SOCIAL SERVICES COORD in Newark, NJ at The Geo Group

Date Posted: 3/23/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Newark, NJ
  • Job Type:
    Social Work
  • Experience:
    1 - 3 years
  • Date Posted:

Job Description

Equal Opportunity Employer.


  • This position independently monitors and supervises staff and residents on assigned unit of facility to ensure effective operation of unit. Trains staff in their duties which follow standard Company policies/procedures as well as client contractual requirements.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Ensures compliance with Company and client contractual requirement and policies and procedures.
  • Ensures timely delivery of effective clinical services by submitting monthly reports, auditing clinical charts.
  • Reviews and revises curriculum for residents.
  • Oversees the maintenance of safety and security on the unit by conducting periodically scheduled tours and inspections of the unit.
  • Participates as a member of the Safety Committee.
  • Ensures effective integration of support services such as the resident's family.
  • Manages crisis interventions and oversees disciplinary meetings of the residents;
  • Reviews and audits the clinical charts and files of the residents and clients assigned to the staff.
  • Trains staff in their duties.
  • Develops unit program schedule.
  • Conducts weekly resident representative and staff meetings.
  • Provides regular staff evaluations.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


Job Requirements

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree and three years supervisory experience in a human services organization.
  • Ability to use personal computers and associated software applications.
  • Valid Driver's License required.