Intake Coordinator DV Programs
Location: Bridgeport, CT
Serves as program liaison to Bridgeport Criminal Court, Bridgeport Adult Probation, and Derby Adult Probation. Represents FRE at weekly DV docket court proceedings in Bridgeport Criminal Court. Maintain good rapport with referral sources (probation, family services, state attorneys, etc.), program staff and program clients.
Attends weekly Bridgeport court docket every Wednesday and Probation meetings weekly to complete intakes. Provides client status reports to court. Conducts some intakes at court and collect client referrals.
Completes intake assessments for Bridgeport/Derby programs: Evolve, Explore and DVIS. Communicates client attendance at intakes to the referral source. Ensures that all referrals are followed up on and monitored until the client begins programming.
Works closely with Manager and Senior Coordinator to ensure all intakes and referrals are completed, in a timely fashion, inputted into CDCS and that clients have been screened properly before starting group. Data input and oversight is a large part of the duties.
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Psychology, Social Work, Counseling, Family Therapy or a closely related field. Excellent communication skills and writing skills. Knowledge of CT criminal justice system and working relationships with area providers are all desirable. Strong written and verbal skills in English. Ability to speak Spanish is ideal. Effective interpersonal skills. Must know all Microsoft Office programs, and have database experience.
This is a 30 hours per week position, benefits eligible, and may include evenings.
Please send all resumes and cover letter to: