|LDA CHOICES Instructor
JD Effective: 12/21/15
Position Contract (Independent Contractor IRS 1099)
INSTRUCTOR JOB DESCRIPTION
The Instructor is responsible for the coordination, planning, preparation, presentation, and evaluation of classroom instruction on life and social skills through its CHOICES program. The instructor is responsible for performing assigned duties during the day, evening, or weekend at the facilities of the King County Drug Court located in Seattle as assigned. At a minimum, the related activities include instruction, instructional counseling, and participating in LDA of WA (“LDA”) meetings as required. An instructor performs all other duties as directed by the LDA Board, or the Board’s designee. This is a part-time position.
Essential Functions/Major Responsibilities:
At a minimum, the essential functions of the instructor are to:
Assume other work related responsibilities as assigned by LDA.
The Instructor’s job performance will be evaluated on an annual schedule by the LDA of WA Board.
The LDA CHOICES Instructor should have experience in conducting training or educational programs for individuals who are classified as troubled youth and adults. Experience in working with individuals with learning disabilities is preferred. Exposure to the judicial system, criminal justice environment, correctional system, prison system, or law enforcement would be beneficial.
The successful candidate will be proficient in the following characteristics:
King County Drug Court and Department of Adult and Juvenile Detention requires all persons seeking access into the Department of Adult and Juvenile Detention (DAJD) facilities and those with contact with individuals in detention to have completed and passed a complete Criminal History Reference Check before providing services. DAJD requires a complete Criminal History Reference Check be conducted on an annual schedule.
Individuals seeking this position need to be aware that the King County Department of Adult and Juvenile Detention Criminal History Reference Check includes all information concerning your work record, your reputation and your arrest history. Information of a confidential and privileged nature may be included in the background check.
King County Department of Adult and Juvenile Detention require this information to assist the department in determining your qualifications, suitability and fitness for interacting with inmates and detainees, including at-risk youth, and access to the King County Adult and Juvenile Detention secure facilities.
NOTE: Physical characteristics indicate standard functions for essential job tasks, but are not intended to limit the applicant pool. We welcome all, regardless of race, age, sex, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identification, veteran status, marital status, or any protected class, including disabled applicants who can perform required functions with reasonable accommodations.