Correctional Programs Coordinator

The Tennessee College of Applied Technology Newbern is accepting applications for the full-time position of Program Coordinator/Co-Instructor at the Northwest Correctional Complex located in Tiptonville, TN. This is a grant-funded position.

Salary:  Commensurate with education and experience according to the Tennessee Board of Regents and Tennessee College of Applied Technology guidelines.

Application Process:  Résumé with completed TCAT Newbern employment application required. Submissions missing either document will not be reviewed for the position. TCAT employment application available at: https://tcatnewbern.edu/about/jobs-and-employment. Submit TCAT employment application with résumé by mail to: Tennessee College of Applied Technology Newbern, Attn: Teresa Yates, 340 Washington Street, Newbern, TN 38059 or by e-mail to: teresa.yates@tcatnewbern.edu.

EMPLOYMENT DOCUMENTS:  Current federal law requires identification and eligibility verification prior to employment.  Only U.S. citizens and aliens authorized to work in the United States may be employed.

EOE/Title IX/Title VI/ADA Employer

A Tennessee Board of Regents institution

Required Qualifications

  • Minimum of Associate Degree, Bachelor’s Degree preferred.
  • At least three (3) years of professional experience.
  • Must possess organizational and communication skills.
  • Evidence of good character, mature attitude, and stable personality.
  • Must possess computer skills and/or relevant computer certifications.
  • Prior teaching or evidence of ability to teach students is a plus.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Manage all grant reporting and compliance requirements.
  • Manage program budget to ensure all deliverables are being completed on time and within budget.
  • Manage the purchase of identified supplies and equipment for programs at correctional facilities.
  • Manage technology and equipment associated with correctional programs.
  • Serve as a liaison and point of contact between correctional facilities and TCAT Newbern administration.
  • Support lead instructors of correctional education programs, Farming Operations Technology and Computer Information Technology, in providing technical training to correctional students, as needed.
  • Assist lead instructors of correctional education programs in maintaining student academic records related to the programs.
  • Provide institutional support as needed and other duties as assigned.

Salary Range

Commensurate with education and experience according to the Tennessee Board of Regents and Tennessee College of Applied Technology guidelines.