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ACADEMIC COUNSELOR at GEO Corrections & Detentions (A GEO Company)

Posted in Health Care 30+ days ago.

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Location: Graceville, Florida

Job Description:


  • Participates in orientation of inmates regarding the institution programs.
  • Facilitates and co-facilitates didactic educational presentations, group counseling and individual counseling sessions.
  • Selects and recommends new instructional materials and programs for use in the institution programs.
  • Maintains knowledge of new developments in the field of counseling.
  • Maintains a collegiate relationship with other professionals, programs, and associations
  • Administers and supervises the administration of standardized achievement tests, vocational assessments and interest inventories.
  • Assists the Assistant Warden and Programs Director COC with  program review and evaluation.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


  • Bachelor's Degree in related field from an accredited college or university required.
  • Two (2) years of experience as an academic instructor, school guidance counselor or a school psychologist or an equivalent combination of education and experience required.
  • Valid teaching certificate, either elementary or secondary
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to work with computers and the necessary software typically used by the department.


Equal Opportunity Employer