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Local Aboriginal Justice Workers


Employer: Victorian Aboriginal Legal Service
Work Type/s: Full Time
Classification/s: Indigenous, Legal & Human Rights
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Melbourne

Job posted on: 03 August, 2017.
Applications close: 16 August, 2017. (Expired)

VALS is seeking motivated Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander peoples to fulfil the role of Local Aboriginal Justice Workers in Northern and Western Metropolitan regions.

The Local Aboriginal Justice Worker acts as liaison between the Victorian Aboriginal Legal Service Co- Operative Limited [VALS] and Koories who are on mandated community work or who have outstanding fines. The Local Justice Worker assists these clients to meet the requirements of their community based orders and to advocate for service access and provision with the aim of optimising the outcomes for individuals on justice orders.

Further, the person in this role will implement prevention programs and offer support to enhance the best outcomes for offenders. This position is a special measure under section 12 of the Victorian Equal Opportunity Act 2010.

Full position descriptions are attached below.

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