This is a (part-time) contractual position without benefits within the Administrative Office of the Court working with the Delinquency Drug Court and Family Drug Court programs. The essential function is to develop programming to recruit and identify advocates to support participants while working closely with Drug Court staff. This position is responsible for the recruitment and training of advocates, as well as monitoring the advocate/participant matches. The position will be required to travel to various locations throughout Palm Beach County and may be required to attend Court hearings.
This position is responsible for developing and employing effective case management procedures that assist with the identification and coordination of Circuit Court cases. The Court Case Manager serves as a liaison between the judiciary and court administration. This position is reviewed through reports, conferences, and results achieved.
This position informs parties of the mediation process, assists parties in resolving disputes, and prepares settlement agreements for review by the circuit courts and incorporation of agreements into orders, as appropriate. The person in this position will also be responsible for maintaining required statistical data. Working relationships are established with judges, court personnel, attorneys, and the general public. This position exercises independent judgment and works under the supervision of the Alternative Dispute Resolution Director.
This position coordinates and administer court mediation programs. Responsible for scheduling volunteer and contract mediators, serve as a liaison, reviews files for referral, perform related administrative functions, and mediate as needed. The person in this position will also be responsible for coordinating education seminars and maintaining required statistical data. Working relationships are established with judges, court personnel, attorneys, and the general public. This position exercises independent judgment and works under the supervision of the Alternative Dispute Resolution Director and other duties as directed. Travel to the other Circuit courthouses is required.
This position is a State Court position and as such is eligible for:
- Significant cost sharing on State of Florida medical benefits
- A wide range of State benefits, including, but not limited to life insurance, dental and vision care, disability insurance
- Health Saving Account and Flexible Spending Account options
- State of Florida Retirement System and Deferred Compensation Options
- Vacation and Sick Leave and
- Thirteen paid court holidays