The State of Louisiana
invites applications for
the position of:
Louisiana - YOUTH
An Equal Opportunity
SALARY: $26.18 - $55.08 hourly
$4,538.00 - $9,547.00 monthly
JOB TYPE: Classified
LOCATION: Monroe, Louisiana
A baccalaureate degree plus five years of professional level experience
in a residential, correctional, mental health or group home setting with
responsibility for one of the following: rehabilitation of delinquent youth,
clinical care, custody, or security.
A baccalaureate degree plus five years of professional level social
services experience or counseling experience.
See Job Posting (www.jobs.la.gov) for
EXAMPLES OF WORK:
Administers a comprehensive professional rehabilitation program for
clients committed for
offenses ranging from misdemeanors to felonies (e. g., shoplifting,
rape, and homicide).
Directs and controls all activities of a Secure Juvenile Facility.
Develops and ensures the implementation of institutional policies,
procedures, and regulations.
Directs all functions of the institution through the chain of command
including care, custody,
mental health, social services, fiscal services, medical services,
personnel, maintenance services, religious services, food services, contractual
services, volunteer services, and other services.
Administers a treatment program for a significant portion of the
offender population with a wide range of acute medical, neurological, and psychiatric
disorders, including many classified as abused and neglected juveniles.
Assigns staff, monitors a staff development needs assessment program,
and assures that training is accomplished.
Directs and participates in apprehension of offenders upon escape.
Assures the resolution of problems and complaints relative to
offenders, their families,
employees, and the public.
Ensures compliance with legislative mandates, federal court consent
departmental regulations, and ethical practices.
Inspects buildings and grounds to ensure that institutional facilities
are maintained and operated in an orderly and efficient manner.
APPLICATIONS MAY BE FILED ONLINE AT: www.jobs.la.gov
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