Probation Officer / Community Youth Worker
Government of Saskatchewan
Regina, Canada
2d ago

Employment Type : Permanent Full-time

Ministry

073 Corrections and PolicingSalary Range : $29.060 - $36.417HourlyGrade : SGEU.09.

About Us

The Ministry of Corrections and Policing provides a fair justice system that promotes safe and secure communities and provides supervision and rehabilitative services for adult and young offenders and ensures that effective policing programs uphold the rule of law and protect society and the rights of individuals.

Opportunity

We have an opportunity for permanent full time employment as a Probation Officer / Community Youth Worker , within Community Corrections, Regina office.

Your primary goal will be to work within an integrated and collaborative client service approach providing programs and services to adult and young offenders. You will also :

  • Work closely with adolescents / adults in an environment with varying diverse needs, gender differences, cultural and spiritual belief systems;
  • Collaborate with community agencies, other organizations, and government personnel;
  • Compose and complete court and violation reports, community collateral and curfew checks;
  • Perform home / community assessments;
  • Conduct / complete risk assessments, and develop and implement case management plans;
  • Develop and initiate programming and interventions;
  • Develop and maintain accurate and updated client files / records; and

    Work with victims of criminal offences.

    Ideal Candidate

    To qualify you will possess a degree in human services in any of the following fields : Social Work, Indian Social Work, Human Justice, Education, Arts : Justice Studies, Psychology, Sociology, Criminology and Indigenous Studies or possess grand-

    parenting rights in accordance with Community Corrections qualifications. You must also be able to demonstrate knowledge and experience in :

  • Contributing factors of criminal behaviours;
  • Theories and intervention strategies; and
  • Systemic barriers that affect individuals and communities.
  • This position is required to travel, and will be required to work flexible hours, sometimes this may involve evenings.A valid driver’s license is required.

    We are committed to workplace diversity.Hours of Work : B - SGEU Field 37.33 - one day off every three weeks

    Closing Date

    Aug 23, 2019, 1 : 59 : 00 AM

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