The GEO Group, Inc.
Vocational Instructor - Horticulture
At a glance
Location: US-TX-Pecos Map
Posted: 10/25/2019
Closing: 11/24/2019
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
The GEO Group, Inc.
Job description


Compensation Base: $50,000

Compensation Bonus (if applicable): 

Equal Opportunity Employer.

Seeking Horticulture Instructor!  Make a difference and join our Programs Team! 


This is an academic programs position.  The focus is to create a vocational technical and academic environment that provides inmates/detainees the opportunity to maximize their learning potential and achieve or enhance an ability to perform vocational tasks.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provides instruction to inmates/detainees for various labor and/or technical skills through classroom instruction, demonstration and practical exercises.
  • Maintains records including testing, daily offender work, attendance and general record keeping.
  • Assesses educational needs of inmates, develops lessons plans to address those needs to include individualized assignments and training.
  • Administers, scores, and interprets examinations and proficiency indicators.
  • Counsels students concerning their performance, behavior and personal problems.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


Job requirements

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree or high school diploma/equivalency and five (5) years relevant wage-earning work experience required in Horticulture. 
  • Valid teaching certification from the state Department of Education or comparable authority required.
Vocational Instructor - Horticulture