The GEO Group
SUPV,SUBSTANCE ABUSE - 338/1075/6263
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Facility: KINGMAN COMPLEX
Compensation Base: $54,080 Anually
Compensation Bonus (if applicable):
Equal Opportunity Employer.
This position supervises the staff and activities within the facility’s substance abuse program. Typical duties of this position including supervising the work of the Substance Abuse Counselors, planning, coordinating, and implementing substance abuse counseling activities, and coordinating with other departments, divisions, agencies, and community organizations to ensure the maximum utilization of resources available for chemical dependency treatment and rehabilitation.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities
Supervises the overall success of all functions and responsibilities in the Substance Abuse program. Supervises all substance abuse work through the Substance Abuse Counselors. Performs and participates in the annual evaluation process of the Substance Abuse Counselor. Participates in any disciplinary processes, if necessary.
Trains, mentors, and guides the Substance Abuse Counselors to increase the efficiency and effectiveness of the program.
Interviews, screens, and evaluates inmates for potential program participation; provides substance abuse counseling and educational services; and implements follow-up and aftercare programs.
Compiles data and submits reports, related documentations; maintains offender records to include assessments, treatment plans, progress notes, discharge summaries, and discharge plans; and disseminates information on resources for follow-up treatment.
Provides technical assistance and maintains inmate records and documents pertaining to the services provided, to include, an inmates attendance, progress, and additional needs.
Performs moderately complex work involving the care and custody of inmates. Maintains security and order among inmates within the facility. Responsible for preventing escape and maintaining discipline in conformance with strict rules, regulations, and standard operating procedures.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s degree in Social Work or a chemical dependency field.
Three (3) years full-time, wage-earning experience in substance abuse treatment. One (1) year previous experience in a supervisory capacity.
Knowledge of agency and departmental organizational structure, policies, procedures, rules, and regulations.
Skill to interpret and apply rules, regulations, policies, and procedures.
Skill to communicate ideas and instructions clearly and concisely.
Skill to plan, organize, and assign the work of others.
Skill to prepare and maintain accurate records, files, and reports.
Skill to coordinate with other staff, officials, departments, agencies, organizations, and the public.
The GEO Group
Website : https://www.geogroup.com/
The GEO Group is the world's leading provider of correctional and detention management and community reentry services to federal, state and local government agencies. With operations in the United States, Australia, South Africa, and the United Kingdom; GEO offers a diversified array of turnkey services which include design, construction, financing, and operations. Our unique approach allows GEO to provide high-quality and cost-effective services with state-of-the-art designs, innovative programs and ground-breaking treatment approach.Since our inception in 1984, GEO has become successfully established within the industry through our quality of service, innovative operational solutions, and efficient cost-effective operations. Our achievements are paralleled by an executive management team with a combined total service of over 98 years with the company. To date, GEO's operations include the management and/or ownership of 104 correctional, detention and residential treatment facilities encompassing approximately 87,000 beds. Our team, of over 20,500 professionals, is dedicated to the safety and care of the individuals assigned to our custody on behalf of federal, state, and local government agencies. Our knowledgeable employees are experts in facility design, financing, contract compliance, risk management, general administration, security, health services, human resources, information technology, basic education, vocational training, counseling, substance abuse treatment, mental health services, specials needs populations, food service, and facility maintenance to ensure that the high level of service our clients demand is adequately provided in each of our business units.