The Maranguka Justice Reinvestment Project is looking to employ a Senior Project Officer to be based in Bourke. Closing date for applications is 22 June 2018.
Become part of the community-led, justice reinvestment initiative in Bourke. The Project uses a collective impact framework that brings together a diverse range of organisations and services to work on a common agenda: to reduce youth offending and incarceration, build alternative pathways for young people, and increase community safety.
Maranguka and the Justice Reinvestment Project are amongst the most innovative, Aboriginal-led social change programs in Australia.
The Senior Project Officer (Maranguka Justice Reinvestment Project) is responsible for facilitating and supporting the cross-sector collaboration needed to achieve the Projects goals relating to young people and their families, including:
- Participating in the cross sector working group and working to embed the strategies to support young people and their families into all parts of the Bourke community;
- Working in a small multi-disciplinary team whose role is to enable a whole-of-community collaborative response to achieve better outcomes for young people and their families with a particular focus on issues relating to the criminal justice system;
- Ensuring that young people in Bourke participate in decision-making and evaluation;
- Helping to build the communication strategy and processes to ensure the collaborators, partners and stakeholders are connected to and engaged with the Project.
This is an Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander identified position which is a genuine occupational qualification and is authorized under section 14(d) of the Anti-Discrimination Act 1977.
Salary Range: $72,000 – $78,000 (dependent on experience, skills, qualifications as demonstrated in your application and interview)
For the position description see: Maranguka Senior Project Officer June 2018.
Please provide a brief cover letter addressing the essential criteria and your resume to email@example.com
For any questions please contact Nicole Mekler, Coordinator, Just Reinvest NSW, 0412 483 170, firstname.lastname@example.org