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Student Assistant (ID: 105829) for Fall 2017

Agency/Facility

Justice Center

161 Delaware Avenue
Delmar , NY 12054

Division/Unit: General Counsel/Criminal Background

 

Web Site: http://www.justicecenter.ny.gov(New Window)

 

Proposal Information

Description:

After becoming familiar with rap sheets and the relevant statutes related to hiring applicants with a criminal history, the intern would be trained to assist in resolving open charges on the rap sheets and drafting Criminal Background Check (CBC) determinations letters depending on the applicant's criminal history. As part of these duties, the intern will also become familiar with the CBC system. The intern will become familiar with issues related to the Staff Exclusion List such as what entities are required to check it and will assist, as needed, in adding contacts to providers in the Vulnerable Persons Central Register (VPCR) and responding to general inquiries about the Staff Exclusion List (SEL) checks.

 

Skills:

Attention to Detail

Research

 

Internship Areas: Criminal Justice/Corrections, Legal Specialties

Logistical Information

Payment? Paid

Number of Hours: 20 - 30

Location: Albany

Number of Interns Needed: 1

Desired Candidate Profile

Preferred Standing 3rd Year Law Student

Minimum Standing: 1st Year Law Student

Degree Concentrations: Criminal Justice/Homeland Security, Legal Studies