The GEO Group Australia

Case Planner (BB-62F7F)

Found in: Neuvoo AU

Description:

About the Opportunity

The Rehabilitation and Reintegration Department at Junee Correctional Centre is seeking to recruit an additional Case Planner.

Case Planners are responsible for assessing sentenced inmates and determining case plan interventions that will meet their individual risks and needs. Case Planners will engage and motivate inmates throughout the case planning and review processes, focusing on goal development and goal progress. Case Planners work collaboratively with all program areas to ensure education, training, and program delivery occurs in line with case plan requirements. They provide case-management training and support to staff including Case Officers, to ensure a joined-up approach to case planning and ongoing case-management.

This is a full time Monday to Friday role (8am - 4pm). 

Skills and Experience

The successful candidates will have:

  • Demonstrated knowledge and/or experience in assessment, case planning or case management roles.
  • Ability to make appropriate case plan recommendations based on a range of assessments, utilizing the risk, need, responsivity framework.
  • High level communication and interpersonal skills (including assertiveness and negotiation) to ensure relationships are built and maintained with relevant staff and stakeholders to support high quality services and professional practice.
  • Demonstrated experience working collaboratively in a multi-disciplinary team environment to achieve shared goals.
  • Proven skills in the use and application of a range of computer software in a Windows environment, including Word, Excel and Outlook. Demonstrated ability to perform work with consistent accuracy (including data entry).
  • Ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality.
  • Certificate IV Correctional Practice or willingness to complete within 2 years of employment.
  • To have efficient and effective time management and daily priority realignment ability.
  • Desirable: 

  • Prior experience in case management, social work or a human services industry will be highly regarded.
  • Proficient in the use of CSNSW Offender Integrated Management System (OIMS) database.
  • Training and experience in the Level of Service Inventory - Revised (LSI-R) and/or Alcohol and Other Drug screening.
  • Due to the nature of this business, you will need to have the ability to operate in a correctional setting and comply with the Centre's security procedures. You will also need to obtain and maintain a satisfactory security clearance as approved by the Commissioner of Corrective Services NSW. Such clearance is unlikely to be granted if you have been convicted of a criminal offence.

    About the Benefits

    Joining GEO is your chance to make a real and lasting difference in the lives of prisoners, their families and the community.

    You will receive ongoing support and professional development opportunities, uniforms, subsidised meals and internal career opportunities.

    Application Process

    In order to assist GEO in processing your application for employment and determining your suitability and eligibility for a position with The GEO Group Australia, we ask that you complete a short questionnaire as part of the application process.

    Due to the nature of our industry you will find that some of the questions contained in this questionnaire are unique and are different from those that you may have encountered in applying for other positions.

    Please note: If you are successful in obtaining an interview for this position you will be required to complete a Statutory Declaration attesting your answers to this questionnaire.

    At the end of the questionnaire, you will be required to attach a current Resume.

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