certified correctional officer resume example with 18+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
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Diligent Correctional Officer employs various management styles to supervise inmate activity. Persuasive leadership qualities generate respect and compliance from problematic residents. Detailed supervision during day-to-day prisoner interactions.

Observant Correctional Officer with over one year of experience keeping order and avoiding dangerous situations within jails or prisons.

Focused Correctional facilities professional versed in maintaining safety and order in high-tension environments. Completes head counts and cell inspections to meet objectives and promote continuous safety.

Dutiful Correctional Officer with over one year of experience supervising inmate interactions for safety and compliance. Focuses on individual security within all interactions with inmates and staff.

Assertive Correctional Officer with over one year of experience enforcing rules to keep order within jails and prisons. Calm and dependable individual trained in defensive tactics and conflict resolution. Polished in monitoring inmate behavior and conduct to prevent crime and escapes.

Seasoned Corrections Officer brings calm, confident presence to in-prison interactions. Safety-focused approach to managing inmate interactions and activity. Compassionate supervision over areas such as recreation, visiting, work and food consumption. Detail-oriented approach to handling adverse and stressful working conditions.

  • Excellent problem solver
  • Crisis management
  • Crisis Prevention Intervention (CPI)
  • Ethical standards of conduct
  • Inmate rights
  • Occupational hazards and safety precautions
  • Behavioral disorders familiarity
  • First aid and CPR certified
  • Trained in defensive tactics
  • Restraint techniques
  • Observation
  • Safety
  • Mentorship
  • Product Knowledge
  • Criminal Justice
  • Non-violent intervention
  • File and record maintenance
Certified Correctional Officer, 01/2021 to Current
WellpathColumbia, LA,
  • Inspected cells and conducted random searches of common areas.
  • Monitored inmate behavior to prevent crime, escape attempts and other dangerous activities.
  • Employed de-escalation techniques, verbal commands and physical and mechanical restraints to address unruly inmates.
  • Detected potential threats and quickly defused conflicts.
  • Informed inmates and visitors of rules, safety and security procedures and responsibilities.
  • Supervised residents during meal distribution and intake, recreation time and work-site performance.
  • Applied non-violent response tools and physical restraint during problematic situations.
  • Enforced resident behavior management protocols and drafted incident reports for infractions.
  • Directed visitor sign-in, documenting processes and completing appropriate visitation logs.
  • Reviewed housing assignments and reassigned inmates to meet allocation and safety needs.
Resident Advisor, 05/2016 to 03/2021
Geo Group Inc.Philipsburg, PA,
  • Enhanced patient wellbeing by supporting participation in recreational activities.
  • Tracked and reported clients' progress based on observations and conversations.
  • Followed care plan and directions to administer medications.
  • Developed strong and trusting rapport with patients to facilitate smooth, quality care.
  • Monitored client's well-being, safety and comfort under physician direction.
  • Documented current patient information to update vital signs, behaviors and eating habits.
  • Documented client progress in charts and logbooks.
  • Improved patient outlook and daily living through compassionate care.
  • Assisted client with personal hygiene, mobility and transportation.
  • Built strong and trusting rapport with clients and loved ones.
  • Recorded client status progress and challenges in logbooks and reports.
  • Monitored health and well-being of clients and reported significant health changes.
  • Transported clients to doctor's appointments and errands.
Teacher Helper, 09/2002 to 07/2015
Ijoba Shule(Private School)City, STATE,
  • Provided one-on-one assistance and tutoring to students requiring additional help.
  • Helped students master learning concepts through one-on-one and small group tutoring.
  • Prepared lesson materials and visual aids to reinforce lesson concepts.
  • Distributed classroom materials, pencils, paper and art materials.
  • Modeled and taught basic and advanced social skills, conflict management techniques and study approaches to students.
  • Helped with tutoring basic skills and grading homework and exams.
Education and Training
High School Diploma: , Expected in 03/1989
Ilesha Grammar School - Ilesha , Osun, Nigeria.
Associate of Arts: Fine Arts, Expected in 06/1991
The Polytechnics, Ibadan. - Eruwa, Oyo, Nigeria.
Bachelor of Arts: Industrial Arts, Expected in 07/1996
Yaba College of Technology - Yaba, Lagos, Nigeria.

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School Attended

  • Ilesha Grammar School
  • The Polytechnics, Ibadan.
  • Yaba College of Technology

Job Titles Held:

  • Certified Correctional Officer
  • Resident Advisor
  • Teacher Helper


  • High School Diploma
  • Associate of Arts
  • Bachelor of Arts

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