Reintegration Programs Facilitator

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Department: Department of Justice and Regulation
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Prison and Corrective Services
Classification: VPSG3
Work Location: Western - Ararat
Reference: VG/6755DEC
Closing Date: 10-Jan-2019
Salary Range: $66,699 - $80,987
Job Duration: 27 October 2020
Attachments: 6755 - Reintegration Programs Facilitator - Position Description.docx (Word, 123KB)

Contact: Rhonda Hinchliffe on 0418 837 707

Position Details

A great opportunity now exists for a suitably experienced professional to join our team for a fixed term role until 27 October 2020 as a Program Facilitator at Hopkins Correctional Centre in Ararat. 

About us

Hopkins Correctional Centre is a male medium security facility, focused on preparing prisoners for their transition back into the community.  

About the role

The Program Facilitator is responsible for the development, delivery and evaluation of a range of group and individual program activities that are aligned to the transitional, personal development and reintegration needs of prisoners. In this role, you will:

  • Assist in the development, implementation and evaluation of prisoner programs
  • Facilitate group support sessions to offenders and provide individual sessions when required
  • Provide ongoing training to custodial staff to increase their understanding of pre-release programs.

About you

Ideally you'll have experience in program development, delivery and evaluation. Your creativity, excellent interpersonal skills and commitment to support and develop others, will help you to be highly successful in the role. 

Proven experience in group facilitation and working with programs/activities associated with aged clients is desirable.

How to apply

Please click the Apply button on this advertisement. Applications should include a resume and covering letter. Attachments can be uploaded in .doc, .docx, .pdf, .txt or .rtf formats.

Please note: When submitting your application online, there will be questions pertaining to a number of the position's Key Selection Criteria to which you are required to respond.


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