Post-Master Fellowship- Indiana
Job Title: Post-Master Fellowship- Indiana
Location: Indianapolis, IN
Job ID: 45997
Department College of Social Work, Institute for Justice Research and Development (IJRD) in the State of IndianaEqual Employment Opportunity An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer.
FSU's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at: http://www.hr.fsu.edu/PDF/Publications/diversity/EEO_Statement.pdfResponsibilities This is a multistate project that is operated out of the Institute for Justice Research and Development at Florida State University, however positions for this Post Master’s Fellowship will physically be located in Indianapolis, Indiana.
The Post Master's Fellowship at the Institute for Justice Research and Development (IJRD) is designed to prepare individuals for clinical and research work at the nexus of social work and criminal justice. Fellows may be afforded opportunities for either a clinical or research track.
The research track will focus on development of social work administration, leadership, and research skills. Through clinical research trials, research track Fellows will have opportunities to provide team leadership, identify policy barriers and policy innovation, collaborate with corrections professionals, and work with justice-involved individuals. Fellows will conduct face-to-face personal interviews with participants using behavioral and clinical assessments.
The clinical track will focus on the development of generalist clinical skills and prepare Fellows for intervention work with justice-involved populations. Through clinical research trials, Fellows will apply their skills in individual and group intervention sessions, crisis intervention and service delivery. Fellows will conduct individual assessments and provide outreach to justice-involved individuals.
All Fellows will conduct face-to-face meetings with justice-involved individuals during their incarceration in the prison or jail setting as well as in a variety of community-settings after their release from incarceration.
Fellows may participate in training, in services, and engage in continuing education activities, seminars and conferences.Qualifications Master's Degree in Social Work conferred Spring 2018, Fall 2018, Spring 2019, or Summer 2019.
Willing to relocate to the state of fellowship site in Indianapolis, Indiana.
Willing to commit to three years of work.
Ability to work evenings and weekends.
Ability to prioritize, organize, multi-task and work independently on tasks.
Ability to obtain and maintain security clearance with correctional institutions.
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite.
Ability to Travel
A valid US driver's licensePreferred Prior experience working with criminal justice involved populations and familiarity with criminal justice research and reform efforts.
Knowledge of data collection concepts, principles and practices.Pay Plan This is an OPS/temporary hourly Job.Soft Money Funded Position This position is time-limited based on soft money funding, with renewal contingent upon available funds and the needs of the University.Schedule 40 hours per week.
Schedule varies depending on the availability of the client’s schedule.
Ability to work evenings and weekends.Criminal Background Check This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check. The background check will be conducted as authorized and in accordance with University Policy 4-OP-C-7-B11.How To Apply If qualified and interested in a specific job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at https://jobs.fsu.edu. If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service.
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