The Marshall County Correctional Facility (MCCF) opened in 1996 as a privately-operated facility for the Mississippi Department of Corrections. MTC took over operation of the facility in August 2012. MCCF has the capacity to serve 1,000 medium custody, male inmates. The facility offers several rehabilitation and education programs from GED and life skills to computer tech and culinary arts.
Location: Marshall County Corr. Facility (Holly Springs, Mississippi)
Do you have good listening skills? Do you advise and direct with specific guidance and direction? Do you want to be responsible for planning, coordinating, developing and implementing a professional individual and group counseling program for assigned inmates in compliance with American Correctional Association (ACA) standards, Management & Training Corporation (MTC), and Mississippi Department of Corrections (MDOC) directives? Then you MUST apply for this position IF you meet the MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS below. In this position you will obtain detailed background file, conduct personalinterviews, and test as necessary to analyze and recommend a program for each assigned inmate. You will successfully perform the following functions: Initiate and maintain individual personal social development (PSD) folder on each assigned inmate. Provide direct aid and counseling to inmates with personal needs or problems, i.e., sickness, injury, family problems, and other related personal problems. Provide continuous educational, vocational, personal and social adjustment counseling on an individual and group basis. Recommend necessary program modifications throughout each assigned inmate's stay. Conduct continuous interpretation and evaluation of progress in inmate's specific development program. Coordinate problem cases and point out areas in which guidance and development techniques can be improved. Maintain documentation and records. Utilize new concepts and approaches. Recommend and conduct training sessions and conferences to develop greater proficiency among staff in areas of guidance and social adjustment. Recommend medical or psychiatric evaluation for emotional or psychological problems. Evaluate results and take remedial action as warranted. Assist in the evaluation of facility services for inmates and recommend modifications for improvement. It is expected that the incumbent shall perform other duties as assigned within his/her capabilities as determined by management. Bachelor's degree in counseling or related field required and one (1) year related experience preferred. Four years of correctional experience may be considered in lieu of education. Must have license or certification as required by governing state agency. Valid driver's license in the state of Mississippi with an acceptable driving record required.
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