Corrections Case Manager
Requires: College degree plus 2 yrs or Masters (See below). Provides services to the assigned caseload of inmates living in the unit. Work involves providing security, inmate counseling, treatment services, developing case histories and recommendations regarding inmate behavior and performance, controlling inmate movement, and acting as role models for the inmates. Compiles information, analyzes causal factors for the inmate’s involvement in crime and behavioral issues, and recommends a correctional self-improvement program to assist the inmate in controlling and overcoming problems
Hiring Process: APPLY ONLINE. Do not use a paper application unless you cannot apply online. If you must use a paper application due to disability, please call our office (304) 558-3950 ext. 57207 for special instructions. Your eligible score will be based on information provided in your application.
If you have previously applied and want to update your name, address or email, do not re-apply. Simply login to your online account and click “My Account”. Make changes and Save. If you must change/add work preferences, county availability, work history, or training, you may submit a revised application after 48 hours. We will use the most recent application. You MUST do this BEFORE the closing date. After that, you must send us a letter and we will update your record.
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Training: Graduation from a regionally accredited four-year college or university with a major in criminal justice, corrections, psychology, sociology, counseling, counseling and guidance, criminology, social work or related field.
Substitution: Applicants who do not meet the college requirement above may substitute additional experience in the area of corrections programming or treatment for the required training on a year-for-year basis.
Required Experience: Two (2) years of full-time or equivalent part-time paid experience in inmate counseling, security or treatment in a correctional setting or in counseling, counseling and guidance, as a probation and parole officer, mental health counselor or social worker.
Substitution: Master's Degree from a regionally accredited college or university in criminal justice, corrections, social work or related behavioral science field may substitute for the required experience on a year-for-year basis.
NOTICE: If you are claiming post-high school education, license or special training, you MUST attach or provide by mail a legible copy of your education transcript, license or training record. You will not be considered for employment until this verification has been received. To avoid delays in processing your application, it is important that you provide this verification as soon as possible. .
If you decide to apply you will be required to answer the online Supplemental Questions shown in the tab above.