FULL TIME CASE MANAGER, IN-PRISON (IL) in Jacksonville, IL at The Geo Group

Date Posted: 8/21/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Facility: Jacksonville Correctional Center

Compensation Base: 

Compensation Bonus (if applicable): 

 

Equal Opportunity Employer.

Summary


This is an entry-level position that learns to implement Substance Abuse education and provides case management of the program’s resident to assist them in achieving their established plan
goals.

FULL TIME SCHEDULE: MONDAY - FRIDAY 7:00AM - 3:00PM


Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provides resident case management to coordinate other services, resources and people to assist residents in achieving their established service plan goals.
  • Learns the process of preparing and submitting all treatment and educational outlines, lectures, handouts and other relevant materials.
  • Maintains records and daily clinical charting as required internally or by the client.
  • Learns the methods of implementing substance abuse and life skills assessments and the way of integrating the results into resident client treatment plans.
  • Participates in all training and supervision activities as provided for internally or by the client.
  • Assists in preparing schedules, reports or other information required for the program and requested by the management or the client.
  • In conjunction with the Treatment Alternatives for Safer Communities (TASC) and as part of re-entry process, learns to assess the resident’s aftercare needs, issues, and services.
  • Learns to provide counseling to residents, family or significant others as requested by the management or correctional staff.
  • Coordinates individual clinical care of assigned resident caseload.
  • Participates in treatment planning and conferences.
  • Observes and supervises resident interactions.
  • Assists in providing individual and group therapy or counseling. In conjunction with higher level position, meets with assigned residents as necessary.
  • Maintains and updates residents’ records and documents program in charts.
  • Performs Additions Severity Index ASI assessments and any other required assessment instruments.
  • Assists client’s staff in monitoring offender behavior and developing intervention plans regarding difficult offenders.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

 

Job Requirements

Minimum Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent. Bachelor’s degree in a social or human services field preferred.
  • One to three years’ experience in human service activities preferred
  • Experience providing human service activities preferred.
  • Certification in Alcohol and Drug Counseling within two (2) years of employment.

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