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CORRECTIONAL CASEWORK SUPERVISOR

We continually strive for a workforce that reflects the growing diversity within the State of Illinois.  A variety of employee backgrounds, perspectives, ideas and experiences are crucial to our ability to most effectively serve the public.  Bilingual skills welcome

Reasonable Accommodation Statement

Persons with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations throughout the hiring process and during performance of all job duties.  Please email the Central Management Services Disability Resource Center at CMS.DisabilityResCen@illinois.gov or call (217) 524 - 7514 for further information and to request an accommodation.

Sponsorship for Employment

The State of Illinois does not provide sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g. H-1B visa status).  To be considered for permanent employment with the State of Illinois, applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.

Disclosure of Salary Information

In compliance with the Illinois Equal Pay Act, 820 ILCS 112/1 et seq., the State does not seek, request, or require a job applicant’s wage or salary history.  Employment decisions are not made based on an applicant’s wage or salary history.  To that end, please do not include wage or salary information in your resume or other profile or application materials.

Date:  May 10, 2022
Location: 

Joliet, IL, US, 60431

Job Requisition ID:  15291

Agency:  Department of Corrections - Joliet Treatment Center
Closing Date/Time:  May 24, 2022  11:59pm 
Salary:  Anticipated Starting Salary: $5,653/month; CBA Applies; Full Range: $5,653 - $8,521/month 
Job Type:  Salaried Full Time 
County:  Will 
Number of Vacancies:  1 
Plan/BU:  CU500 

 

Collective Bargaining Agreement language applies to this requisition:
We are currently transitioning away from a paper application process to an electronic application process. This position has not been transitioned. Please follow the directions below when applying to this position.

 

DO NOT APPLY ONLINE

**DO NOT CLICK THE APPLY BUTTON**

 

CMS100/B Employment Application and all applicable documentation should be submitted to the Agency contact listed below.

 

Posting Identification # 15291 

 

Position Overview

 

Under general direction of the Clinical Services Supervisor, supervises delivery of counseling and casework services to offenders.  Supervises delivery of counseling services as well as in-service training of counselors in the casework team.  Serves on various institutional committees. Reviews and ensures compliance of policies and procedures.

 

Job Responsibilities

 

  1. Serves as working supervisor.
  2. Provides casework control and program planning.
  3. Serves as a member or acts as chairperson on various committees, i.e. Institutional Inquiry Board, Administrative Assignment Committee, Adjustment Committee, conducts Program Team Committee.
  4. Serves as a backup to Program Administrator.
  5. Performs other duties as required or assigned which are reasonably within the scope of the duties enumerated above.

 

Minimum Qualifications

 

  1. Knowledge, skill and mental development equivalent to completion of four (4) years of college supplemented by a master's degree in behavioral or social sciences.
  2. Two (2) years of progressively responsible professional experience in corrections, behavioral, social sciences, or a related field.

 

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

 

  • Thorough knowledge of the principles and practices of criminology, corrections or casework.
  • Thorough knowledge of the folkways and mores of nationality, racial or social groups.
  • Extensive knowledge of the principles and practices of sociological and psychological services.
  • Ability to supervise and instruct staff members.
  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
  • Ability to establish and maintain satisfactory working relationships with residents, representative of civic, law enforcement and civic agencies, institution staff and coworkers.

 

Conditions of Employment

 

All applicants must be able to meet the following Conditions of Employment, with or without reasonable accommodation, to be considered for this position:

 

  1. Ability to pass the IDOC/IDJJ background check.
  2. Ability to pass a drug screen.  On January 1, 2020, the Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act made it legal for residents over the age of 21 to produce, consume and sell cannabis in Illinois.  Please note that although the law has changed, the Department will continue to enforce the Department's zero tolerance Drug Testing policy.  The use of unauthorized drugs, including cannabis, by an employee, regardless of the position held is prohibited.
  3. Requires COVID-19 vaccination.

 

About the Agency

 

The Illinois Department of Corrections is a multicultural agency deeply committed to ensuring diversity, equity, and inclusion.  This commitment is at the forefront of our operations, hiring, policies and procedures, and training. We recognize the benefit of workplace empowerment, the importance of diversity and fully support an environment where ALL employees are treated fairly, respectfully, and have equal access to opportunities and resources necessary to thrive and contribute to the agency’s success. IDOC genuinely values the differences of individuals in our custody and is committed to ensuring a healthy living environment where they feel valued, respected, and included.  Through our commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI), we shall establish and uphold agency policies and practices conducive to eliminating all forms of exclusion including, but not limited to, racism, ageism, ableism, sexism, discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender, and religious oppression.  The IDOC team works to serve justice in Illinois and increase public safety by promoting positive change in behavior of individuals in custody, operating successful reentry programs, and reducing victimization.  Employees enjoy excellent benefits, including health, vision, and dental insurance; retirement plan and deferred compensation; state holidays and other benefit time off; tuition reimbursement; and pre-tax benefit programs. The department also offers extensive training and career advancement opportunities.  The Illinois Department of Corrections is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  

Work Hours:  8:00am - 4:00pm Monday - Friday  
Work Location: Joliet Treatment Center: 2848 McDonough St Joliet, IL 60431  
Agency Contact:

Julie Anderson

Email: doc.jtchr@illinois.gov

Phone #: 815-730-4400 ext. 2019

Job Function:  Public Safety; Social Services  

 

CANDIDATES MUST SUBMIT A SEPARATE BID FORM (as applicable) AND CMS-100/B FOR EACH POSTED VACANCY APPLIED FOR. 

 

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS

DO NOT APPLY ONLINE.

Please submit application via email to: doc.jtchr@illinois.gov (include posting ID in the subject line), submit via fax to 815-730-4405 or mail to the agency address listed above.

 

Current State Employees:

 

  • Seeking a Promotion – Submit an Official Position Vacancy Bid Form and CMS-100B Employment Application (version dated 9/2020 or after) to the Agency Contact address listed above.
    • Older versions of the CMS-100B will not be graded or returned to applicants. 
    • Failure to complete and submit the new CMS-100B (version dated 9/2020 or after) will result in your application being rejected.

 

  • Seeking a Transfer – Submit an Official Position Vacancy Bid FormTransfer Request, and CMS-100 Employment Application (version dated 9/2020 or after) to the Agency Contact address listed above.
    • A separate Bid form and Application is required for each Posting Identification #/Job Requisition ID # or your bid will be rejected.  
    • Failure to complete and submit the new CMS-100 version (dated 9/2020 or after) will result in your application being rejected.

 

  • Seeking a Reduction - Submit an Official Position Vacancy Bid Form and CMS-100 Employment Application (version dated 9/2020 or after) to the Agency Contact address listed above.
    • A separate Bid form and Application is required for each Posting Identification #/Job Requisition ID # or your bid will be rejected.  
    • Failure to complete and submit the new CMS-100 (version dated 9/2020 or after) will result in your application being rejected.

 

 Former State Employees:

 

  • Submit an Official Position Vacancy Bid Form and CMS-100 Employment Application (version dated 9/2020 or after) to the Agency Contact address listed above.
    • A separate Bid form and Application is required for each Posting Identification #/Job Requisition ID # or your bid will be rejected. 
    • Failure to complete and submit the new CMS-100 (version dated 9/2020 or after) will result in your application being rejected.

 

Non-State Employees:

 

  • Submit a CMS-100 Employment Application (version dated 9/2020 or after) and official college transcripts (where applicable) to the Agency Contact address listed above.
    • Documentation is required for each Posting/Bid ID or your application(s) will be rejected.  
    • Failure to complete and submit the new CMS-100 version (dated 9/2020 or after) will result in your application being rejected.

 

 


Nearest Major Market: Joliet
Nearest Secondary Market: Chicago