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Current Job Opportunity


October 3, 2019

Closing Date

Open Until Filled

Position Number


Position Title

OPS Court Program Specialist

Job Location

Ninth Judicial Circuit Court; Orlando, Florida

Salary Range

$17.36 per hour

Job Description

The Court Program Specialist- Mental Health Court position is responsible for performing a variety of administrative duties and functions in support of the court’s Mental Health Court program. The position offers an excellent opportunity to serve adult clients under the Mental Health Court Program while gaining valuable experience through direct involvement in the court process.

Duties include: Creating, entering, monitoring, and maintaining case information. Direct involvement in case progression, docket preparation, status updates and program referrals. Collaboration with participants, team members and judges in court staffings and judicial hearings

Education and Training Guidelines

A bachelor’s degree in public or business administration, criminal justice, psychology, sociology, or closely related field preferred. Additional relevant experience may substitute for recommended education level on a year-for-year basis.


The ideal candidate will have an eye for detail and excellent oral and written communications skills. Experience with MS Office Suite applications, a working knowledge of our criminal justice system to include mental health and/or substance abuse treatment and a passion to serve.

Special Comments

State Funded. OPS (Other Personnel Services), $17.36/hr. OPS/Variable hour employees may be eligible for insurance coverage. No holiday pay, sick or vacation time accrued. Up to 40 hours per week except for holiday weeks for an indefinite period.

How to Apply

For Additional Information Contact: Human Resources at telephone 407-836-2261