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INSTRUCTOR, VOCATIONAL (IWTF) BARBER in South Bay, FL at The GEO Group, Inc.

Date Posted: 5/7/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    South Bay, FL
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    5/7/2020

Job Description

Facility: South Bay Correctional & Rehabilitation Facility

Compensation Base: 

Compensation Bonus (if applicable): 

 

Equal Opportunity Employer.

Summary

This is an academic programs position. The focus is to create a vocational technical and academic environment that provides inmates the opportunity to maximize their learning potential and achieve or enhance an ability to perform vocational tasks.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provides instruction to inmates for various labor and/or technical skills through classroom instruction, demonstration and practical exercises.
  • Maintains records including testing, daily offender work, attendance and general record keeping.
  • Assesses educational needs of inmates, develops lessons plans to address those needs to include individualized assignments and training.
  • Administers, scores, and interprets examinations and proficiency indicators.
  • Counsels students concerning their performance, behavior and personal problems.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

 

Job Requirements

Minimum Requirements

  • High school diploma/equivalency required.
  • Current State Certification in Barbering and cosmetology.
  • Ability to work overtime as required.
  • Ability to handle physical and mental stress associated with working extended hours.
  • Must be able to regularly report to work without being late.
  • Work experience in correctional setting preferred.
  • Must be required to possess valid state driver's license.
  • Must be mature, flexible, able to command the respect and confidence of inmates or detainees and staff, philosophically committed to the objectives of the facility, and possess a high tolerance to mental stress.
  • Ability to work overtime as required. 
  • Ability to handle mental stress.
  • Ability to work with computers and the necessary software typically used by the department.