Community

Careers inside the community

A career inside in our community team means working with people who have offended while they complete their order or sentence.  You will be aiming to engage and positively motivate people to ensure community safety and improve their oranga while they are in our management.

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Skills we look for

Here are some of the key skills and attributes that we look for in our whānau.

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Good communicator and able to relate to diverse groups of people
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Positive role model and able to motivate others
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High integrity and can work under pressure
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Critical thinker with high resilience
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Dependable, honest, and a team player
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We're hiring

Here are some of the vacancies we're recruiting for:

Probation Officers
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Programme Facilitation
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Community Work Supervisors
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Electronic Monitoring
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Why a career with us?

Careers with this team

Probation Officers

Work with offenders to make sure they are meeting the requirements of their sentence and have the support they need to do so.

Programme Facilitation

Run therapeutic programmes to help offenders understand the factors that led to their offending, take responsibility and motivate the change of their thoughts and behaviours.

Community Work Supervisors

Supervise offenders assigned to community work group placements to manage work projects.

Senior Community Work Supervisor

Supporting and mentor Community Work Supervisors and in-the-moment decision making. Lead the assessment of community projects as well as developing and maintaining relationships.

Electronic Monitoring

Support the management of electronically monitored offenders and defendants who are in the community around Aotearoa.

Volunteers

Volunteering within Corrections supports our goal of reducing re-offending, by assisting offenders to meet their rehabilitative needs and transition back into society (reintegration).

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What I find most rewarding about my role, is walking alongside people, watching them engage in their rehabilitative programmes, and seeing them grow into the best version of themselves.

Ashleigh - Probation Officer
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