The Federal Judicial Center - Education Division Internships

Employer
Judicial Branch, Judicial Bra...
Location
Washington D.C.
Posted
Jan 17, 2017
Closes
Dec 29, 2017
Hours
Full Time
JOB SUMMARY:

The Federal Judicial Center (FJC) is the federal courts' agency for continuing education and research. Congress established the Center in 1967 as a separate organization within the federal judicial system at the request of the Judicial Conference of the United States. A nine-member board chaired by the Chief Justice of the United States, determines its basic policies. The FJC is located in the Thurgood Marshall Federal Judiciary Building which is immediately adjacent to Union Station.

The Education Division produces educational programs, materials, and resources for federal court of appeals, district, bankruptcy, and magistrate judges and for federal judicial branch employees, including persons serving in clerk of court, probation and pretrial services offices. The Division delivers education and resources through a variety of means including: in-person programs to which participants travel; in-person programs conducted in courthouses for local participants; audio-, video-, and web conferences; programs and materials delivered over the courts intranet; and printed publications. The Education Division contains four teams: Judicial and Legal Education, Executive Education, Management & Professional Development, and Probation & Pretrial Programs.


TRAVEL REQUIRED:
  • Not Required

RELOCATION AUTHORIZED:
  • No

KEY REQUIREMENTS:

Ability to engage with and complete the activities listed in position description.

Students currently enrolled and seeking an undergraduate degree at a qualifying educational institution, on a full or half-time basis (US Citizens only)

All new employees with the Federal Judicial Center will be subject to a FBI security background check. The security check will require an electronic fingerprint analysis. The internship is a provisional hire subject to a favorable background check. Relatives of Center staff members may not be employed at the Center in any capacity. The Center does not provide housing or transportation.

The GS-0399-3 pay plan/series/grade is used for reference only. The actual position falls within the BF pay band that is unique to this organization and is specified as BF/0399/01.

Not Applicable