- Exciting NEW position!
- 12 month fixed term contract.
- Palmerston location.
Mission Australia is a community service organisation that has been transforming the lives of Australians in need for more than 150 years. Today our 550 community and employment services assist more than 300,000 Australians by providing a hand up, a way forward and hope for the future.
As the Youth Justice Project Officer you'll build strong links with key stakeholders to develop scope for youth justice diversionary programs in the Northern Territory! This is a new position where you will seeking opportunities to extend our service delivery while ensuring current program requirements are met. The successful applicant will have extensive experience working within youth case management services and have a demonstrated understanding of relevant frameworks and practices. In addition you will have a thorough understanding of transition issues as they relate to young people in particular young offenders.
To succeed in this position you will have enthusiasm, energy and excellent relationship building skills across a range of stakeholders and demonstrated experience in project management, ideally supported with relevant qualifications.
For further information please see the position description below and apply online, Applications close 24 September 2012 Enquiries can be directed to Gia Harris on 08 9225 0425
The successful applicant will be required to provide proof they have a Working with Children Clearance Notice, or apply for one if they do not already hold one.
Mission Australia is dedicated to increasing opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians. Learn about our Reconciliation Action Plan, a strategy to reduce the gap in living standards between Aboriginal people and their fellow Australians.