment Number that is located at the top of the
bulletin, and the last 4 digits of your SS#. Incorrect application forms will
not be accepted: Maryland Department
of Juvenile Services.
Maryland Department of Juvenile Services
Should additional information regarding this
recruitment be required, please contact the DJS Office of Human Resources at
email@example.com. Include the Recruitment Number that is located at the
top of the bulletin.
As an equal opportunity employer, Maryland is
committed to recruiting, retaining, and promoting employees who are reflective
of the State’s diversity.
DJS values the experience gained by Veterans
while serving our country. Veterans are welcome to apply for all current
Bilingual applicants and people with
disabilities are welcome to apply for all recruitments.