Volunteer Probation Officer Resume Samples

As a Volunteer Probation Officer, the person will oversee the case of juveniles and conduct case management duties as needed. The job description entails overseeing the cases, and reporting delinquent acts immediately, and complying with all conditions of Probationary release. The duties and responsibilities vary based on the type and size of the management, however, the following common duties are identified on the Volunteer Probation Officer Resume – meeting with juveniles on a regular basis to review school records, reviewing cases on a regular basis to ensure compliance and follow-up procedures; reporting any delinquencies and other problems to supervise office, building report with the subjects of all cases and their family members, counseling youths about drug and alcohol abstinence; and discussing progress with rehabilitation programs, and community service.

The required and preferred skills for this job include – experience working with at-risk youth, experience in case management, probation, or law enforcement; good critical thinking skills, and social perceptiveness, and strong time and stress management skills. A bachelor’s degree in criminology or criminal justice is commonplace among job applicants.

 

Volunteer Probation Officer Resume example

Volunteer Probation Officer Resume

Objective : To obtain a challenging and rewarding Volunteer Probation Officer position with an organization offering potential for professional development and advancement, Knowledge of automated/internet resources and systems available for conducting background checks, criminal histories, and other similar activities (such as NCIC). Ability to compilng information (such as background checks and criminal histories).

Skills : Proficiency in QuickBooks and Microsoft Office Experience.

Description :

    1. Supervised adult and youth offenders serving probation sentences in the community to ensure public safety and compliance with court conditions.
    2. Provided offenders with knowledge and information related to their court orders.
    3. Generated risk assessments based on offender behavior to determine appropriate level of supervision.
    4. Provided referrals to counseling services where appropriate and oversaw progress.
    5. Assisted in the preparation of non-compliance charges and provided testimony in court as required.
    6. Maintained complete offender confidentiality unless otherwise instructed by the courts.
    7. Coordinated case management efforts with local social work agencies, child protective services, and the Ministry of Child and Youth Services according to national and international laws and best practices.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Master's In Public Policy


Volunteer Probation Officer Resume

Objective : Skilled Volunteer Probation Officer professional, with a solid educational background and extensive knowledge in social services. Possessing exceptional interpersonal skills, leadership, management, community and public service to successfully guide and increase productivity to achieve goals and objectives. Knowledgeable and experienced with intake assessments, interviews and investigation to accurately obtain information; with the ability to adapt at building positive, constructive relationships with the community, co-workers and management.

Skills : Great Organization And Planning, Attention To Detail, With High Standards Of Quality And Accuracy.

Description :

    1. Responsible for the guidance and supervision of various juveniles.
    2. Assured that juveniles that were placed on probation abided by probation rules and regulations.
    3. Worked directly with F.I.N.S. (Families In Need of Services) cases.
    4. Completed regular school and home visits along with family mediation. YMCA Mason Branch Memphis, TN Youth Counselor (Summer Program) Provided support and attention in a structured setting to aid students in successful growth and development.
    5. Participated in group activities that allowed me to form bonds with the students.
    6. Supervised and monitored the activities of and counselled offenders placed on probation; maintains responsibility for their legal custody.
    7. Developed community awareness of juvenile justice issues.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS In Criminal Justice


Volunteer Probation Officer Resume

Headline : Volunteer Probation Officer is Knowledged of the roles and functions of the federal probation and pretrial services office; and knowledged of the practices and procedures used in federal probation and pretrial services, including knowledge of the administrative requirements to support these activities, establishing rapport with contacts at collateral agencies for the purpose of collecting information regarding offenders/defendants.

Skills : Forklift sitting down and standing up lift, Probation Officer.

Description :

    1. Assisted clients with fulfilling probation requirements, provided individual guidance and related counseling services.
    2. Developed and implemented community service requirements, supervised substance abuse evaluation and treatment.
    3. Interviewed clients to assess individual needs and serve as a resource for employment, housing, and human service agencies.
    4. Participated as an advocate or intermediary for the client in court appearances.
    5. Provided monthly reports regarding client's progress for administration and the courts.
    6. Used Organization skills, communication skills, and motivational interviewing techniques.
    7. Helped relieve the probation caseload for the State of Georgia Trained by officials from Cobb Superior Court to learn safety techniques Confirmed.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor's In Sociology

Volunteer Probation Officer Resume

Headline : Volunteer Probation Officer with 7 years pof experience in Preparing reports, which may include application of U.S. Sentencing Commission revocation guidelines. Making recommendations for disposition. Testifying at court or parole hearings. Conducting preliminary interviews and other investigations as required. Conducting evening and weekend work as required for supervision activities. Some travel, including overnight stays, is required.

Skills : Customer Service, Criminal Justice, Family Services.

Description :

    1. Oversaw probationers to make sure they comply with the courts conditions.
    2. Visited with them and go over what is being asked of them.
    3. Enjoyed being a probation officer and learn new things everyday.
    4. Learned different and useful skills.
    5. Counselled clients to achieve adequate personal rehabilitation and ensure social adjustments.
    6. Assisted in the supervision of probationers and provides necessary information to the court regarding violations.
    7. Conducted record checks on various automated systems.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor's In Sociology

Volunteer Probation Officer Resume

Headline : Volunteer Probation Officer is Initiating contacts with, replies to and seeking information from organizations and persons such as the U.S. Parole Commission, Bureau of Prisons, and attorneys concerning offenders' behavior and conditions of supervision, Detecting and investigating violations and implementing appropriate alternatives and sanctions, Reporting violations of the conditions of supervision to the appropriate authorities.

Skills : Microsoft Word, Supervising, Counselling.

Description :

    1. Oversaw probationers to make sure they comply with the courts conditions.
    2. Visited with them and go over what is being asked of them.
    3. Handled ICR cases.
    4. Learned different and useful skills.
    5. Started volunteering earlier this summer with delinquent girls at the Faulkner County Juvenile Court, with the interest of participating in my community and furthering my studies in psychology.
    6. Acted as a volunteer and mentor, and currently lead a music Life Skills class.
    7. Provided individualized supervision and counseling to a probationer.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Master's

Volunteer Probation Officer Resume

Headline : To use my education, prior work experience and skills, to help within the criminal justice/homeland security area. Other careers are warmly welcomed. Referring offenders to appropriate outside agencies such as medical and drug treatment facilities, employment, and training.

Skills : Microsoft Word, Volunteer.

Description :

    1. Managed a case load of more than 30 defendants.
    2. Met with minimum risk defendants and work with them to accomplish terms of their probation set by the courts.
    3. Provided reports on offenders and help make sentencing recommendations to the courts when necessary.
    4. Supervised minimum risk offenders who require supervision while on probation.
    5. Provided motivation and educational experiences to probationers.
    6. Supervised cases, monitor probationers' court orders, met with probationers, and recorded monthly visits Worked closely with courts and police .
    7. Took job with State of Michigan as FSA.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Master Of Arts

Volunteer Probation Officer Resume

Headline : Volunteer Probation Officer is Supervising offenders to maximize adherence to imposed conditions, reduce risk to the community, and to provide correctional treatment, Maintaining personal contact with offenders, primarily by way of community visits, Investigating employment, sources of income, lifestyle, and associates to assess risk and compliance.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Open Office.

Description :

    1. Worked with other counties to complete court documents for courtesy transfer probationers.
    2. Developed individual plans with criteria to assure successful completion of court orders.
    3. Referred clients to appropriate psychoeducation groups and ensure compliance.
    4. Provided professional correspondence to follow up with absences.
    5. Researched and contacted employers and kin of absconders.
    6. Investigated and responded to complex payment processing inquiries and problems received from litigants, employers, Vicinage and Central Office staff, and the State payment processing vendor.
    7. Evaluated and addressed the financial matters utilizing the NJKiDS application.
                Years of Experience
                Experience
                5-7 Years
                Experience Level
                Level
                Executive
                Education
                Education
                Diploma

                Volunteer Probation Officer Resume

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

                Skills : Completion of Virginia Department of Corrections Academy.

                Description :

                  1. Interacted with local offices to apply payment processing policies and procedures.
                  2. Collected and compiled statistical data on financial transactions to generate reports.
                  3. Developed manuals and guides to provide cross-training on a county and state level to address areas in need of improvement found through internal financial audits.
                  4. Participated on Child Support committees, meetings, multi-agency working groups and projects as required.
                  5. Handled administrative functions (timekeeping and coverage assignments). 
                  6. Analyzed cases in accordance with existing laws and regulations and inform clients of their rights, and available services to promote effective collection of court ordered payments. 
                  7. Functioned as liaison with family court to ensure proper assignments from intake to enforcement. 
                    Years of Experience
                    Experience
                    5-7 Years
                    Experience Level
                    Level
                    Executive
                    Education
                    Education
                    BA In Criminal Justice

                    Volunteer Probation Officer Resume

                    Objective : Volunteer Probation Officer is Preparing and carrying out of performance advisories. Undertaking of corrective action as needed, and preparation of related documentation. Communicating with VACPO and Human Resources on matters related to staff performance and development, Acting as part of the division's leadership team by planning and participating in team meetings, developing strategies to meet divisional goals, and analyzing and strategically using reports.

                    Skills : Team Meetings, Volunteer, MS Office.

                    Description :

                      1. Prepared reports and monitor case flow for application of appropriate enforcement remedies. 
                      2. Created, monitored and managed statewide reports.
                      3. Processed cases for inter-county transfers, interstate for enforcement hearings, status reviews and case closure processing. 
                      4. Actively participated on statewide and vicinage committees. 
                      5. Coached, mentored, and counseled of professional and support staff. 
                      6. Supervises offenders
                      7. Facilitates victim and community reparation
                        Years of Experience
                        Experience
                        2-5 Years
                        Experience Level
                        Level
                        Executive
                        Education
                        Education
                        BA In Criminal Justice

                        Volunteer Probation Officer Resume

                        Headline : Volunteer Probation Officer is Presenting presentence report and sentencing recommendations to the court. Responding to judicial officer's request for information and advice. Testifying in court as to the basis for factual findings and guideline applications. Serves as resource to the court to facilitate proper imposition of sentence.

                        Skills : Service Assistant, Court Management, Planning.

                        Description :

                          1. Actively participated on interview panels as needed and directed. 
                          2. Provided customer service to both internal and external customers, by handling inquiries received in person, via NJKiDS, telephone, and correspondence. 
                          3. Processed incoming correspondences and system alerts according to policies and standards on an ongoing basis.
                          4. Protected constitutional and statutory rights and liberties.
                          5. Assured equal access.
                          6. Provided fair, timely and constructive resolution of cases.
                          7. Enhanced public safety.
                                    Years of Experience
                                    Experience
                                    5-7 Years
                                    Experience Level
                                    Level
                                    Executive
                                    Education
                                    Education
                                    BA In Criminal Justice