Wage: $9.96/hr Hours: 15 hrs/month or more (depending on availability and schedules)
Duties: The primary focus of this job is the supervision of juveniles who are required to fulfill obligations to the community as directed by Juvenile Court and related probation agreements based on the Balanced Approach Theory. The Probation Officer Assistant helps the Resource Officer and Probation Officers by transporting juveniles, supervising community service projects, administering urinalysis tests and being a role model for adjudicated youth. Selected applicants may also be required to work with some adult misdemeanor clients as well on a limited basis.
Qualifications: Must pass Criminal History Background and Sexual Offender Investigation; completed at least one year of college or have at least one year of experience working with adolescents; possess a valid driver's license; possess current vehicle insurance; excellent written and communication skills.
Closing Date: September 30, 2014.
Application Procedures: Mail or deliver a completed application packet available at the Latah County Probation & Youth Services Office, Latah County Courthouse, Attn: Kathi Jo Nygaard, 522 S Adams, Room 202, or online here - include a cover letter and copy of school schedule. APPLICATIONS THAT ARE NOT NOTARIZED WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED. (Notaries are available in the Probation & Youth Services Office and also at the Prosecutor’s Office, 2nd floor of the Latah County Courthouse.)