Henderson County Juvenile Probation
Chief Juvenile Probation Officer
Full-time
Henderson County Juvenile Probation
Henderson County Juvenile Probation
201 J East Larkin
75751 Athens , TX
Job Description: 

Please submit resumes to:

Clint Davis

Henderson County Juvenile Board

903.675.6112 cdavis@henderson-county.com or

by mail Clint Davis

Henderson County Juvenile Board

100 E. Tyler St. Room 100 Athens, Texas 75751

Hours/Days of Work: 

Responsibilities Include: 
  • To develop and update departmental policies, rules and regulations 
  • To prepare and monitor the department’s budget and facilitate all required payment authorizations 
  • To hire, train and supervise all departmental personnel 
  • To direct research and planning related to the improvement of operations and services 
  • To review all casework and assist personnel with court work and problem solving 
  • To perform other duties as assigned by the Juvenile Board
Education/Experience: 

Special Skills/Abilities/Knowledge: 
  • Be at least 21 years of age 
  • Be of good moral character 
  • Have no disqualifying criminal history 
  • Possess a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university 
  • Possess work experience (one year experience in full time casework, counseling, community or group work)that deals with offenders or disadvantaged persons OR one year of graduate study at an accredited college or university in criminology, corrections, counseling, law, social work, psychology, sociology or other field approved by TJJD. 
  • Possess a minimum of one year in a supervisory or management capacity 
  • Never had any type of certification revoked by Texas Juvenile Justice Department 
  • Certification as a Juvenile Probation Officer by the Texas Juvenile Justice Department, or meet certification requirements within six months 
  • Ability to perform complex administrative and supervisory work in planning, organizing, and directing employees and operations 
  • Ability to speak in public and perform varied public relations activities 
  • Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing 
  • Must have a thorough knowledge of the Texas Juvenile Justice System
Work Environment: