Residential Services Facilitator

DeKalb County Community Corrections in DeKalb County, Indiana has a position for a Residential Services Facilitator PT.

Pay is $15.00/hour.

Incumbent serves as Residential Services Facilitator for the Community Corrections Department, responsible for maintaining control and ensuring safety of facility, staff, and residents.


  • Uses principles of evidence based practices as a guide in interactions with program participants and in the development of department programs.

  • Implements programs that will achieve the agency’s mission.

  • Monitors compliance of program rules and any special conditions ordered by the court.

  • Oversees activities of facility residents.

  • Assists in maintaining safety, security, and sanitation of the facility.

  • Assists in supervising resident conduct and safety.

  • Assists in preparing statistical and other reports, as required.

  • Conducts searches to monitor program compliance.

  • Collects drug screens and maintains records, as needed.

  • Maintains current, accurate case files, including classifying participants according to risk based on Indiana Risk Assessment results, recording defendant’s behavior and compliance with the court’s order.

  • Collaborate on cases with Community Corrections staff, as needed.

  • Completes and/or receives, processes, and forwards requests for maintenance to the facility maintenance department and supervisor.

  • Assists staff in completing assigned duties.

  • Attends various meetings, as required.

  • Testifies in court, as needed.

  • Performs related duties as assigned.

High school diploma or GED required.

Must model Pro-Social behavior at all times and in all places.

If interested,  please send cover letter with your resume to


Questa will have funding opportunities through our Contemporary Scholars program.  The following is the criteria we are looking for in an applicant:

  • Cumulative GPA of 2.5 or greater
  • Within 2 years of degree completion
  • Recently completed at least a semester
  • Residents of Fort Wayne; or
  • Women in a business related degree field from Adams, Allen, DeKalb, LaGrange, Noble, Steuben, Wells or Whitley county.

Interested students should apply https://questa/   Contemporary Scholars application.