Contract Bail Supervisor/ Court Worker

Location: | Posted on: February 22, 2022


The John Howard Society of Kingston & District is recruiting a professional and motivated Bail Supervisor/Court Worker.  The right candidate will join a highly motivated team with a track-record of very high achievement and an appetite for change and innovation.


POSITION Bail Supervisor/Court Worker
LOCATION 105 Strowger Blvd, Brockville, ON K6V 5K1
STATUS  6 month contract with possibility of extension
SALARY  $44,100 per year



  • Assesses potential clients for suitability for the bail program
  • Provides services for clients on bail supervision
  • Create release plans for individuals charged by liaising with duty counsel and crown attorneys at court
  • Promote effective use of services through innovation
  • Interview clients at court in cell block prior to court appearance
  • Obtain all relevant information from clients in a timely manner
  • Assist clients with referrals to appropriate community service agencies and educational/vocational programs
  • Promote the program among community services, in the Court, and in the community
  • Maintain positive relationships with court personnel, probation officers, police, and other professionals involved with the client
  • Testify in court, when required to do so
  • Maintain client files, input information into case management system, and complete required court documentation



  • A degree or diploma in the social sciences field
  • Specific education, training or certification in community corrections is an asset
  • Knowledge of motivational, solution-focused and crisis intervention counselling techniques
  • Knowledge of community resources
  • Knowledge of risk management



The John Howard Society of Kingston & District is an Equal Opportunity employer, we are committed to providing an accessible workplace. Accessibility accommodations are available for all parts of the recruitment and selection process.


Please send your Resume and Cover Letter to The Closing Date for applications is March 7, 2022. We thank all applicants for their interest, however only successful applicants will be contacted.