LIFE SKILLS/PRE-RELEASE INSTR

    GEO Group Inc.
    Graceville, FL
    Full-time
    Similar jobs pay $9.64 - $16.17

    Job Description

    Job Description

    Facility: GRACEVILLE CORRECTIONAL FACILITY

    Compensation Base:

    Compensation Bonus (if applicable):

    Equal Opportunity Employer.

    Summary
    • Provides inmates and detainees with the tools and knowledge to prepare for reentry into the community. Provides individual and group counseling in self-esteem, problem solving, relationships, and other related issues. Assists the inmate and detainee to secure direct communication with substance abuse, educational, employment and/or other free world community social resources that can assist in successful reintegration into society.
    Primary Duties and Responsibilities
    • Provides general classroom guidance in the areas of career planning, social adjustment, personal management, and general life/skills knowledge.
    • Communicates with inmates and detainees regarding the reality of their pre-release activities and plans, defining terminology and identifying community resources.
    • Conducts a periodic review of curriculum and resources available to enhance inmates and detainees participation in pre-release/life skills programs and activities.
    • May maintain class rosters, attendance records, and provides certificates for pre-release life skills program.
    • May report inmates and detainees for failing to attend assigned classes as an offense.
    • Assesses inmates and detainees needs and makes referrals to appropriate staff.
    • May participate in formulation and development of release plan.
    • May secure supplementary information, such as employment, medical records or school records.
    • Aids inmates and detainees in planning and developing an individual post-release plan and encourages them to assume the responsibility for post-release behaviors and activities.
    • Performs other duties as assigned.
    Job Requirements

    Minimum Requirements
    • High school diploma or equivalent certification required.
    • Bachelor's degree in a related area preferred.
    • Relevant teaching and/or counseling experience in a correctional setting preferred.
    • Appropriate valid teaching certification if required by the client agency.
    Posting ID: 558254426Posted: 2020-05-21