Deputy Probation Officer Resume Samples

Deputy Probation Officer takes charge of designing and enforcing rehabilitation plans for criminal offenders. A well-drafted Deputy Probation Officer Resume indicates the following duties and responsibilities – overseeing the criminal offender’s rehabilitation; investigating offenders’ backgrounds, designing treatment plans, writing detailed reports for the court; making recommendations regarding the offender’s supervision and living situations; counseling and supervising the offenders; and working alongside sheriff or police officers.

Important skills that can ensure success in this field include strong communication skills to effectively interact with different people; critical thinking skills; decision-making skills; and the ability to cope with hostile individuals and the ability to manage multiple cases at the same time. An advancement of this post is based on experience and performance. A Master’s qualification in criminal justice, psychology, or social work may be required for advancement.

 

Deputy Probation Officer Resume example

Deputy Probation Officer Resume

Summary : Highly motivated and skilled who graciously handles and resolves challenging client issues. Driven to consistently deliver exceptional client support. Self-directed and innovative thinker with a knack for developing creative solutions to complex problems. Seeking a position with the opportunity for new challenges and professional development and advancement. Exceptional planning, administration, and leadership skills.

Skills : Excellent Communication, Extensive Writing.

Description :

    1. Conducted auto, cargo, property, and loss prevention/theft investigations.
    2. Conducted rolling and static surveillance operations, conducted arrest warrants, apprehended suspects, and testified in Court.
    3. Liaison between the probation department and local law enforcement agencies.
    4. Lead case agent in 100+ law enforcement operations.
    5. Conducted and coordinated operations with Federal, State, and local law enforcement agencies.
    6. Expert in all facets of the investigations and interviewing process.
    7. Intelligence gathering and dissemination.
    8. Conducted dangerous fourth waiver searches of probationers on formal probation.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS in Criminology & Criminal Justice


Deputy Probation Officer Resume

Headline : Dedicated and detail-oriented professional, dedicated and detail-oriented, well versed in working closely with children and adults. An energetic, highly motivating, and detail-oriented Deputy Probation Officer possessing excellent organizational and analytical skills.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Xerox Software, Working As Part Of A Team, Working Independently, Icon/Eclipse, Motivational Interviewing.

Description :

    1. Evaluated client progress toward completing terms of probation and addressed difficulties.
    2. Supervised offenders to reduce risk to the community.
    3. Maintained personal contact with offenders through office visits.
    4. Organized client documentation by checking paper and electronic files and verifying completeness of notes.
    5. Wrote progress reports.
    6. Collaborated with institutional staff, area law enforcement, mental health boards, county attorneys, and treatment providers.
    7. Maintained organized offender records and documentation in compliance with department and legal standards.
    8. Monitored defendant's compliance and progress in treatment by reviewing reports from counseling agencies.
    9. Used of Evidence-Based Practices.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS in Criminal Justice


Deputy Probation Officer Resume

Summary : Motivated to provide strength-based, need-driven, clinical services for families, children, and adults to resolve crises and cope effectively with mental challenges. Knowledgeable with bio-psychosocial assessments, dealing with cultural issues, skill-building, and active recovery. Familiarized with DMH documentation and HIPAA requirements.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Planning Skills.

Description :

    1. Enforced Court orders.
    2. Prioritized and managed a caseload of over 200 probationers that were monitored consistently.
    3. Maintained accurate and up-to-date notes on each probationer as mandated by department policy.
    4. Interviewed probationers and prepared reports and recommendations for the Court.
    5. Conducted field visits to ensure compliance with Court orders for probationers.
    6. Worked closely with other law enforcement agencies on special grants as a liaison for the department.
    7. Conducted risk assessments on all probationers to ensure the correct level of supervision was being provided.
    8. Developed individualized rehabilitation case plans for each probationer.
    9. Made arrests and filed petitions on probationers as necessary for the safety of the community.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS in Criminal Justice

Deputy Probation Officer Resume

Summary : Fully capable of both team coordinating and individual functioning to complete tasks. Supervisory capabilities without needing the 'title'. Leader material with minimum direction or follow-up necessary. Highly analytical and adept at keeping and maintaining statistical reports for government agencies and grant funding requirements.

Skills : Team Player And Trainer. Statistically Adept And Accurate For Grant Operations Recordkeeping.

Description :

    1. Developed and prepared reports to the Courts, informing about clients' progress ( or lack of), and offered recommendations for the Judges to impose.
    2. Executed daily operations of Field Operations (visits to the households) and client supervision strategies.
    3. Planned revocation and re-arrest planning to provide a safe working environment.
    4. Conducted prehearing and presentencing investigations, testified in court regarding offenders' backgrounds and recommended sentences and sentencing conditions focusing on long-term correction of behaviors.
    5. Wrote, designed, and produced necessary court documents for modifications and violations of probation conditions.
    6. Identified and approved work placements for offenders with community service sentences.
    7. Wrote reports describing offenders' progress to the Courts.
    8. Trained, supported, and encouraged significant improvements with co-workers to increase their productivity.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Logistics Technician

Deputy Probation Officer Resume

Objective : Detail-oriented professional with experience in law enforcement and military training. Organized, focused, and dedicated to accurate decision-making, reporting, and evaluation. Excellent communication skills, multi-tasking, and management skills. As a fitness professional possessing the knowledge, skills, and abilities for safe and effective exercise and fitness program design, instruction, and assistance for the purpose of reaching personal health and fitness goals.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Motivational Interviewing, Typing, Budgeting, Customer Service, Data Entry, Data Analysis, Public Speaking, Training.

Description :

    1. Supervised a caseload of adult offenders with crimes ranging from drug offenses to property crimes to crimes against people.
    2. Ensured offenders complied with court orders and assigned offenders to various counseling and community services based on the offender's needs.
    3. Affected several arrests and wrote reports to the court summarizing the offender's efforts on probation.
    4. Responsible for writing sentencing reports for the court regarding defendants that had been found guilty of a variety of crimes including drug offenses, property crimes, and crimes against people, such as sex crimes and violent crimes.
    5. Assigned to participate in criminal court for plea negotiations and sentencing.
    6. Assigned to the interagency narcotics task force.
    7. Authored over 25 search warrants and was involved in over 300 high-risk entries.
    8. Conducted surveillance as part of a team in several cases.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Associate of Science In Professional Fitness And Exercise Science

Deputy Probation Officer Resume

Objective : Making field contacts in the home and community,Collaborating with other law enforcement agencies to perform fieldwork, Responsible for the case management of all assigned inmates.Serving as a team leader or member in all case reviews to determine the direction for each case.

Skills : Arrest record monitoring, Court Ordered narcotics testing, Employment verification, Fine Collection, Restitution Collection, and Sexual Offender registration requirements.

Description :

    1. Investigated the background, character, family history, and environment of juveniles and adults referred to the Juvenile Court and Probation Department.
    2. Wrote detailed case history reports that include all information necessary to be used by the Court in the disposition of juvenile and adult cases.
    3. Developed care plans and makes recommendations to the Court for the rehabilitation, supervision, and placement of juveniles and adult probationers.
    4. Performed case management role including assessment, planning, linking, monitoring, and advocacy for juveniles and adults on an assigned caseload.
    5. Prepared court reports, and other legal documents in connection with actions such as stepparent adoptions.
    6. Used risk and need assessment instruments.
    7. Conducted arrests and fourth waiver searches.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS in Criminology and Psychology

Deputy Probation Officer Resume

Headline : Mid-level Social and Criminal Justice Major with experience in several different fields. Highly adaptable, demonstrating a strong work ethic, rapidly attains new procedures and processes, and quickly adjusts to changes in schedule, team structure, assignment parameters, and organizational goals.

Skills : Various computer programs, Office Equipment, Inventory.

Description :

    1. Evaluated offender progress and recommended intensity of supervision based on observations from time of conviction through the period of adjustment after release from an institution.
    2. Assisted offenders in securing jobs, maintain contacts with business organizations and employment agencies, and arrange for employment interviews.
    3. Counseled and refers offenders to specialized treatment services at guidance clinics, mental health clinics, and related organizations.
    4. Recorded offender restitution payments, cost of supervision, court costs, as well as other related payments.
    5. Maintained awareness of offenders' daily activities and evaluates desirability to remain at liberty.
    6. Represented the Department of Corrections in all parole hearings for inmates assigned to caseload.
    7. Appeared as a witness at parole or probation revocation hearings.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BA in Communication Studies

Deputy Probation Officer Resume

Objective : Highly qualified Deputy Probation Officer with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Mediation, Critical Thinking, Crisis Intervention.

Description :

    1. Supervised and interacted with 60+ detained youth in the probationary school setting.
    2. Managed caseloads of juvenile offenders and mediated family disputes.
    3. Coordinated student complaints and grievance procedures pertaining to conditions of confinement, personal injuries, healthcare needs, lost personal property, and/or challenges to rules or policies.
    4. Collaborated with governmental and community-based agencies in managing safety precautions of offenders.
    5. Analyzed, summarized, and reviewed data.
    6. Reported findings, interpreted results, and made recommendations to the courts.
    7. Administered departmental-wide Safe Crisis Management training and Behavior Modification Program by using least restriction measures for nonviolence.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
M.A. in Negotiation, Conflict Resolution And Peacebuilding

Deputy Probation Officer Resume

Summary : A highly motivated achiever with demonstrated leadership and team-building skills and a commitment to develop professionally and contribute to the growth and profit of the company.

Skills : Microsoft Office, General Office, Time Management, Time Management.

Description :

    1. Received letters of appreciation from the families who benefitted from my services.
    2. Recognized for outstanding teamwork, rapport building, report writing, Provided administrative assistance through computer navigation training, court report writing assistance, and conflict de-escalation.
    3. Appointed by the Bureau Chief to assist in the restoring order to Camp Scudder and Camp Mendenhall, after major riots transpired.
    4. Responsible for providing juvenile offenders secure living quarters, health services both mental and physical, life plans in order to prevent recidivism, and behavior modification training in order to promote pro-social decision-making.
    5. Conducting group meetings with the wards of the court as well as other officers with less experience which were intended to promote pro-social behavior, rapport building, better decision making, anger management, and conflict resolution techniques.
    6. Assisted juveniles and their families in developing reintegration plans to society which included passing the GED or the high school equivalency examination, long and short-term career path goals, and self-exploration experience goals.
    7. Conflict de-escalation with Deputies and educators who struggled with directing certain emotionally challenged wards to be productive members of the facility.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
MA in Mass Media And Education

Deputy Probation Officer Resume

Headline : Highly skilled law enforcement officer of 11 years Experience in a supervisory role of other officers and 150 offenders at any given time Experience with complex investigations Proficient in all Microsoft Office applications and type 60+ wpm Toast master's International Leadership award Motivational Interviewing Expertise.

Skills : Leadership, MS Office, Public Speaking, Budgeting, Public Relations, Report Preparation, Data Analysis.

Description :

    1. Talked with many community resources to assist the probationers in their success also deals with Attorneys and Judges as-needed basis.
    2. Handled court hearings on cases.
    3. Conducted home visits and collects urine samples as needed from probationers for drug testing.
    4. Routed mail and other correspondence to administrative offices as well as trains new officers.
    5. Answered a 6 line phone system and take payments when needed.
    6. Looked up information in Justice Information Management System (JIMS) for probationer's warrants, address information, and to check their status on complying with probation terms and payments.
    7. Used Microsoft Word to prepare extension modifications, Motions to Revoke, and Memos to the Judges.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS in Credits