NJ - Elizabeth (07206)
Working within the Union County Correctional Facility, completes comprehensive case management assessments of inmates to determine service needs post release. Develops comprehensive release plans for specified inmates in collaboration with multidisciplinary team. Provides information to inmates and their families to support acceptance of needed services. Coordinates service planning with other components of the Criminal Justice Linkage Program, the Jail Diversion Program and other Criminal Justice System personnel, including judges, probation officers, prosecutor, etc. Bilingual (Spanish) Skills strongly preferred.
Master's or bachelor's degree in Social Work or related field. For masters level staff: 1 year related experience; For bachelors level staff: 2 years related experience; Previous experience in working with individuals in criminal justice systems preferred.