GEO Corrections & Detentions (A GEO Company) CASE MANAGER - 7540/6204/32539 in Hinton, Oklahoma

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Facility: GREAT PLAINS CORRECTONAL FACILITY



Compensation Base: $17.79



Compensation Bonus (if applicable):







Equal Opportunity Employer.



Summary





+ Provides counseling services, assists the inmates/detainees in adjusting to facility life and obtaining needed services or changes in assignment. Develops and implements programs within the facility to meet the individual needs of inmates/detainees, to include individual and group counseling.





Primary Duties and Responsibilities





+ Interviews newly admitted inmates/detainees.



+ Conducts facility orientation for newly assigned inmates/detainees explaining rules and regulations of the facility, available services and programs, and the disciplinary and classification process.



+ Provides individual counseling to inmates/detainees on an informal basis regarding work and housing assignments, adjustment problems, and family problems.



+ Resolves day-to-day problems with counseling. Refers inmates/detainees with serious problems to professional counseling staff.



+ Provides assistance to the inmates/detainees in obtaining needed services. Serves as a representative for the inmate/detainee at classification committee meetings.



+ Monitors inmate/detainee custody, housing, job and program assignments to ensure all cases are reviewed in a timely manner.



+ Conducts visits to inmates/detainees assigned to caseload who are housed in special housing.



+ Reviews inmate/detainee medical status to determine eligibility to work in volunteer job assignments.



+ Performs other duties as assigned.













Minimum Requirements





+ High school diploma or equivalent certification required.



+ Bachelor's degree in criminal justice, sociology, or related field is preferred.



+ One (1) year in caseload management of offenders in a correctional setting required or an equivalent combination of education and related work experience required.



+ Certified law enforcement officer experience or correctional/detention experience preferred.