JOB DEVELOPER - EMPLOYMENT COUNSELOR
Company: Geo Reentry Services
Posted on: January 7, 2022
Compensation Bonus (if applicable):
Equal Opportunity Employer.
Are you passionate about helping others to meet their educational
goals on the road to turning their life around and want to feel
good about what you do on a daily basis; then we need you!
We are looking for dedicated Employment Counselors to join our
growing team. As a Employment Counselor you will function as a job
developer, utilizing your effective communication and networking
skills, conducting individual educational assessments and creating
treatment plans for each referred participant.
If you are looking for an opportunity where you will work as part
of a team, striving to achieve your personal best by helping
others, this may be the right opportunity for you.
As an Employment Counselor, you will be responsible for utilizing
computer labs and standard educational classes to provide
instruction, resources and referrals for educational
Additional responsibilities of the Employment Counselor
Assessing parolee participants to determine employment, training
and CTE needs
Providing employment services including resume writing, mock
interviews, time management, how to get along with others in a work
environment and how to follow instructions
Assisting participants in locating and securing employment or CTE
Documenting participants' progress in Company database
Establishing and overseeing computer learning lab for GED
preparation and remedial education
Providing participants with referrals services for undergraduate
and graduate studies
Facilitating psycho-educational/behavior modification groups on a
weekly basis; documenting clients progress in Company database
Managing small caseload of Reentry participants; conducting
risk/need assessments and creating individual treatment plans for
each assigned participant; providing case management services as
High School diploma or GED, required.
Bachelor's Degree in human services, criminal justice, education or
a related field, preferred
Experience working with the local area labor/employment market.
Experience working with the offender/minority population in an
adult educational setting, preferred.
Knowledge of current management techniques
Familiar with the correctional system and current correctional
Ability to conduct individual counseling sessions and facilitate
small groups, and interface with outside agencies Ability to write
clear concise reports in English using correct grammar
Must be able to react quickly and appropriately in an emergency
situation Bilingual in English/Spanish preferred, but not
Ability to work with computers and the necessary software typically
used by the department.
Your benefits will include: Medical, Dental and Vision coverage
Term Life insurance (includes spouse and dependent)
Accidental death and dismemberment insurance
Short- and long-term disability
Flexible spending account
Stock purchase program
Legal program - Legal Club of America
Paid time off
Theme park and attraction discounts
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