Advanced Case Manager - North Metro | Melbourne - Northern Metro

Advanced Case Manager - North Metro

Application Close Date: 01-Jan-2018
Location:
Melbourne - Northern Metro
Category:
Community Corrections
Position Type:
Various
Salary/Rate:
$79,955 - $90,716
Job Reference:
DOJ/NMACM
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  • Due to expansion, we are recruiting Advanced Case Managers in the northern metropolitan area of Melbourne
  • Play a critical role in helping support community safety, managing smaller caseloads of complex offenders
  • Competitive salary: $79,955 - $90,716 per annum plus superannuation.

About the role

You'll be managing smaller caseloads of complex and high risk offenders on court orders by:

  • Conducting risk assessments
  • Preparing case plans
  • Challenging offending behaviours and
  • Linking offenders with services
  • Ensuring court orders are complied with.

You will also have the opportunity to choose whether to work a Monday to Friday or a Tuesday to Saturday roster, working in with your own personal commitments.

Skills and experience

To be successful in this role you will:

  • have best practice knowledge of case management frameworks
  • apply theory to reduce risk and improve outcomes
  • be flexible and resilient, with drive and commitment
  • have a relevant qualification in social work, related human services discipline, criminal justice or criminology (preferred)
  • have work experience in a related field, including other complex groups such as homelessness, drug and alcohol, and child protection (desirable)

Benefits of working in the North Metro Community Correctional Offices

  • 5 weeks paid training provided – on completion graduating at the Advanced Case Manager graduation ceremony
  • Enjoy a work/life balance within your dedicated and supportive team - where 5pm finishes are encouraged
  • Personalised Professional Development Plans – opportunities for promotion and career      progression both within Corrections Victoria and the Department of Justice and Regulation
  • You will be joining a large Advanced Case Manager team, with a strong support network within region
  • Ability to make strong networks with external supporting agencies in the community
  • A diverse range of shopping and food outlets in walking distance from the office.

About Community Correctional Services (CCS)

  • Play a vital role in contributing to the safety of the community by managing offenders on court orders, complex offenders on post sentence supervision and prisoners on parole.
  • We ensure that offenders are meeting their court and parole conditions, engages offenders to build responsibility and connects offenders to programs, services and community.

Click on the APPLY button or call Marijana Cokara on 0408 199 376 for more information about the role.

Applications close Monday, 1 January 2018.

Applications will be regularly reviewed up until the closing date.

At the Department of Justice and Regulation, our goal is for our workforce to reflect the diverse community we serve.  We continually seek to employ people of any gender, age, religion, sexual orientation, with a disability, and varied cultural backgrounds. In addition, we have a firm commitment to increase participation of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people across our workforce.

https://www.correctionsjobs.vic.gov.au/about-us/about-you/koori-candidates

http://www.vic.gov.au/equality.html

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