INSTRUCTOR, VOCATIONAL in Lawrenceville, VA at The Geo Group

Date Posted: 1/25/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Experienced instructors 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 vocational instructors to join our growing education team. As a Teacher on our team, you will create a vocational, technical, and academic environment that provides inmates/detainees the opportunity to maximize their learning potential and achieve or enhance an ability to perform vocational tasks. If you are looking for an opportunity where you will work as part of a team of dedicated teachers, striving to achieve your personal best by helping others, this may be the right opportunity for you.



Teacher / Vocational Instructor - Adult Education - Electrical


Job Requirements

Job Responsibilities
As a Vocational Instructor you will provide instruction to inmates/detainees for various labor and/or technical skills through classroom instruction, demonstration and practical exercises.

Teacher responsibilities include:



  • Maintaining records including testing, daily offender work, attendance and general record keeping
  • Assessing educational needs of inmates, developing lessons plans to address those needs to include individualized assignments and training
  • Administering, scoring, and interpreting examinations and proficiency indicators
  • Counseling students concerning their performance, behavior and personal problems


Teacher / Vocational Instructor - Adult Education - Electrical

As an Instructor you should have the basic knowledge to teach students in public and private setting, comfortable with teaching various labor and/or technical skills.
Additional requirements include:

  • High School Diploma or GED and documentation of two (2) consecutive years experience in the Electrician trade
  • Meet Commonwealth of Viriginia Department of Education's requirement for licensure
  • Submit an application and approprate documentation for a Provisional License within 90 days of employment
  • Within a three (3) year period must take three mandatory courses to update Provisional License to Technical Professional License


Teacher / Vocational Instructor - Adult Education - Electrial   


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