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CBT FACILITATOR in San Diego, CA at The Geo Group

Date Posted: 4/30/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Facility: 

Compensation Base: $19.00 Per Hour

Compensation Bonus (if applicable): 

 

Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

This is a FULL-TIME position Monday – Friday 11:00 – 8:00 p.m. 

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Facilitates delivery of cognitive behavioral curriculum in a group setting focusing on the areas of motivation for change, social adjustment, personal management, social skills  development, cognitive restructuring, and development of problem-solving skills.
  • Conducts a periodic review of curriculum and resources available to enhance participants participation in post release programs and activities.
  • Maintains class rosters, attendance records, and provides completion certificates for LIB, T4C, MRT and other curriculum as required.
  • Supports the assessment of participant needs and makes referrals to appropriate staff.
  • Aids participants in planning and developing post-release plans and encourages them to assume the responsibility for post-release behaviors and activities.
  • Participates in orientation of participant regarding all behavioral treatment programs including, but not limited to, T4C and MRT.
  • The ability to facilitates and/or co-facilitates, group counseling from a structured manual.
  • Assists in the coordination of participant program schedules to ensure the criminogenic needs of the participants are met.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

 

Job Requirements

Minimum Requirements

  • High school diploma and minimum of 4 years of experience providing CBT services to the Criminal Justice Populations.
  • Associates degree and minimum of two years of experience providing CBT services to the Criminal Justice population preferred
  • Relevant teaching or counseling experience in a correctional setting preferred.
  • Possess a thorough understanding of the Principles of Effective Intervention that empirical evidence has proven to successfully reduce recidivism.
  • Must possess the ability to work with a team of professionals and have the ability to implement team strategy approaches to work assignments.
  • Must be flexible, cooperative and empathetic to needs of staff and participants
  • Ability to prepare written reports; to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing; and to learn rules, regulations, and security procedures required by the facility.
  • Ability to work with computers and the necessary software typically used by the department.

 

                                      Equal Opportunity Employer

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