TEMPORARY CONTRACT (14 MONTHS)
Be a part of one of Australia’s most dynamic, diverse and challenging legal practices.
NAAJA provides legal aid for Indigenous people in the Top End of the Northern Territory, with offices in Darwin, Katherine and Palmerston. We are considered to be a leading Australian Justice Agency and have received both national and Northern Territory awards for our work.
Our staff are motivated, dedicated and do work that matters.
NAAJA has an exciting Indigenous Throughcare Project. The project is nationally recognised and in 2012, we received a National Crime and Violence Prevention Award. The project aims to prevent reoffending by providing culturally relevant intensive pre and post release services for Aboriginal young people and adults. We case manage clients to help them address their transitional needs, including employment and housing, and improving life skills.
NAAJA is recruiting for the position of:
Intensive Case Manager
to join our Throughcare team. The right candidate will have:
- In depth knowledge of the issues which affect incarcerated Aboriginal people.
- A demonstrated ability to provide case management and counselling services to incarcerated Aboriginal people.
- The knowledge or ability to rapidly acquire a comprehensive knowledge of the criminal justice system including the court process, corrective services and relevant legislation.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged to apply.
Applications must be submitted by Sunday 26 November 2017. Applicants for this position must address the selection criteria in their written application.
To apply, click here