May 10, 2021

Maori News & Indigenous Views

Job Opportunity – Probation Officers – Various Auckland Regions

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Is it time to look for that new challenge?

Do you enjoy making a difference in the lives of others?

We are currently recruitingfor Manukau, Auckland Metro and Waitemata Regions.

Probation Officers play a vital role in making communities safer.By effectively managing sentences and orders such as community work, home detention and parole, with the aim of minimising risk of further harm.

The position involvesworking closely with offenders to make sure theymeet the conditions of their sentence or order.You willassess people and their situations to manage risk, set and maintain boundaries and motivate offenders to make positive changes.

Do you have the following skills and attributes:

  • Ability to relate topeople from all different backgrounds and cultures
  • Resilience, common sense and maturity
  • A high level of written and oral english communication
  • Computer literate
  • Good at assessing people and situations
  • Proven skills in building strong relationships

If you have answered yes to any of these questions then becoming a Probation Officer could be an excellent career choice for you. Youll have the chance to connect with people and do something which really makes a difference and improves public safety.

In returnthe Department of Corrections will offer youpersonal and professional development, clear career progression and job security.

For the right person, its a great career.

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At the Department of Corrections we are passionate about reducing re-offending and keeping communities safe. With Corrections youll be part of a highly supportive team that manages offenders in prison and in the community.

1 thought on “Job Opportunity – Probation Officers – Various Auckland Regions

  1. To whom it may concern.
    I believe with my experience in managing and operating stores and departments I posess the skills which aid me in relating to people.
    In my experience I have worked with and had dealings with people from all cultures and backgrounds.
    I believe I am matured and professional when dealing with collegues and with staff if I can encourage them to push themselves to get a head and make a difference in their lives I will
    Although I am of Italian/Arab back ground I have a good understanding of the pacific island and Maori cultures a s many have married into my family
    My level of english both oral and written are of a high standard.
    I can read people well and Iam a relationship builder. .

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