Wednesday, July 22, 2009

Job opening: PINS director at DHS - updated 7/25

The wait is finally over:   the Department of Human Services is officially looking to hire a director of PINS diversion program.   The position description is here.

DHS is hiring the project director as part of the launch a service intervention program to prevent the formalization of status offenders.   The Persons in Need of Supervision (PINS) diversion program will bring much needed reform to the District’s status offender system by creating a social-service oriented, single point of entry system to prevent status offenders and their families from entering the juvenile justice and child welfare systems.