Do you want to make a difference in the Criminal Justice System?


(29.518932,-98.46148)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

8610 Broadway Street Suite 320San Antonio, TX 78217

About

Purpose:

MADD’s Court Monitoring Program works towards the elimination of drunk driving by observing court and collecting information on drunk driving cases. As one of MADD’s core programs, the Court Monitoring program trains volunteers to observe the court system and collect information. The information is used to recommend constructive improvements to our judicial system.

Tasks/Responsibilities:

  • Attend Court Monitoring trainings
  • Attend DWI misdemeanor court cases
  • Become familiar with court room procedure
  • Collect Information on DWI misdemeanor and felony cases and submit paperwork to MADD staff
  • Other duties as assigned

Required Skills and Qualifications:

  • Background check required; no criminal arrests or convictions
  • Must be 18 years of age
  • Must not have a case pending or be convicted of a drunk driving offense
  • Knowledge of state law and court system
  • Have good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Attention to detail, good listening skills, critical thinking skills and open mind
  • Access to email and phone on a regular basis in order to communicate with supervisor
  • Must subscribe to the purposes, policies, and code of ethics of MADD
  • Must be able to attend court on a weekly or bi-weekly or monthly basis
  • Ethical behavior and confidentiality are a must in this position
  • Must have reliable transportation to get to court

Skills

  • Data Entry
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Law Enforcement
  • Case Work / Management
  • Multi-Tasking
  • Microsoft Office Suite

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Reliable transportation
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