Date Posted: November 4, 2020

Deadline: October 14, 2020


Location: Edgefield

City: Trenton

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: Hiring Range - Min. $34,840.00 Hiring Range - Max. $44,994.00


Minimum and Additional Requirements

State of SC Minimum Requirements:

A Bachelor's Degree and relevant program experince
(Or an acceptable equivalency as approved by the Division of State Human Resources).

SCDC MInimum Requirements:

  • A Bachelors degree


  • An Associate's Degree;
  • Two (2) years of customer service experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • Associate's Degree or higher in Criminal Justice and relevant program experience in program development, implementation and oversight. 
  • Ability to instruct/teach/lecture, make presentations, and prepare reports.  Must have good customer service skills.
Job Description:

Job Responsibilities

 Under the direct supervision of the Program Coordinator II:

  • The position provides counsel, program oversight, evidence based program instruction, and case management to offenders.
  • Assists in the development, implementation, and evaluation of agency approved programs, and develops working relationships with other agencies and volunteers.
  • Develops professional relationships with inmates to become trusted mechanisms of support.
  • Assists in the development, implementation, and evaluation of Agency sanctioned programs and specialized housing. 
  • This may include the development of policy to establish standardized principles and procedures.
  • Assists the Program Coordinator II with the hands on development of specialized programs.
  • Conducts program specific lectures/instruction, oversees institutional programs, participates in Town Hall Meetings, gives counsel to inmates in groups or one on one.
  • Provides guidance to volunteers who provide, or want to provide, programming opportunities within SCDC.
  • Coordinates with state/local partners to coordinate effective pre-release services for inmates returning to the community.
  • Completes assessments to evaluate the ongoing progress of programs and participants.
  • Develops and implements pre-release case plans in collaboration with the client, identifying discharge outcomes and potential intervention strategies, ensures client's confidentiality and client's rights are maintained.
  • Participates on multi-disciplinary/treatment team for the purpose of program evaluation and case management consultation.  Participates in staff meetings and attends training as required.
  • Completes and submits assigned monthly reports as requested for supervisory review.
  • Assists in special projects as needed.  Performs other duties, upon the request of the Warden, which benefits the mission of the institution.
  • Initiates conversations with community leaders, which might help local institutions develop and/or maintain programs behind the fence.

Must succesfully complete 3 week SCDC Basic Training upon hire.
Employee will have contact with inmates on a daily basis.

Application Process:
Apply online.

Questions regarding the application process, this job posting or any other postings with the SCDC should be directed to:
Recruiting and Employment Services
(803) 896-1649
Employer Address:

84 Greenhouse Road
Trenton, SC 29847
United States

Our organization does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, or disability.