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May

Case Work Support Officer (357382)

TASMANIAN GOVERNMENT JOBS - Launceston, TAS

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JOB DESCRIPTION

We encourage applications from Indigenous Australians, people with disability, people from diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds, mature age workers and lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTIQ+) people.

The Department of Justice supports reasonable adjustment requests in any stage of the assessment process to remove barriers and facilitate full participation in all aspects of employment for applicants with disability. If you have individual requirements that need to be accommodated in order to participate in an interview or recruitment activity, please inform the contact person listed for this vacancy.

We are a diverse and inclusive workplace and understand the importance of flexible working arrangements. Talk to us about how this could work for you.

Period of Appointment

Fixed term full time for 12 months

Hours per fortnight

73.50 hours per fortnight - flexible options available.

Duties
  • Collaboratively with a Probation Officer and independently, coordinate and facilitate pre-court activities and court assessments, including associated administrative tasks.
  • Through liaison and negotiation with relevant internal stakeholders, manage stock and equipment to support electronic monitoring across the regions.
  • Conduct assessments of offenders in order to determine their level of risk and/or their suitability for participation in a community based sentence.
  • Liaise with community members and representatives from other government and non-government services to support assessments and case management of community based orders.
  • Under the general guidance and with support from Probation Officers, undertake case management activities to deliver high quality community safety outcomes, including
    • working directly with offenders to develop and implement activity plans,
    • arranging for offenders to undertake urinalysis, breath, oral fluid and blood tests to test for the presence of illicit substances and alcohol as required
    • supporting offenders to manage their day to day risks and needs, where these are relevant to their compliance with their orders
    • oversighting offender’s compliance with the conditions of their order and managing contraventions as necessary
  • Provide written reports to the courts outlining the findings of assessments including recommendations.
Pre-employment Checks

The Head of State Service has determined that the person nominated for this vacancy is to satisfy a pre-employment check before taking up the appointment, promotion or transfer.

The following checks are to be conducted:

1. Pre-employment checks
• Arson and fire setting
• Violent crimes and crimes against the person
• Sex-related offences
• Drug and alcohol related offences
• Crimes involving dishonesty
• Crimes involving deception
• Making false declarations
• Malicious damage and destruction to property
• Serious traffic offences
• Crimes against public order or relating to the Administration of Law and Justice
• Crimes against Executive or the Legislative Power
• Crimes involving Conspiracy

2. Disciplinary action in previous employment.

3. Identification check.

Desirable Requirements
  • Current First Aid Certificate
  • Current drivers licence
Download the Statement of Duties and any Associated Documents

Statement of Duties (357382) Case Work Support Officer (May 2021).docx

Statement of Duties (357382) Case Work Support Officer (May 2021).pdf

Information for Applicants (DOJ).doc

Information for Applicants (DOJ).pdf

How to apply

Online applications are preferred, please click the blue 'Apply Now' button. You will be prompted to complete an online application form and to attach your cover letter, resume and selection criteria responses. Please note, attachments must be in Microsoft Word or PDF format.

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Post your application with the following application form to:

Human Resources
Department of Justice
GPO Box 825
HOBART TAS 7001

For more information

Andrea Short
Team Leader Community Corrections - North
Email: andrea.short@justice.tas.gov.au
Phone: (03) 6777 2895