MONTGOMERY COUNTY GOVERNMENT Code No. 3260
ROCKVILLE, MARYLAND Grade S-1
COMMUNITY CORRECTIONAL INTERN
DEFINITION OF CLASS:
This class is intended to provide on-the-job training for individuals seeking work experience in community based correctional programs. Individuals are provided a community correctional work environment to gain work experience and training. The training may be part of a work-study program for which college credits are earned. Contacts are with other County employees, residents and participants in correctional programs, and the public for the purpose of obtaining information and carrying out assignments. Interns receive group training, participate in special in-service staff training and serve as "participant/observer" in treatment team meetings, adjustment hearings, and screening offenders. Work is performed under close supervision in accordance with established guidelines and specific instructions, deviations from which must be authorized by the supervisor. Interns meet with their supervisor for work adjustment counseling.
EXAMPLES OF DUTIES: (Illustrative Only)
Participates in planning and supervision of designed recreational activities for Pre-Release residents.
Observes and participates in: weekly treatment team meeting and screening of offenders.
Performs on-site and telephone verifications of residents whereabouts, activities, employment, treatment and leisure.
Drives program participants to court.
Performs urine collection and urinalysis testing utilizing the EMIT system.
Performs various office related tasks in support of departmental staff such as compiling statistics, collecting data for research, delivering court documents, and other related duties.
Education: Completion of two years of college in the social science/human services field.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Ability to organize work, analyze problems and carry out assignments to completion in accordance with established policies and procedures.
Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
Ability to deal tactfully and effectively with people.
Possession of a valid motor vehicle operator's license when required for job-related duties.
MEDICAL GROUP: Limited Core Exam.
Class Established: January 1992