Criminal Justice Community Corrections Specialist Job
|Employer Name: Intervention Inc
|Location: Henderson, Colorado
|Date Posted: 10/11/2023
|Category: Social Services
|Number Of Openings: 1
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Do you want to make a difference and change lives EVERY DAY?
Do you have what it takes to be a positive influence on people in the criminal justice system?
Are you looking for an entry level position to get your foot in the door?
*No previous experience required!
Make a difference by working with a company committed to enhancing client's success. RISE UP with us by incorporating our values every day.
Intervention, Inc., a Colorado non-profit, provides services within the criminal justice system across the state of Colorado including sobriety monitoring (UAs/BAs), electronic monitoring, probation supervision and community corrections.
Title: Community Corrections Specialist
This an entry level Criminal Justice position
Henderson, CO (Adams County)
$18 - $20.70/hr (based on shift differential)
Commitment to employee training and career growth
Opportunity to make a difference while gaining experience in the criminal justice field
Medical, dental and vision insurance
401(k) retirement program with generous company match and immediate vesting
Paid time off
Shift incentive for overnight and holidays
Intervention is a qualified employer under the public service student loan forgiveness (PSLF) program
Shift differential for overnight and weekend hours
$2,000 service award within the first year
Guides clients toward pro-social behavior and protects the safety of the staff, clients and community at large through monitoring and enforcing policies, rules and regulations with residential, non-residential and out client services clients.
Support, promote and adhere to the mission, values and Code of Conduct of Intervention Inc.
Reflect Intervention Inc.sí commitment to treating all persons with dignity and respect.
Educate clients and ensure compliance with facility policies, rules and regulations
Conduct internal and external rounds and headcounts throughout the facility to ensure safety and monitor compliance with policies.
Support acceptable behavior and issue sanctions for unacceptable behaviors through application of behavioral guidelines
Monitor testing of same sex clients through urinalysis and breathalyzer
Perform pat searches, facility inspections and room searches to inspect for contraband and ensure clients are adhering to policies
Regular and predictable attendance, flexibility in schedule/shift changes.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
High school diploma or equivalent required, some college preferred
2 years customer service and/or security experience, including experience working with people in stressful and/or crisis situations
Provide 3 references
Basic ability to enter data, generate reports and create communications from variety of software programs and databases
Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing
Ability to remain calm and deescalate stressful situations
Knowledge of the cultural and socioeconomic characteristics and appropriate techniques and practices for the client population.
Ability to interact effectively as a team member and independently with Company staff, stakeholders, and with diverse client base.
Must pass background check and have ability to access state criminal databases
Ability to walk about a multi-floor building quickly and frequently
Ability to lift and move furnishings while conducting searches
Ability to lift and carry items weighing up to 25 lbs.
Valid driver's license preferred
Application deadline: open until filled
Position Type: Full-Time Permanent
Years of Experience Required: Entry-Level
Education Required: High School
Overnight Travel: None
Vacation Time: 2 weeks / year
Health/Dental Benefits, Retirement Benefits, Paid Holidays, Vacations, and Sick Leave, Life and/or Disability Insurance, Casual Dress, Other Benefits
Intervention, Inc. was incorporated as a 501 (c)(3) non-profit Corporation in June 1986, providing In-home Detention monitoring for criminal justice agencies throughout Colorado.
Web Site: https://www.int-cjs.org/
|Contact Name: Melissa
|Company Type: Employer
|Company: Intervention Inc
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