Court Victim Advisor | Wellington Region
|Position Type:||Permanent Full Time|
|Attachments:|| Self Assessment Form CVA January 2022.docx (Word, 22KB)
Court Victim Advisor PD.pdf (PDF, 453KB)
|Application Close Date:||30-Jan-2022|
Court Victims Advisor, Wellington, Porirua, Hutt Valley
You must fill in and complete the self-assessment form attached, to be considered for this vacancy.
Te āhuatunga a te tūranga/About the Role
Are you calm, resilient and passionate when it comes to dealing with people?
This is an exciting opportunity for a proactive and adaptable person who has the necessary specialist knowledge, skills and experience to make a major contribution to assisting victims of crime through the court process.
You'll have an impact on these victims through what you do and how you do it. The Court Victims Advisor provides advice on how the defendant's case is progressing and assists victims to participate effectively in the criminal justice process.
You will be based at the Wellington Regional Courts and will be required to provide weekly cover and support to the Wellington District and High Courts, Porirua District Court and the Hutt Valley District Court. A full driver's licence is required.
He pūkenga tou/Skills and Experience
Your communication skills and understanding of legislative processes will enable you to work confidently and professionally in challenging circumstances and in an environment that requires liaising with multiple stakeholders. You will demonstrate sound judgement and the ability to work autonomously.
Mō te tīma/About our Team
At Te Tāhū o te Ture - the Ministry of Justice, we're committed to working together for a fair and safe Aotearoa.
Joining the Ministry of Justice means you will become part of an inclusive organisation that values you and the communities we serve. It's important to us that our workplace is one where our people feel healthy and safe, supported and able to be themselves at work. We value respect as the foundation for building a positive workplace culture where diversity is welcomed and celebrated.
Tono mai/How to Apply
To apply, click the Apply button below to be directed to our Careers Website. You can view a detailed position description at the site, as well as complete an online application form by attaching your Self-Assessment Form, CV, and cover letter.
Salary range - The appointing salary for this role will be between $63,019 - $82,295 based on skills and experience.
Applications close on: 30 January 2022
The Ministry's top priority is the safety and wellbeing of its employees. We already have existing protocols in place to provide a safe workplace. We're now strengthening those protocols with a COVID-19 vaccination policy requiring that all roles across Te Tāhū o te Ture are carried out by people who are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. All candidates are required to declare their COVID-19 vaccination status as part of the application process.
For tracking purposes, all applications must be submitted via our online process.