ProKids is seeking a CASA Manager/GAL to join our agency in advocating for abused and neglected children in Hamilton County. The successful candidate will be part of an Advocacy Team, working alongside a staff attorney and CASA Volunteer. As a full-time CASA Manager, they will oversee and support the work of CASA Volunteers, trained by ProKids, who advocate for our children.
The CASA Manager/GAL will understand the multiple priorities of an agency like ours, where our children always come first. This position includes serving as Guardian ad Litem on all cases assigned and adhering to Rule 48. It requires a thorough background check.
Our CASA Managers are collaborative problem-solvers who focus on the best interests of ProKids children and advocate for the best possible outcomes, especially a safe, permanent and nurturing home.
Since 1981, ProKids staff members have created a workplace built on the principles of diversity, equity and inclusion. Our team members go beyond their job descriptions to serve one another and our community.
More details about the position are below. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
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Overall Job Description: Assigns, supervises, manages, supports and evaluates CASA Volunteers in the completion of their duties. Contacts CASA Volunteers once per month, as well as prior to court hearings, to prepare the volunteer and their report. Ensures that court reports are written and submitted in a timely manner. Attends court hearings. Provides advice, resources and help to the volunteer in the best interest of children. Maintains a caseload serving as GAL and in that capacity has ultimate responsibility for all cases assigned. Communicates the need for volunteers and provides assistance in designing and implementing volunteer training.
Experience: Child protection system worker or volunteer (1 year preferred)