Responsible for implementing, coordinating, organizing and directing recreation programs for the prisoners of the Kinross Correctional Facility. Position functions as senior worker with over-all responsibility for leisure time activity programming.
Possession of a bachelor's degree in criminal justice, correctional administration,
criminology, psychology, social work, counseling and guidance, child development, physical education or recreation, sociology, school social work, social work administration, educational psychology, family relations, human services, or theology.
Three years of professional experience providing services to inmates, parolees, or probationers in a correctional setting, including one year equivalent to a Corrections Program Coordinator P11, Prison Counselor P11, or Parole/Probation Officer P11.
The Department of Corrections may screen out job applicants who have been convicted of a felony in accordance with Public Act 191 of 2017.
Applicants who have been convicted of a misdemeanor or felony are ineligible for employment with the Department of Corrections until satisfactory completion of any sentence imposed, including parole or probation.
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View the job specification at: http://www.michigan.gov/documents/CorrectionsProgramCoordinator_12120_7.pdf (Download PDF reader)
Position Description – Corrections Program Coordinator