Juvenile Justice Supervisor (Upward Mobility Target Title)

State of Illinois Springfield, IL
Description of Duties/Essential Functions Benefits Supplemental Questions

Under direction of the Juvenile Justice Chief of Security, serves as supervisor in a Juvenile Justice facility directing security sanitation and control within the facility to ensure the safety of youth and staff. Directs delivery of program services through subordinate staff. Reviews subordinate reports in support of youth discipline. completes required reports and notifies staff of issues, concerns and activities. Plans and coordinates pre-service and in-service training.

Position Number 21980-27-17-310-11-01

Minimum Requirements:Requires a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university and requires successful completion of two years' professional staff experience involving the care of youth in a State of Illinois Juvenile Justice facility, and providing for the safety, security and well-being of youth and staff. Candidates muse be over the age of 21. Requires extensive knowledge of juvenile behavior problems, and the treatment and interventions required to develop successful and appropriate behaviors. Requires working knowledge of adolescent psychological development, mental health issues affecting the juvenile offenders, and social development concerns. Requires extensive knowledge of rules and regulations, post assignments, and specific procedures for carrying out work assignments. Requires possession of an appropriate valid driver's license. Requires physical agility and strength to stand and walk for up to three hours at a time, to run for short distances, and to provide physical intervention and control, as necessary, in order to protect and/or restrain individuals.

Work Hours & Location/Agency Contact:Work Hours:

Thursday through Monday; 6am – 2pm

Days off: Tuesday and Wednesday

Thursday through Monday; 2pm – 10pm

Days off: Tuesday and Wednesday

Work Location:

Illinois Youth Center - Chicago

136 N. Western Avenue

Chicago, IL

Agency Contact:

Melissa Stewart, HR Manager

2715 W. Monroe

Springfield, IL 62704

(217) 557-4021 (desk)

(217) 557-1107 (fax)


How to Apply:CURRENT STATE EMPLOYEES: Submit an Official Position Vacancy Bid Form and new version of the CMS 100 Employment Application (10/2014) to the Agency Contact address listed above. Applicant must be deemed qualified or have submitted a promotional application to CMS to receive a qualifying grade PRIOR to the closing of the posting period. Application is required for each posting/bid ID or your bid will be rejected.

FORMER STATE EMPLOYEES: Submit an Official Position Vacancy Bid Form and new version of the CMS 100 Employment Application (10/2014) to the Agency Contact listed.

NON STATE EMPLOYEES: Submit the new version of the CMS 100 Employment Application (10/2014) to the Agency Contact listed.

Click Here for Applicant Information and Grading Procedures

This position may require a current grade from Central Management Services (CMS), Division of Examining and Counseling, to be deemed qualified and available for employment consideration. For more information, please refer to the Work4Illinois website at Work.Illinois.Gov and select 'Application Procedures'. Additional information may also be obtained from the Agency Contact listed above or by contacting CMS, Division of Examining and Counseling at Work4Illinois@Illinois.gov or (217) 782-7100, (217) 785-3979 (TDD/TTY), (800) 526-0844 (TTY Only).

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NOTE: Salary amounts shown are only to be used as a guide; actual salary will be determined at the time of hire based on current salary plans and/or collective bargaining agreements, if applicable.