Management & Training Corporation Recreation Specialist (Intern) in Holly Springs, Mississippi
Position Summary: Reports to the deputy warden, operations. Responsible for staff and program development by coordinating and instructing correctional officer certification training and non-correctional pre-service training in compliance with American Correctional Association (ACA) standards, Management & Training Corporation (MTC) and Mississippi Department of Corrections (MDOC) directives.
Supervises and provides instruction of inmates in recreation activities
Prepare a variety of well-planned recreation activities including arts and crafts, individual and team sports, special interest programs and others.
Develop and distribute weekly, monthly and annual recreational plans and schedules of activities.
Manage and control use of equipment and supplies; make minor repairs and recommend purchases.
Provide information regarding special and scheduled activities.
Maintain accurate records and documentation of participants as required.
Promote the development of positive social skills through modeling appropriate behaviors and intervening when inappropriate behaviors are observed.
Maintain accountability of staff, inmates and property. Adhere to safety practices.
It is expected that the incumbent shall perform other duties as assigned within his/her capabilities as determined by management.
Education Requirement: High school diploma or equivalent and two (2) years related experience required. Valid driver's license in the state of Mississippi with an acceptable driving record required, unless waived by management. Post Hire Requirement: Must successfully complete annual in-service training requirement.
Management & Training Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran