Juvenile Court Counselor Resume Samples

A Juvenile Court Counselor works directly with youth and their family members, provides counseling and intervention services. A successful Juvenile Court Counselor Resume mentions the following core duties – evaluating complaints made against the youth, determining the appropriate course of action, conducting assessments of each child and family, developing and implementing individualized treatment plans, providing supervision and supportive counseling; ensuring the youth comply with all court-ordered disposition, working closely with community programs, building new relationships; and developing lasting relationships with at-risk and their families.

Selected applicants have to attend and complete and pass the juvenile justice officer basic training certification programs. Aspiring candidates should earn a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice, psychology, counseling, social work, or a related field. Additionally, the individual has to pass a drug screening test and psychological tests.

 

Juvenile Court Counselor Resume example

Juvenile Court Counselor Resume

Objective : To obtain a challenging Juvenile Court Counselor position using my abilities and the skills developed through my experience and education, with opportunity for professional growth and advancement.

Skills : 5S, ISO 9001, Lean Manufacturing, Automated Continuous Process Manufacturing, Leadership, Training & Development, Quality Assurance.

Description :

    1. Provided case management services, counseling, and supervision of adjudicated or delinquent juveniles, to assure compliance with court ordered dispositions.
    2. Completed assessments of juveniles and family needs to develop and implement plans for treatment and compliance with court orders.
    3. Monitored juvenile and family progress through visits in the home, residential placements, Youth Development Center, office, schools and through contact with other human service agencies providing transitional and post-release supervision and support services to facilitate community re-entry and continuing treatment needs.
    4. Responsible for evaluating complaints against juveniles to determine whether to divert the complaint or to initiate court action.
    5. Conducted in-depth risk and needs assessments, and family social histories to develop treatment and sanction recommendations for disposition.
    6. Served as an officer of the Court to issue and serve court orders and documents and to apprehend and secure physical custody of juveniles.
    7. Participated in on-call rotation to provide after-hours response for emergency needs of juveniles.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
B.S. In Criminal Justice Administration


Juvenile Court Counselor Resume

Objective : To obtain a challenging Juvenile Court Counselor position using my abilities and the skills developed through my experience and education, with the opportunity for professional growth and advancement.

Skills : 5S, Lean Manufacturing, Personnel Management, Microsoft Office Suite, ERP, Training & Development, Process Improvement, Quality Assurance, Operations Management, Hands On Manager, Plastics, Extrusion, Ovens Experience, Continous Automated Production, OSHA Familiar.

Description :

    1. Made decisions regarding and arranging for or providing transportation of juveniles in need of secure or non-secure custody.
    2. Scheduled and facilitated interagency, multidisciplinary planning and team meetings.
    3. Identified correctional needs for clients.
    4. Prepared and presented timely reports to the Court.
    5. Performed organized and presented Social- Economic information to court for juvenile placement.
    6. Worked closely with gang task force officer.
    7. Participated in an on-call rotation to provide after-hours response for emergency needs of juveniles.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
B.S. In Criminal Justice Administration


Juvenile Court Counselor Resume

Summary : As a Juvenile Court Counselor, responsible for Providing counseling services for youth and families who are referred by the courts and Probation Officers to participate in a variety of educational, supportive, or recovery-oriented programs.

Skills : Leadership Training, Monitoring Skills.

Description :

    1. Verified with outside agencies that clients have completed ordered sanctions by the Court.
    2. Monitored behavior and compliance of clients.
    3. Examined petitions from law enforcement and citizens to ensure that they meet legal sufficiency.
    4. Evaluated and determined what actions (community and/or court) would best benefit client.
    5. Developed plan of actions for clients to successfully complete court ordered programs.
    6. Counseled clients in areas of life skills, decision making, acceptance of responsibility, conflict resolution and problem solving.
    7. Consulted with outside agencies on availability of programs that could assist clients.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
MS

Juvenile Court Counselor Resume

Summary : To obtain a Juvenile Court Counselor position that will utilize my leadership, creativity, and organizational skills while interacting with children and their families.

Skills : Microsoft Excel, Answering Phones.

Description :

    1. Supervised caseload between 45-60 juveniles, facilitate client intakes, performed field work, home studies and participated in court process.
    2. Field work consisted of interaction between different agencies: Oregon Youth Authority, Fept Human Srfvices, local law enforcement, schools and residential treatment facilities on behalf of the clien.
    3. Performed court mandated drug and alcohol testing.
    4. Kept youth and community safe as possible.
    5. Provided guidance to youth and family.
    6. Built positive and professional relationship with clients, the department and other outside agencies Skills Used Responsible - showed up to work on time and appointments.
    7. Organized and managed time wisely.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BS In Social Science

Juvenile Court Counselor Resume

Headline : To pursue a rewarding career that will allow me to administer my experience and knowledge and provide me with the ability for future advancement.

Skills : Analyzing Skills, Training Skills.

Description :

    1. Developed and reviewed service plans in consultation with clients.
    2. Performed assessments to analyze the quality and quantity of services provided.
    3. Conducted intake assessments in order to determine the needs of juveniles who were referred to the Agency either by complaint or by the school system for violations or who were found to have committed criminal offenses.
    4. Served as a resource to the court for juveniles with cases pending before the court.
    5. Prepared and maintained court reports which constituted a basic overview of child's case history.
    6. Attended court hearings to hear findings on whether juveniles would be placed in protective custody and developed case plans.
    7. Initiated court proceedings for juveniles who were found in violation of court ordered probation.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor's In Criminal Justice

Juvenile Court Counselor Resume

Summary : Highly skilled, dedicated, and ethical social services professional with more than 20 years of expertise in Child Abuse Neglect Prevention; Juvenile Delinquency; Child Family Assessment; Advocacy; Crisis Intervention; Volunteer Recruitment, Training, Supervision; Program Policy Development; Investigative Interviewing; Mediation Conflict Resolution; Judicial Proceedings.

Skills : Social Work, Case Management, Substance Abuse.

Description :

    1. Served as Juvenile Court Intake Counselor and assisted law enforcement and school officials in the development of juvenile petitions for juveniles charged with delinquent and undisciplined behavior.
    2. Prepared juvenile petitions for court action and prepared court motions for case reviews when appropriate.
    3. Testified in court proceedings when directed.
    4. Calmly handled stressful situations involving juvenile defendants and their families.
    5. Managed a caseload of juveniles who were adjudicated delinquent or undisciplined and placed on court supervision or committed to state operated training schools.
    6. Maintained all cases and confidential information related to juvenile's background, educational and mental health assessments.
    7. Participated in department on call system and handled after hours emergencies for juveniles needing placement in juvenile detention centers for unlawful behavior.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts In Sociology

Juvenile Court Counselor Resume

Summary : A Juvenile Court Counselor professional who is calm under pressure and works well in fast-paced, team-based environments. A reliable person who is able to adapt to situations by responding rationally and seeking the most appropriate resolution. Being knowledgeable and effective are of the utmost importance to me.

Skills : Professional Writing, Supervising Skills.

Description :

    1. Ensured that the youth and families abide by the court order or diversion contract Serve as court liaison by attending court hearings and presenting reports and recommendations.
    2. Determined appropriate supervision levels by conducting risk and needs assessments.
    3. Coordinated and work closely with law enforcement, social service agencies and mental health providers.
    4. Organized client documentation by checking files and verifying completeness of notes.
    5. Maintained personal contact with offenders through office and community visits.
    6. Supervised offenders to reduce risk to the community.
    7. Evaluated client progress toward completing terms of probation or diversion contract and addressed difficulties.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts In Sociology

Juvenile Court Counselor Resume

Objective : Utilizing my work experience and accomplishments in a challenging position, where I am able to communicate, contribute, and fulfill my goals while helping others.

Skills : QMHP, First Aid & CPR certified, NCI trained, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Person-Centered Thinking.

Description :

    1. Evaluated the risk and needs of referred juveniles and their family to create recommendations for the court.
    2. Supervised Delinquent and Undisciplined juveniles and make sure they are in compliance with court orders.
    3. Prepared and testified in Juvenile Court.
    4. Maintained extensive court records and documentation in a statewide on-line juvenile database.
    5. Filed Petitions, Motions for Review, and calendar request.
    6. Developed and implemented plans towards achieving positive changes in the juvenile's behavior.
    7. Advocated for juveniles and their families.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Certificate In Early Childhood

Juvenile Court Counselor Resume

Headline : Energetic, focused, flexible, loyal, tenacious, and an extremely hard worker. Major strengths include strong leadership, excellent communication skills, ability to work with diverse audiences, and proven experience in business management.

Skills : Management, Administration.

Description :

    1. Provided case management services, counseling, and supervision of adjudicated undisciplined or delinquent juveniles.
    2. Assured compliance with court ordered dispositions.
    3. Involved the assessment of juvenile and family needs to develop and implement plans for treatment and complying with court orders.
    4. Monitored juvenile and family progress through home visits, residential placements, Youth Development Centers, office visits, school visits, as well as contact with other human service agencies providing services to the family.
    5. Identified and provided appropriate transitional and post-release supervision and support services to facilitate community re-entry and continuing treatment needs.
    6. Evaluated complaints against juveniles to determine whether to divert the complaint or to initiate court action; conducting in-depth risk and needs assessments, and family social histories to develop treatment and sanction recommendations for disposition.
    7. Served as an officer of the Court to issue and serve court orders and documents, and to apprehend and secure physical custody of juveniles.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS In Leadership

Juvenile Court Counselor Resume

Headline : To pursue a rewarding career that will allow me to administer my experience and knowledge and provide me with the ability for future advancement.

Skills : Analyzing Skills, Training Skills.

Description :

    1. Developed and reviewed service plans in consultation with clients.
    2. Performed assessments to analyze the quality and quantity of services provided.
    3. Conducted intake assessments in order to determine the needs of juveniles who were referred to the Agency either by complaint or by the school system for violations or who were found to have committed criminal offenses.
    4. Served as a resource to the court for juveniles with cases pending before the court.
    5. Prepared and maintained court reports which constituted a basic overview of child's case history.
    6. Attended court hearings to hear findings on whether juveniles would be placed in protective custody and developed case plans.
    7. Initiated court proceedings for juveniles who were found in violation of court ordered probation.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor's In Criminal Justice