Senior Review Officer | Melbourne - CBD

Senior Review Officer

Application Close Date: 25-Sep-2017
Location:
Melbourne - CBD
Category:
Position Type:
Other
Salary/Rate:
$92,253 - $111,619
Job Reference:
DOJ/DJ0878
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  • Contribute to change and continuous improvement across the youth justice and correctional systems 
  • VPS Grade 5 ($92,253 - $111,619 plus superannuation)
  • CBD location
  • Four full time roles available – 2 ongoing, and 2 fixed term (12 months)

Exciting opportunities exist for full time Senior Review Officers in the Justice Assurance and Review Office.

About us

The Justice Assurance and Review Office (JARO) is a business unit in the Regulation Division which operates as an internal review and assurance function to advise the Secretary, Department of Justice and Regulation (DJR) on the performance of the youth justice and correctional systems.

JARO exists separately and independently from the department's Youth Justice Division and Corrections Victoria and acts as an additional line of defence against emerging and enduring risk within both systems.

JARO provides the Secretary with current, objective information on areas of risk, the adequacy of existing controls and opportunities for improvement across the youth justice and correctional systems.

About the role

JARO is seeking motivated Senior Review Officers who are committed to providing high quality assurance to the Secretary, DJR on the performance of the youth justice and correctional system.  The successful applicant will lead and participate in reviews into significant incidents and emerging youth justice and correctional system issues in a dynamic and changing environment.

The Senior Review Officer reports to the Manager, Reviews and will take a lead role in using a risk-based approach to conduct complex incident and thematic reviews specifically within the youth justice and correctional systems.

About you

  • Interested in contributing to change and continuous improvement across the youth justice and correctional systems 
  • A dedicated team member with the ability to lead complex reviews within strict timeframes 
  • Solution focussed and able to apply critical thinking and problem solving skills to address systemic issues 
  • A persuasive writer with the ability to prepare to evidence-based reports
  • Has demonstrated knowledge of the criminal justice system (desirable).

 

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.

 

Applications Close: 25 September, 2017

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