Join CNM on 5/19 for our May Town Hall to learn more about graduate education opportunities in Middle Tennessee!

Williamson County CASA

Advocate Supervisor

Williamson County CASA

Apply

Job Summary

Williamson County CASA, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation located in Franklin, Tennessee, seeks an Advocate Supervisor who demonstrates a passion and desire for serving and advocating for the best interests of abused and neglected children in Williamson County.  The Advocate Supervisor works alongside a team to supervise and support volunteer advocates who provide best-interest advocacy for abused and neglected children in juvenile court.

Job Responsibilities

Volunteer Supervision

  • Assign cases to advocates and maintain supervision throughout entirety of case.
  • Review and approve court reports.
  • Provide technical assistance, guidance, support, and information to volunteer advocates.
  • Attends all court hearings for assigned cases.
  • Resolves casework or interpersonal problems with CASA advocate volunteer.
  • Provide at least 12 hours of continuing education opportunities for advocates.

 

Reporting & Record Keeping

  • Maintains case files in office.
  • Maintains all case communication and documentation.
  • Updates and maintains records in database.
  • Provide service data for Director of Development and Executive Director for grants.

Community Collaboration

  • Works with CASA colleagues and with other agencies to review program-related procedures, develop cooperative relationships, and resolve problems.
  • Identifies and remains informed about available resources for children and families in crisis.
  • Participates in trainings and conferences for professional and organizational development.

Qualifications

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in social service-related field or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Experience in working with families in crisis.
  • Knowledge of juvenile justice system preferred.

Core Competencies

  • Integrity and trust
  • Organization
  • Collaborative and team player
  • Resilient

Additional Information

Benefits

Benefits

  • Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Paid Holidays and Time Off
  • Alternate Work from Home schedule

How to Apply

Submit resume and cover letter to Emily Layton at emily@williamsoncountycasa.org

Details

  • Date Posted: April 13, 2022
  • Type: Full-Time
  • Job Function: Programs and Service Delivery
  • Service Area: Children / Youth