Diversion Case Manager— 1/5/2021–The Orange County Restorative Justice Center is a non-profit organization located in Chelsea, Vermont. Our mission is to build and advocate for just communities in Orange County.  We are looking for a Diversion case manager to join our organization!  The part-time case manager will work with youth and adults who have been referred to our programs for committing criminal offenses, juvenile delinquencies and civil offenses.     

The ideal candidate will be passionate about social/racial/economic justice and restorative approaches to address harm. Candidates should have a demonstrated ability to engage with clients who have experienced trauma, incarceration, and crime, and come from diverse racial, economic, and other backgrounds.  Knowledge about substance misuse and mental health issues is required. Knowledge about the criminal justice system, restorative justice practices and community resources is a plus. The position requires strong communication, computer and database skills, with attention for detail. 

A bachelor’s degree is required and an emphasis in human services or a related field is preferred. Applicants must have the ability to work remotely and independently during these times, with some in-office time required.  This position requires an individual who can meet requirements for Department of Corrections background checks.

25-hours per week with the benefit of pro-rated paid time off, paid holidays and retirement plan contributions. Competitive wage based on experience.

The Orange County Restorative Justice Center is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion, recognizing, and respecting that diverse perspectives and experiences are valuable to our team and essential to our public service. BIPOC, people with disabilities, LGBTQ+ applicants, and people from other underrepresented groups, are encouraged to apply.

Email cover letter, resume and 3 references to director, Jessie Schmidt, jessie@ocrjvt.org.

OCRJC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Type: Part-time