Description of Duties/Essential Functions Benefits Supplemental Questions Under direct supervision of the Corrections Leisure Activities Specialist IV, provides for the direct delivery of professional leisure time activities for offenders of Illinois River Correctional Center. Plans, develops, implements, and evaluates a variety of leisure program activities. Provides for security, maintenance, and accountability of all the Leisure Time Services areas.
Minimum Requirements: Requires knowledge, skill and mental development equivalent to completion of four years college, with a bachelor's degree in recreation, music, theater, 9or speech and communications. Requires working knowledge of the methods, techniques, and purposes of leisure activities. Requires elementary knowledge of leisure activities programs and skills development tailored to individual needs. Requires elementary knowledge of corrections regulations, policies, and proper channels of communication as applied to the leisure time programming. Requires ability to prepare pertinent records and reports. Requires ability to stimulate interest of institution offenders in leisure time activities. Requires ability to work effectively with individuals and groups; ability to express ideas effectively, both orally and in writing. Requires skill in the direction of individual and group activities. Requires skill in implementing arts and crafts programs.