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RECREATION SPECIALIST in Jena, LA at The Geo Group

Date Posted: 6/3/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Jena, LA
  • Date Posted:
    6/3/2019

Job Description

Facility: LaSalle Detention Facility

Compensation Base: 

Compensation Bonus (if applicable): 

 

Equal Opportunity Employer.



Summary

Responsible for the implementation and operation of a viable recreation program for all detainees.  Oversees the recreation facilities and equipment.

 



Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Plans and organizes recreation activities.
  • Coaches all athletic teams.
  • Organizes and conducts all competitions and tournaments.
  • Explains and demonstrates to detainees the proper technique and use of all recreational equipment, including the enforcement of safety rules and regulations.
  • Inspects recreation area for cleanliness and safety.
  • Conducts weekly safety training sessions with recreation orderlies and clerks.
  • Checks all detainees in and out of the gym.
  • Maintains recreation department records.
  • Orders, maintains, and schedules the repair of all recreation department equipment.
  • Performs other related duties as required and assigned.

     

 

Job Requirements



Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Physical Education, recreational therapy or related field required.
  • Prior experience working with a prisoner population or in a physical education program is highly desirable.

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