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This position is also being announced to All U.S. Citizens and Nationals under 16-NE-1794097-DE.
The Tribal Victim Assistance Specialist will provide a variety of services related to the victim assistance program specific to Indian Country issues in the District of Nebraska.
Specific duties will include:
· Directing dissemination of information pertinent to various victim protection laws specific to Indian Country
· Speaking to public, civic, industry and special interest groups on victim's issues specific to Indian Country
· Coordinating efforts with local and tribal victim services providers, social services, law enforcement based victim assistance providers, and prosecution based victim assistance staff specific to Indian Country
· Responding to victim inquiries, assessing concerns, and determining program eligibility for victim assistance services specific to Indian Country
· Advocating on behalf of crime victims with regard to issues and problems caused by crime
· Providing information to victims on schedule changes, status of defendant's pleas, results of trial specific to Indian Country
· Providing in-court support during hearings and trials
· Obtaining services and assistance for victims through specific federal programs and funds
· Reviewing literature on victim issues specific to Indian Country, assisting in drafting victim impact statements
· Generating statistical and quantitative reports and analyses of program activity
· Analyzing and applying changes in legislation, case law and court rules
75% or less - Travel will be required 75% of the time
Who May Apply
This job is open to…Government-wide (All) - Current/former permanent competitive service employees in the federal government, including well-qualified surplus and displaced federal employees (CTAP and ICTAP) in the local commuting area. Persons eligible for non-competitive appointment under a special hiring authority or certain veterans may also apply (See "Benefits and Other Information").
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This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/449607700. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.