Correctional Probation Senior Officer Resume Example

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Jessica Claire
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Professional Summary

Dedicated, resilient, and resourceful professional with a Bachelor's degree in Criminal Justice and a Master's Degree in General Counseling. Expertise in rehabilitating and reintegrating individuals. Accomplished Probation Officer and Correctional Officer certifications, offering extensive experience working with children, adolescents and adults with severe behavioral and psychological disorders. Possess dynamic communications skills, case management, and advanced leadership skills and knowledge of legal system processes. Energetic, highly motivating, and detailed oriented. Field supervision and case management background.

  • Criminal laws
  • Risk and needs assessments
  • Trained in defensive tactics
  • Crisis intervention techniques
  • Court procedures
  • Weapons training
  • Verbal and written communication
  • Case management
  • Report writing
  • Counseling and interviewing
Work History
Correctional Probation Senior Officer, 08/2020 to Current
Chesterfield County, Va Chesterfield, VA,

• Conducts investigations and prepares reported for the sentencing authority.

• Enforces court-ordered supervision components and implement supervision strategies. Maintain personal contact with offenders/defendants. Investigate employment, sources of income, lifestyle, and associates, to assess risk and

• Address substance abuse, mental health/sex offenders, domestic violence, and similar problems and implement the necessary treatment or violation proceedings, through assessment, monitoring and counseling, including compliance with all local, state and federal laws.

• Schedules and conducts drug use detection tests and DNA collection of offenders/defendants, following established procedures
and protocols.

• Maintains confidential documents and computerized records of test results. Maintains a chain of custody of urinalysis testing materials.

• Responds to judicial officers request for information and advice.

• Testifies in court as to the basis for factual findings and (if warranted) guideline applications.

• Investigates and analyzes financial documents and activities and takes appropriate action. Interviews victim(s) and provides victim impact statements to the court. Ensures compliance with Mandatory Victims Restitution Act.

• Assesses offenders/defendants level of risk to the community and develops a blend of controlling and correctional strategies to address risk.

• Collaborate with senior leadership during decision-making processes and created thorough offender reports for corrective action planning.

Correctional Probation Officer, 01/2019 to 08/2020
State Of Indiana Kendallville, IN,
  • Completed intake paperwork, fingerprints and searches.
  • Evaluated client progress toward completing terms of probation and addressed difficulties.
  • Conducted pre-sentence investigations by doing in-depth research and compiling police reports.
  • Verified social and legal history information of individual probationers.
  • Interpreted legal concepts and issues to complete and close out cases.
  • Maintained organized offender records and documentation in compliance with department and legal standards.
  • Suggested special community service rehabilitation programs to help further support offenders.
  • Interpreted data from various assessment tools to determine appropriate level of supervision.
  • Monitored defendants' compliance and progress in treatment by reviewing reports from counseling agencies.
  • Oversaw administration of DNA indexing and drug and alcohol screenings for defendants/offenders.
  • Coordinated and worked closely with law enforcement, social service agencies and mental health providers.
  • Compiled statistical data for monthly, quarterly and annual reports.
Classification Officer, 01/2016 to 01/2019
Department Of Corrections City, STATE,
  • Maintained organized offender records and documentation in compliance with department and legal standards.
  • Handled over 100 full-cycle caseloads per month..
  • Interpreted data from various assessment tools to determine appropriate level of supervision.
  • Collaborated with institutional staff, area law enforcement, mental health boards, county attorneys and treatment providers.
  • Partnered with physicians, social workers, activity therapists, nutritionists and case managers to develop and implement individualized care plans and documented all patient interactions and interventions in electronic charting systems.
  • Worked with different disciplines to provide cohesive care to patients.
  • Facilitated "Thinking for A Change" to foster creditable life skills.
  • Helped clients develop new coping mechanisms and techniques to drive behavior modification.
  • Maintained regular contact with clients by calling and visiting clients' homes.
  • Developed Functional Behavioral Assessment and Positive Behavioral Intervention Plan to identify cause of problem behavior, formulate strategies to address behavior and teach new behavioral skills.
Correctional Officer, 05/2015 to 01/2016
Department Of Corrections City, STATE,
  • Made rounds at specified intervals and conducted head counts and roll calls.
  • Received and accounted for personal possessions and determined inmate work assignments.
  • Observed behavior of residents individually and in groups.
  • Addressed inquiries from general public, other staff, inmates and visitors to resolve concerns.
  • Oversaw over 1,000 prisoners in correctional residential facility setting.
  • Booked new inmates into facility and processed inmates for release.
  • Inspected work sites and crew trucks for contraband, cleanliness and safety.
  • Received and inspected mail, property and funds from visitors on behalf of designated inmates.
  • Led disciplinary hearings and made recommendations for sentencing.
Master of Science: General Counseling/ Psychology, Expected in 07/2020
Troy University - Orlando, FL,
Bachelor of Science: Criminal Justice, Expected in 05/2015
Florida Agricultural And Mechanical University - Tallahassee, FL

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School Attended
  • Troy University
  • Florida Agricultural And Mechanical University
Job Titles Held:
  • Correctional Probation Senior Officer
  • Correctional Probation Officer
  • Classification Officer
  • Correctional Officer
  • Master of Science
  • Bachelor of Science

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