Seasoned corrections professional who remains calm and confident even in the most adverse and stressful working conditions. Corrections Officer focused on maintaining peace, security and safety within correction centers and federal prison systems. Extensively trained in crisis prevention and intervention. Vastly equipped with a strong moral code and excellent crisis management techniques. Focuses on safety in all interactions with inmates and staff. Assertive Correctional Officer skilled at confidently guiding and monitoring prison inmates to maintain and achieve proper security and order.
First aid and CPR certified
Excellent problem solver
Trained in defensive tactics
Certified Mental Health Worker
Mental health status exams
Trained in emergency response
Secretl Security Clearance(SSBI)
Armory and key control
Behavioral disorders familiarity
Visitation guidelines understanding
Group behavior and dynamics
Suicide risk assessments
Firearms safety training
Assisted more than 50 clients in obtaining education and employment.Promoted to Senior Corrections officer after 3.5 years of employment and Chief Correctional Counselor after 6 months. Managed a caseload of more than 15 clients at any given time.Received Global War on Terrorism Service Medal.Selected from more than 65 Junior Marines to be meritoriously promoted as a Non-Commissioned officer.
Correctional Counselor02/2015 to CurrentUS Marine CorpsCamp Lejeune, NCCounseled the prisoner population on a day-to-day basis focused on reality oriented problems. Wrote daily reports that included recommendations for further treatment strategies and diagnostic efforts. Routinely reviewed housing assignments and reassigned inmates when needed. Interviewed and assessed 7 new clients each week. Assessed and wrote treatment plans and weekly progress notes for each client assigned to caseload. Administered discipline appropriately and set limits for behavior. Referred clients to other mental health resources in the community for further services.
Correctional Specialist11/2011 to 02/2015US Marine CorpsCamp LeJeune , NCReviewed and edited correspondence prior to release and submission for signature. Logged and filed sensitive documents. Coordinated training schedules and filed crucial administrative paperwork. Monitored inmate behavior to prevent crime, escape attempts and other dangerous activities. Conducted internal security checks and distributed meals. Conducted pre-trip and post-trip equipment inspections of transport vehicles and equipment.
Basic Marine2011MCRD Parris Island Parris Island, SC, USA
Marine Combat Training 2012School Of Infantry-EastCamp Lejeune, NC, 28542
Criminal Justice 2012Naval Corrections Academy San Antonio, TXLaw Enforcement and Justice Administration coursework Coursework in Probation and Parole and Civil Law. Coursework in proper correctional procedures.
Behavioral Health2015Medical Educational Training CommandFt Sam Houston, TX, USACoursework in Psychology, Social Work and Counseling. Top 5% of class.
Political Science Campbell UniversityBuies Creek, NC, USA
PsychologyPark University Cherry Point Marine Corps Ai, NC, USA