An attorney speaks to the teen jury

Teen Court Schedule

Visitor's Welcome! All teen court dates are subject to change. Please call beforehand to confirm a date if you plan on visiting 903-798-3941. Teen Court is held in the Texas Municipal Courtroom in the Bi-State Justice Building. The courtroom is open to anyone that would like to observe. Jury sign in begins at 5:30 p.m. and court begins at 6 p.m. Master Jury sessions begin signing up at 5:00 p.m. and begin hearing cases at 5:15 p.m.





job posting
executive director
Reporting to the Board of Directors, the Executive Director (ED) will have overall strategic and operational responsibility for Teen Court programs, expansion, and execution of its mission. 
Responsibilities include meeting with teens, parents, judges, attorneys, etc. Holding TeenCourt sessions twice per month in the evenings, attend juvenile municipal court hearings, speak at various schools to solicit teen volunteers, facilitate board meetings, organize  fundraiser(s), 12 office hours per week.
 Leadership & Management:  Ensure ongoing local programmatic excellence, and consistent quality of finance and administration, fundraising, communications, and systems; recommend timelines and resources needed to the Board.
 Actively engage and energize volunteers, board members, event committees, partnering organizations, and funders
Develop, maintain, and support a strong Board of Directors: serve as ex-officio of each committee, seek and build board involvement with strategic direction for both ongoing local operations
Fundraising & Communications: Expand local revenue generating and fundraising activities to support existing program operations. Use external presence and relationships to garner new opportunities
    Unwavering commitment to quality programs and data-driven program evaluation
    Excellence in organizational management with the ability to coach teens and manage a budget
    Past success working with a Board of Directors with the ability to cultivate existing board member relationships
    Strong marketing, public relations, and fundraising experience with the ability to engage a wide range of stakeholders and cultures
    Strong written and verbal communication skills; a persuasive and passionate communicator with excellent interpersonal and multidisciplinary project skills
    Action-oriented, entrepreneurial, adaptable, and innovative approach to business planning
    Ability to work effectively in collaboration with diverse groups of people
    Passion, idealism, integrity, positive attitude, mission-driven, and self-directed
Minimum: Bachelors Degree or higher, at least 2 years non-profit experience
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TeenCourt of Texarkana, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and give consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, and local law.