Activity Specialist

Lansing Corretionial Facility - Lansing, Kansas

Sep 14, 2021

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Application Deadline:
Sep 24, 2021

Salary Information

Entry Level:
$35,235.20 annual
Top Pay:
$47,000 annual

Job Description

Position Summary: This position will work in a maximum custody correctional facility developing and supervising inmate activities, including in the areas of recreation, arts, self-help, social interest groups, and other activities to assist inmates in the rehabilitation process. Includes coordinating program activities of inmates and volunteers, develop and supervise inmates in the area of recreation and leisure activities. Including organizing sports, games, events, arts and crafts at a correctional facility. Schedule tournaments and matches for inmate population. We are looking for someone with strong interpersonal skills, creativity, organizational skills, and who is teamwork oriented and enjoys working with people.

Job Responsibilities may include but are not limited to the following:

  • Confers with professional, medical, volunteer, or other staff to develop, organize and administer leisure time activities for diverse population of offenders to ensure a constructive outlet for talents, personal interests, and health
  • Contributes to the departmental mission by assisting offenders through personal interaction in developing positive behavioral changes by mean of group activity or individual growth
  • Performs administrative duties in the maintenance of special projects to assure proper documentation, coordination and fiscal responsibility
  • Develops and maintains a system of inventory for equipment and supplies to ensure adequate coverage of inmate activities
  • Conducts inspections, completes monthly reports and takes corrective action to comply with all General Orders, ACI standards, K.A.R's and IMPP's
  • Supervise inmate workers to ensure organization, sanitation and safety to offenders in activities and recreation areas
  • Coordinates with operations staff to assure compliance with all security issues to include tool control, key control and inmate movement

Job Requirements

  • Age: 21
  • Education: Bachelors
  • Experience: 4 years in recreation, athletics, music or art

Contact Information

Lori East

Lansing Corretionial Facility
301 E Kansas St.
Lansing, Kansas 66043
phone: 9132502629

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