Justice Support: Provide support, assisted referral and care planning for individuals who are requiring support with justice related issues, such as fines, warrants, court support and community-based order supervision.

Crisis Support: Provide direct support to clients presenting to the service with crisis or immediate support needs.

  • Social, Community, Home Care and Disability Industry Award 2010
  • Full Time, Fixed Term (12 months)
  • $35.63 per hour plus 9.5% Superannuation
  • Access to Salary Packaging

Some of the key responsibilities:

  • Provide support for clients that have justice issues, court orders or community-based orders.
  • Supervise Community based workers and report their progress to Department of Justice.
  • Liaise with local sheriff and police and promote and organise community justice events.
  • Engage with new clients and provide individual or family assistance according to the referral documents.

Key Selection Criteria

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to effectively and efficiently plan and organise workload
  • Experience managing and responding to crisis situations; and working within stressful situations
  • Knowledge of the local justice system
  • Experience in managing and supervising Community based workers
  • Data collection and record keeping skills
  • The ability to work as part of a team and a strong commitment to collaborative working relationships
  • Demonstrated negotiation and advocacy skills
  • Understanding of Aboriginal culture

HOW TO APPLY

Applications close 5pm, Wednesday 28th October 2020.

Applicants MUST address the Key Selection Criteria,

Forward your cover letter, addressed key selection criteria and resume to [email protected] before the closing date. 

For more information about the position, please refer to the position description or contact the Human Resource Team on 03 5442 4947.

Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander applicants are strongly encouraged to apply.