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Corrections Counselor I

Our Corrections Counselors are one of the main points of contact for our residents (inmates).  Counselors help our residents with their needs while incarcerated.  Jobs, custodies, good time, etc.  They role model prosocial behaviors and act with dignity, professionalism and integrity. 

Minimum Qualifications:
* Bachelor's Degree in Criminal Justice, Social Sciences, or Behavioral Sciences

* Valid Driver's License
Substitutions:
* 60 hours of college coursework including 12 hours in corrections, criminal justice, social sciences, or behavioral sciences AND one (1) year of experience in the field of adult/juvenile corrections or case management in social services.
* 30 hours of college coursework including 6 hours in corrections, criminal justice, social sciences, or behavioral sciences AND two (2) years of experience in the field of adult/juvenile corrections or case management in social services.
* High School Diploma/GED AND three (3) years of experience in the field of adult/juvenile corrections or case management in social services.


* Pass Pre-Employment:
     ~ Background Check
     ~ Drug Screen

 

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 $27.13 / working hour

Base Rate - $21.13 / hour

At 2 years - $21.58 / hour

Due to the Governor's Temporary Pay Plan, Add $6.00 to rate

Plus Shift Differentials

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Monday - Friday

8:00am - 4:30pm

Weekends and Holidays off

Vacation Leave       

Sick Leave

Discretionary Day

Paid Parental Leave

Military Leave 

Jury Duty Leave

Funeral/Bereavement Leave

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KPERS Retirement Plan

 

Medical, Dental, Vision

Flex Spending Accounts

Health Savings Accounts

Life Insurance

Supplemental Insurance

STAR Program Discounts

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