COUNTY OF SONOMA Juvenile Correctional Counselor I - Regular and Extra-Help in Santa Rosa, California

Do you have experience counseling troubled youth? Bring your case management skills and experience to the Sonoma County Probation Department and begin a rewarding career as a Juvenile Correctional Counselor. Starting Salary up to $26.28/hour*The Juvenile Correctional Counselor (JCC) I position is a challenging and rewarding start to a career helping youth in our community. In addition to learning the fundamental principles of the juvenile justice system, JCC's have the unique opportunity to use their skills to directly and positively influence the course of a young person's life.Being a JCC IAsia JCC I, you will perform a wide variety of duties related to the care, guidance, and supervision of juvenile offenders. Responsibilities include:Communicating directly with detained youths on an individual or group basisMaintaining on-going security checks, and overseeing and directing the activities of youth offenders detained in Probation facilitiesPerforming minor clerical duties, including data entry into justice systems databasesTransporting youths to and from various locationsMaintaining the cleanliness and order of the facilityCandidates with experience working with challenging populations (i.e. youth/adults withimental health conditions, youth/adult offenders, trouble youth) are highly desirable.Please Note:iTo be considered for this position, applicantsimust be willing to work all shifts, including days, evenings, nights, weekends, and holidays.iFor more information, minimum qualifications, and to apply online, please visit or call 707-565-2331. EOE Apply by 2/4/19