Bail Supervision & Verification Program Coordinator

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The Ne-Chee Friendship Centre is looking for a Bail Supervision & Verification Program Coordinator! For more information on this LEAP job posting, check out the details below!

Employer Name: Ne-Chee Friendship Centre
Application Deadline: January 24th, 2021
Email: reception@nechee.org
Hours of Work: Temporary position to cover a parental leave for 18 months starting April 2021
Job Type: Full-Time
Wages: TBD

Duties of this LEAP Job Posting:
  • Attend court as a representative of the Indigenous Bail Program
  • Develop and maintain cooperative working relationships with court officials, justice stakeholders, and Indigenous communities and organizations
  • Review documents, gather information and assess eligibility for bail release into the program
  • Interview prospective candidates for bail
  • Monitor clients’ bail conditions according to program standards; Complete risk-need assessments and intervention plans
  • Provide counseling and referrals to culturally appropriate services to address client needs
  • Provide crisis intervention and enhanced mental health support to bail clients as required
  • Prepare and complete weekly/monthly statistical reports; Work cooperatively with other Bail workers in the team
Qualifications for this LEAP Job Posting:
  • Graduation from, or work-related experience in, the following fields: Law, Criminology, Law and Justice, Law Enforcement, Social Work, Psychology, and Community Services
  • Self-identify as being First Nations, Métis and/or Inuit and a knowledge of the Gladue principles
  • Knowledge of Indigenous culture, traditions and practices; Ability to speak Ojibway or Oji-Cree is an asset
  • Proven ability to work with individuals from the Indigenous community
  • Knowledge of historic and current forms of colonialism, systemic discrimination, and barriers facing Indigenous
  • Experience in counseling and crisis intervention; Project a positive, friendly and professional attitude
  • Ability to articulate criminal and social justice issues; Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Self-motivated individual with strong organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team; Excellent decision making and problem-solving skills
  • Constant ability to learn and to respond constructively to change and stressful situations
  • Ability to work flexible hours, including evenings and weekends; Valid driver’s license and access to a reliable vehicle
  • A Current Vulnerable Persons Check will be required upon offer of employment
How To Apply to this LEAP Job Posting:

Please submit your resume along with a cover letter & three references to:

Ne-Chee Friendship Centre

P.O. Box 241, 326 2nd

Street South, Kenora, ON P9N 3X3

Fax: (807) 468-5340 E-Mail: reception@nechee.org

We wish to thank all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be acknowledged. Applications that do not include cover letter, resume and references will not be considered.

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