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Victorian Government Operations Manager, Community Correctional Services Full Time in Geelong VIC

Victorian Government

Branch Geelong VIC AU

Position:
Operations Manager, Community Correctional Services
Location:
Geelong VIC

The position reports and works closely with the regional General Manager – Community Correctional Services (CCS), providing location based and regional delivery…

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  • Opportunity to provide leadership and strategic advice in addressing regional issues *
  • Geelong based position with requirement to travel across the Barwon South West Region *
  • Position is full-time, ongoing, VPS grade C5, newly created with immediate start

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a person with strong community corrections experience to take on this leadership role within the Barwon South West Region of Corrections Victoria.

The position reports and works closely with the regional General Manager – Community Correctional Services (CCS), providing location based and regional delivery of operational services to achieve expected service delivery outcomes.

The primary role of the Operations Manager is to manage one or two CCS locations exercising delegated responsibilities. The focus is on day-to-day operations of the location(s), direct oversight of the court order management and community work streams, and engagement/development of partnerships with local community services, including Courts, Prisons and local Police. Understanding of local and regional issues affecting the location(s) is a core part of the role, and the Operations Manager will provide leadership and strategic advice in addressing such issues.

The position will assume responsibility for the oversight of financial and human resources of the location, and will work in close consultation with local Principal Practitioners, as a member of the Regional management team.

The successful applicant will be required to: *

  • Demonstrate knowledge of and experience within a Community Correctional Services environment (desireable) *
  • Display expertise in the provision of strategic advice and making decisions on sensitive issues around the management of high-risk and complex offenders. *
  • Possess strong leadership and people management experience to promote Corrections Victoria and Community Correctional Services vision and strategic direction both internally and externally to manage relationships and activities.

You may be required to work flexible hours or shift work, including weekends and public holidays, and attend call outs as required. Appropriate remuneration will be applied for the above in accordance with the Victorian Public Service Determination (2012).

As regular travel across the region and to Melbourne is a requirement of this position, a current drivers licence is desirable.

How to Apply:

Please click the Apply button at the bottom of this advertisement. Applications should include a resume, covering letter and completed Application Form. Attachments can be uploaded in .doc, .docx, .pdf, .txt or .rtf formats. You are only required to address the Key Selection Criteria listed in the Application Form.

Applicants should view the full position description attached to this advertisement before applying.

Enquiries about this position should be directed to Catherine Bowler, Senior Consultant, Recruitment Services (03) 8684 0018. Applications close midnight Sunday 15th March 2015.

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Geelong, VIC, AU
Posted on: 2015-03-03
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