Programs Officer | North East - Indigo

Programs Officer

Application Close Date: 31-Jul-2017
North East - Indigo
Position Type:
Ongoing - full time
$49,216 - $63,201
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About us

Beechworth Correctional Centre is a minimum security prison for men, with a focus on preparing offenders for their release back into the community.

About the role

The Programs Officer is a key member of the Programs Team and will be responsible for assisting with the delivery and monitoring of various programs. The position assists with various portfolio responsibilities including pre-release and orientation programs. The Programs Officer will be committed to assisting prisoners with day-to-day welfare needs in a manner, which reflects the cultural diversity needs and issues of the prisoner. The role will involve a number of administration duties, scheduling, program research and data collection, group facilitation and prisoner contact. This vacancy may offer the opportunity to be involved in regional projects in accordance with this position.

About you

As our ideal candidate, you will have:

  • experience in or understanding of working within a correctional environment
  • experience in working in a diverse environment driven by needs and focused outcomes
  • experience in delivering services within an energetic environment, meeting relevant timeliness standards.

How to apply

Please click the Apply button at the bottom of this advertisement. Applications should include a resume and covering letter. Attachments can be uploaded in .doc, .docx, .pdf, .txt or .rtf formats.

Please note:  When submitting your application online, there will be questions pertaining to a number of the position's Key Selection Criteria to which you are required to respond.

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