ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE OF THE COURTS SIXTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT

JOB ANNOUNCEMENT

 

INTERNAL/EXTERNAL

 

COURT MONITOR (POSITION # CTA/C32)

(Pinellas County Funded)

 

Description of Work:

This is highly responsible professional conducting background investigations on all proposed guardians and investigating allegations of impropriety made about professional and non-professional guardians and is required to make onsite visits to private homes, nursing homes and other facilities to obtain and review documents and conduct interviews pertinent to the investigations. Prepare comprehensive written reports based on the investigation to the Court in accordance with Florida Statutes, Rules and Court policies and procedures. Provide non-professional pro se guardians assistance with guardianship responsibilities and reporting. The work is highly confidential and requires the use of professional judgment and discretion. Working contacts established with judges, general magistrates, facility administrators, medical personnel, law enforcement, Department of Children and Families (DCF), the legal community, guardians, Clerk of the Circuit Court and Inspector Generalís Office. Work often includes privileged communications with judges and magistrates. The Magistrates provide supervision and the work is reviewed by the Magistrates and Circuit Court Judges. Discretion must be exercised in dealing with confidential and sensitive issues, which the Court is charged with monitoring. Work is performed under stressful conditions and involves contact with individuals in emotional situations. Assignments are made orally and in writing and work is reviewed through observations of results obtained, conference and periodic reports or evaluations. *Must have reliable transportation.

 

Minimum Training and Experience Required:

Requires graduation from and accredited four-year college or university with major course work in social work, mental health, behavioral science, law enforcement, or employment in a related discipline, including court, or experience in conducting investigations, casemanagement, protective services, or any related case work experience in lieu of education.

 

Location:

501 1st Avenue North, St. Petersburg, FL33701 **Position will be relocated to the Pinellas County Justice Center in 2023.†††††††††††††††

 

Salary:

$1,805.65 Bi-weekly plus Pinellas County benefits; Equivalent to State Pay Grade S48††

Remote work is available for most positions with a supervisorís recommendation, not to exceed two days per week.

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Submit Application and Resume To:

The Sixth Judicial Circuit Court

Human Resources, Suite 2H

14250 49th Street North

Clearwater, Florida 33762

Fax:727-453-7166 or SixthCircuitHR@jud6.org

 

 

APPLICATION DEADLINE:

Thursday, September 29, 2022 @ 12:00 p.m.

 

 

 

Equal Opportunity and Diversity Employer

Drug-free Workplace

 

This Organization Participates in E-Verify

 

ANY PERSON WITH A DISABILITY WHO REQUIRES A SPECIAL ACCOMMODATION TO PARTICIPATE IN THE APPLICATION/SELECTION PROCESS SHOULD CALL THE HUMAN RESOURCES DEPARTMENT AT (727) 453-7165 IN ADVANCE