CASA Volunteer Supervisor

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  • Full-Time
  • Part-Time
  • Milwaukee, WI
  • Job Type Details: Ensure that abused and neglected children receive sound advocacy.

KIDS MATTER INC., a Milwaukee-based child advocacy organization, is accepting applications for a CASA Volunteer Supervisor. The CASA Volunteer Supervisor ensures that abused and neglected children involved with the Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) program receive sound advocacy.

Spanish-speaking candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.

Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in a human-service related field, or a law degree
  • Experience supervising, managing and coordinating volunteers and/or staff
  • Knowledge and understanding of issues and dynamics within families in crisis related to child abuse and neglect
  • Experience with child welfare systems (preferably in Milwaukee County)
  • Ability to train, supervise, and empower volunteers to be effective advocates
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel and PowerPoint)

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

Volunteer Development

  • Assist with recruitment, screening, interviewing and training of volunteers, including occasional evenings and weekends
  • Assist in planning, conducting and evaluating CASA continuing education events
  • Maintain volunteer records
  • Develop and conduct volunteer recognition activities and events

Volunteer Supervision

  • Manage and supervise a caseload of up to 20-25 cases staffed by volunteers
  • Consult with and assist volunteers regarding their assigned case(s), including advocacy strategy and planning; this requires occasional evenings and weekends
  • Attend court hearings and meetings with/for volunteers as needed
  • Prepare new cases for assignment to volunteers

Volunteer Training

  • Complete the National CASA/GAL Association’s New Volunteer Facilitator training.
  • Work on our training team for new volunteer training and continuing education

Successful completion of a background check is a condition of employment. Valid driver license required. Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. Part-time and full-time applicants will be considered. KIDS MATTER is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sexual orientation, gender orientation or expression, disability, or religion/creed.  Up-to-date COVID-19 vaccination status is required for this position.

Please email a cover letter including salary requirements in pdf format, current resume in pdf format, and at least 2 writing samples in pdf format to Adam at KIDS MATTER INC., adam@kidsmatterinc.org with the subject line “CASA Volunteer Supervisor.”  No phone calls please.

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