Careers with CASA

CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate) Director – Cecil County

The Circuit Court for Cecil County is looking for a CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate) Director with an hourly pay range of $21.00 to $25.00. This position will work part-time at 24 hours/week. There are no benefits included with this position. This position is responsible for the overall management of the CASA Agency and all aspects of the agency’s operations.

Position requirements: Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Social Work, Psychology, or related field; Five (5) or more year’s experience in social work, psychology or related field with requisite experience in administrating an organization or division involved in human social services; Valid driver’s license.

Essential Functions: Research and prepare grant proposals and other funding applications; Develop and maintain a donor tracking system; Develop a donor base for monetary and non-monetary resources; Work with Board in any fund-raising events; Assure all necessary forms are filed with the appropriate agency for all necessary permits, memberships, licenses, etc..Oversee agency and program compliance with established policies and procedures; Keep Juvenile Court and DSS apprised of agency directives; Develop, implement, and maintain tracking systems for volunteer and caseload files; Develop and initiate time-oriented strategic plans to establish agency goals; Review progress and compare goals/objectives; Assure agency compliance with National and State CASA standards; Attend and work with National and State CASA programs through conferences and meetings; Coordinate public relations with the purpose of recruiting volunteers and increasing public awareness of the CASA program; Write/ revise job descriptions for staff and prepare yearly performance evaluations; Attend all board meetings and oversee implementation of all Board directives, policies and procedures; Assist in developing agency annual budget; Manage day to day fiscal operations, including submitting monthly and quarterly reports; Perform all other duties as assigned.

Application Procedure: Please go to to complete an application/ submit a resume by 2/28/15 end of business day.

Cecil County Government is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate because of race, color, age, sex, religion, national origin, political affiliation, or handicap. EOE/AA/ADA.