CoreCivic
Resident Counselor
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Location
Dilley / TX
Employment type
Full-Time
Pay
Competitive/year
Job description

At CoreCivic, we do more than manage detainees, we care for people!  CoreCivic is currently seeking a Resident Counselor who has a passion for providing the highest quality care in an institutional security setting.

Who We Are:

CoreCivic is the leading, national provider of high-quality, secured corrections and detention management services, providing effective programs that enhance public safety and prepare individuals for success after release. Headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee, with more than 70 security facilities nationwide, CoreCivic security employees are driven by a deep sense of service, high standards of professionalism and a responsibility to better the public good.

What We Have:

  • More than just a job but the start of a successful career!
  • Supportive environment where employee growth is promoted.
  • Comprehensive benefits package & competitive wages.
  • PTO & paid holidays.
  • Paid job training & other great incentives. 

What You Get To Do:

Change the lives of those in your care!

The Resident Counselor is a uniformed, security trained member of the Unit Management Team responsible for resolving daily resident issues before they become significant matters, incidents or grievances. They ensure that services and programs are delivered to residents assigned to the unit at a time and manner as designed.

  • Maintain a caseload of residents with the primary purpose of resolving daily living issues before they expand into significant incidents.
  • Make daily rounds through assigned units talking with staff and residents, observing operations and interactions between staff and residents on the unit, ensuring the unit is operating in a safe and secure manner and anticipates situations.
  • Conduct one-on-one meetings with residents regarding grievance or potential grievance matters and resolve the situation within the framework of policy.
  • Develop an interactive working relationship with residents that support the informal resolution of resident issues.
  • Cultivate and maintain a cooperative working relationship with institution departments built on respect that supports problem solving.
Requisition ID
req4915
About CoreCivic
Our company designs, builds, manages and operates prisons, jails, detention centers and residential reentry centers on behalf of the Federal Bureau of Prisons, Immigration and Customs Enforcement, the United States Marshals Service, many states and counties across the country.

Resident Counselor

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