ACADEMIC COUNSELOR at GEO Corrections & Detentions (A GEO Company)
Posted in Health Care 30+ days ago.
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Location: Graceville, FloridaJob Description:
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES
- 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