Intensive Case Manager - Darwin or Katherine
The North Australian Aboriginal Justice Agency Ltd (NAAJA) aims to empower Aboriginal people and advance the interests and aspirations of the Aboriginal community through the provision of a comprehensive range of legal and support services throughout the Northern Territory.
NAAJA Throughcare aims to reduce repeat offending by supporting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in prison and youth detention through the delivery of stregths-based pre and post-release case management support. We are seeking an Intensive Case Manager to deliver high quality individual case management to Aboriginal people preparing to leave the Darwin Correctional Centre. This role will be based in Katherine or Palmerston, with a focus on the Katherine and Big Rivers region.
The Intensive Case Manager - Domestic and Family Violence works specifically with people convicted of domestic and family violence related offences. This position requires a person with a proven ability to lead high quality individual case management as well as a familiarity with the court system and social/systemic issues faced by Aboriginal people. You will have an ability to work effectively with a range of stakeholders and be able to develop professional and meaningful relationships with Aboriginal people and their families. Qualifications in social work or a related discipline will be an advantage.
The position requires a multi-skilled, self-motivated person who has an understanding of Aboriginal culture.
Sutiably qualified Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.
Applications must be submitted by 20 June 2021.