Delta T Group

DHS, Virginia, United States

Juvenile Detention Specialist

Posted over 1 month ago

Job Description

Location: Alexandria, VA 22304
Date Posted: 01/30/2023
Category: Residential
Education: Bachelors Degree

With over 30 years in business, the Delta-T Group has built a reputation for referring highly qualified professionals for rewarding short and long-term contract opportunities.

Our Client is seeking a motivated professional to work as a Juvenile Detention Specialist in the Alexandria area.

* The primary responsibilities are to provide security, safety and care for juveniles detainees in custody
* Supervise detainees in the classrooms, during clean up, recreation, and meal time
* Assist in maintaining a daily log of intakes and releases, administering of medication, and logging of unusual behavior,
* Maintain discipline and control of the detainees. Intervene with detainee when situation dictates, utilizing appropriate interventions
* Employ basic counseling skills to help relieve detainees anxieties and tensions,

* Must be at least 21 years of age
* Possess any combination of education and experience equivalent to a Bachelors degree and one year of work experience which may include: two years of college credit in a related field and two years of work experience with juveniles or three or more years of direct work experience with at-risk juveniles.
* Must be able to pass a physical exam, and successfully complete Handle With Care (physical restraint training)
* Possess valid CPR, First Aid and AED.
* Must be aware of and show proficiency in planning, resourcing, and implementing child friendly recreational, healthcare, education and social activities.
* Able to pass a drug test and criminal background checks with the following: Virginia State Police, Child Protective Services and Federal Bureau of Investigations.
* Possess a valid vehicle operator license and be able to pass a Department of Motor Vehicle check for insurability.

* Establish a relationship with one of the nation's largest referral agencies for behavioral-health
* Increase or decrease your schedule at your discretion: choose opportunities that best fit your schedule.
* Compensation processed weekly
* Access to a broad array of client opportunities
* Ability to grow professionally

Delta-T Group's mission is to provide cost-effective, reliable referrals, and innovative referral solutions, for the social services, behavioral health, allied health and special education fields, for the betterment of independent behavioral health professionals seeking new opportunities and those needing care and support.

Title: Juvenile Detention Specialist
Class: Mental Health
Ref. No.: 1225061-79
BC: #DTG113

Company: Delta-T Group Virginia, Inc.
Contract Contact: Contract Submit VA
Office Email:
Office Phone: 800-533-8180
Office Address: 1952 Gallows Road, Suite 100, Vienna, VA 22182

About Us: Each Delta-T Group office is separately incorporated. Delta-T Group is a referral service for self-employed independent contractors seeking behavioral healthcare education and social service supplemental marketplace opportunities. Delta-T cannot guarantee any number or duration of referrals or opportunities as a result of your registration. When and if opportunities become available, you may accept or decline such referrals at your sole discretion.

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