INSTRUCTOR, VOCATIONAL in Lawrenceville, VA at The Geo Group

Date Posted: 8/9/2018

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Job Description


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Equal Opportunity Employer.


  • This is a vocational- horticultural position. The focus is to 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.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provides instruction to inmates/detainees 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

  • Completion of a major in agricultural education or 39 semester hours of course work in agriculture preferred. 
  • High school diploma or GED certificate.
  • Valid driver license.
  • Documentation of five (5) years experience in the trade. 
  • Ability to pass background investigation, drug screen and medical evaluation.
  • Must possess or be eligible for a Virginia Teacher's License. 


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