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Case Planning Officer

Job Req ID:  121281
Posting Start Date:  10-Jun-2021
Location: 

Lavadia, New South Wales, AU, 2462

Contract Type:  Full Time
Job Advertisement: 
  • Long term role with great career opportunities 
  • Make a difference every day
  • Live by the beach or hinterland

 

About You

You are looking for a new exciting career or may have experience in a correctional environment. You are motivated and ready to take the opportunity.  You will be working and creating a culture of openness, trust and transparency coupled with your focus on living and instilling our values, while promoting equality and removing barriers to diversity will ensure you succeed in this role. You also have strong communication skills and are respectful with a commitment and passion for the on-going rehabilitation working towards making a positive difference to the lives of the people in our care.

 

About the Role

As a Case Planning Officer you will be responsible for providing end-to-end case management of inmates to reduce their likelihood and seriousness of re-offending on release.  You will play an integral role in promoting rehabilitation and reintegration, ensuring the safety and security in the centre and the community, and provide a safe and respectful environment to everyone in the centre.

You will play an integral role in assessing the risks, needs and responsivity of allocated inmates using specialist assessment tools as well as developing a case plan for inmates which addresses their identified needs. You will also be liaising the the inmates custodial case officer to ensure the plan has been implemented. 

As a Case Planning Officer you will develop reintegration plans for allocated inmates in accordance with practice standard and develop effective and constructive relationships with Probation Officers to ensure coordinated transitions from prison to the community.

 

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Relevant tertiary qualification in Criminology, Social Work, Social Sciences or relevant industry experience in a similar role.
  • Certificate IV in Correctional Practice (Case Management) (or to be completed within the first 12 months of employment)
  • Experience in case management and/or rehabilitation and reintegration practice.
  • Exposure to the Criminal Justice System or similar human services
  • Cultural awareness including understanding the impact and management of different ethnic backgrounds, customs and contemporary issues.
  • Demonstrate a commitment to Serco’s values and the rehabilitation process
  • Demonstrate a competent level of computer literacy and report writing
  • Proficient interpersonal and communications skills
  • Maintains high level of integrity and ethical behaviour

 

About Us

At Serco, you’ll be part of a team of more than 50,000 people delivering essential services on behalf of governments and organisations around the world. We apply world's best practice, insights and technology across six key sectors: Citizen Services, Defence, Healthcare, Immigration, Justice and Transport. But no matter your role or where you’re based, we each share the same goal – to bring service to life to make a positive difference every day.

 

We have been operating correctional services in Australia for almost 15 years. As a prison operator, safety and security is always our first priority and the new Clarence Correctional Centre is no exception.  Due to open mid-2020, this 1,700-bed state-of-the-art facility will be the largest correctional centre in Australia.  To learn more please visit www.graftonserco.com.  

 

 

Join Us

If you are inspired to make a positive different and would like to be considered for this opportunity, please apply now.

Serco values of Trust, Care, Innovation and Pride underpin everything we do.  We are curious, creative and collaborative. Our people help in ways that matter. 

We are committed to diversity and we encourage people to apply from different backgrounds.  By joining Serco you will have access to our Global Employee Networks – SercoInspire (Gender), SercoEmbrace (Multicultural), SercoUnlimited (Disability) and In@Serco (LBGTI+) Serco Employee Networks, led by colleagues who are passionate about diversity, inclusion and belonging. 

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