Elkhart, Indiana

Victim Offender Reconciliation Caseworker

Center for Community Justice -- Elkhart, Indiana

1- or 2-year term
Ages 20+
Mennonite Voluntary Service



  • Enter case information into database and manage active caseload
  • Conduct individual intake interviews with offenders and victims to determine their viewpoints and needs
  • Facilitate mediation between court-ordered criminal offenders and their victims
  • Write progress reports and provide verbal reports to referring judges and court staff
  • Work with VORP staff to develop and implement restorative justice presentations to community and schools.
  • Assist VORP staff wit planning and implement annual victim-offender mediation training
  • Part time (20 hrs/wk) position

Bachelors degree. Strong written and verbal communication skills. Ability to listen actively and to understand conflictual situations from multiple view points. Strong interest in restorative justice and reconciliation work

 Program info



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 Program site



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