Careers at Safer Foundation
The Intensive Case Manager (ICM) is responsible for providing effective comprehensive holistic services and individual interventions to each of the clients on his/her assigned caseload. As part of a team who provides client services and interventions, the Intensive Case Manager acts as a coach and trainer for assigned clients
The Account Technician performs all accounting and financial-related functions for the ATC’s residents’ accounts in a timely and accurate manner in accordance to generally accepted accounting principles as well as fiscal directive and set mandates by the Illinois Department of Corrections (IDOC), as well as providing back-up to the security, program, and administrative staff functions.
The Office Administrator is responsible for providing the highest level of administrative support to the Center Supervisor/AVP-Community Corrections. This support includes reports generation, calendar and records management, correspondence preparation, word processing, filing, travel arrangements, etc. The Office Administrator is also responsible for the supervision, coaching and development of the Secretary, Data Entry Operator and Switchboard Operator.
The Chief of Security is responsible for custody and control of residents, safety of all persons and property coming into contact with the center or its residents, and compliance with IDOC regulations.
Responsible for building painting, HVAC, plumbing, electrical and carpentry repairs and maintenance at the residential correctional facilities. Do room set-up.
The Financial Counselor/Coach is responsible for providing one-on-one and group financial counseling services to Financial Opportunities Center (FOC) clients and being a liaison to the banking community.
The Bond Court Backlog Clearance Specialist is responsible for gathering information from pretrial detainees in the Cook County Jail to assist the court in determining the appropriate terms and conditions of pre-trial release.
The Correctional Case Manager is responsible for providing effective comprehensive services and individual interventions to each of the residents on his/her assigned caseload. He/she is also part of team that provides group services and interventions.
Using the Safer Basic Skills methodology as the backbone of classroom procedures, the Basic Skills Facilitator stimulates scholastic improvement to Safer clients who reside at the all-male Adult Transition Center or who are detained at the Cook County Jail. The Facilitator is expected to confidently guide the participants in their efforts to achieve basic competence in mathematics, reading and writing as well as subscribe to and utilize the peer and group learning techniques inherent in the internal teaching system.
The Project Manager, Core Programs provides high level project management support to the Chief Operating Officer and provides basic administrative support to the Vice President of Community Corrections.
Performs the duties of shift supervisor at one of the all-male Adult Transition Centers, including supervising CRC I security staff during assigned shift to ensure the safety and security needs of residents, staff and visitors. Also, ensures assigned duties are carried out by center residents
The Associate Vice President (AVP) of New Model Program Development will research, design and manage through the implementation phase, new model programs. That will include leading the research and design teams that will guide team planning, organizational strategizing, external relationship development, funding strategies, program negotiations, program hiring, and data collection. AVP is responsible for the management, submission and writing of grants, including the management and development of a grant writer position.
Reporting to the Director of Workforce Strategies, the Customer Transport Manager is responsible for coordinating and managing customer transport from Safer’s Cook County-designated pick up areas to business locations in accordance with the PACE/Shuttle service program-structure and goals.
The CRC-I is an entry level security position that is responsible for the safety and security needs of the residents, staff and visitors at the two all-male residential correctional facilities on Chicago’s Westside.
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