The purpose of this position is to provide a comprehensive employability training program to the unemployed inmate population at Johnston Correctional Institution. The position is responsible for teaching classes and instructing, preparing lesson plans and comprehending assessments in all areas of job search preparation and retention. Knowledge in job readiness, basic computer operations, money management and community resources is preferred. Daytime and evening flexibility required. Perform related work as required.
Knowledge & Responsibilities:
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Teaches classes and instructs students in all areas of job search preparation
Teach and administer the Career Readiness Certification
Prepares lesson plans, lectures, course overviews and course syllabi.
Selects appropriate learning material for assigned classes
Prepares attendance reports and adheres to attendance class polices
This job has no supervisory responsibilities.
Minimum & Preferred Qualifications:
Qualifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education Minimum: Associate's Degree in Business Administration, Human Resource Development, or Criminal Justice Education or related degree
Experience Minimum: Two years counseling, mentoring, advising or closely related role; and experience with adult learners and/or socio economically diverse groups in an academic/college or community based setting.
Education Preferred: Bachelor's Degree in Human Resource Development, Business Administration, Criminal Justice, Education or related degree. Two years counseling, mentoring, advising or closely related role and experience with adult learners and/or socio economically diverse groups in an academic/college or community based setting.
Language Skills: Ability to read and comprehend written material
Mathematical Skills: Basic math reasoning required.
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.
Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.
Computer Skills: Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
Johnston Community College is committed to understanding the educational needs of the area's citizens, businesses, industries and service sectors. The college provides life-long educational opportunities consistent with our students' interests and abilities, prepares graduates capable of acquiring knowledge and succeeding in the regional and global community, and services as a positive, economic, social, and cultural catalyst in our diverse communities.