The Restorative Justice Specialist is a direct service position for an energetic professional interested in developing, delivering, and implementing restorative justice services and programming in Careers in Sports High School in the Bronx. Restorative Justice is a community-based approach to justice used to strengthen communities, repair harm and restore relationships when wrongdoings occur. It is based on a core set of principles that emphasize healing and repair over punishment, inclusion over exclusion, and individual accountability with a high level of community support.
The Restorative Justice Specialist must have a strengths-based and trauma-informed approach and philosophy when working with all people. The Restorative Justice Specialist will work as part of a team to provide training, consultation, and service delivery to support the implementation and application of restorative justice within school and community settings.
This position will be responsible for providing direct service to those who have been impacted by harmful behaviors, including offenders, victims, families, school staff, community members and other key stakeholders.
The Restorative Justice Specialist will work with the Community School team, Careers in Sports school faculty and administration, students, and families to provide Restorative Justice and mental health services.
Mid-forties. Good benefits and possibilities for travel. We are actively seeking candidates of diverse backgrounds
Please e-mail applications, with the subject “Restorative Justice Specialist,” to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applications must include resume and cover letter. Please send attachments as Word or PDF files.