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Sentence Administration Coordinator

Advertiser: Serco Asia Pacific3 out of 53.0 overall rating (450 employee reviews) More jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
4 Sept 2019
Location
Coffs Harbour & North Coast
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Government & Defence, Police & Corrections

Sentence Administration Coordinator

Job Summary

This is an exciting career opportunity for a Sentence Administration Coordinator to join the new Serco Correctional Centre in Grafton. You will thrive in a fast paced environment where you will work with other like minded professionals who embody our values and are passionate about making a difference every day.

The Clarence Correctional Centre is due to open mid 2020 with a 1700 bed facility, making it the largest and most state-of-the-art Correctional Centre in Australia. Serco Australia has a 20 year contract to operate and maintain the Centre, creating the opportunity for long-term, rewarding and secure employment with exciting career prospects in one of Australia’s most spectacular coastal and country locations.

About you

You are a strong leader who sets an example for their staff by challenging existing attitudes, processes and ways of working where appropriate. You provide consistent recognition and encouragement to staff whilst acknowledging and reinforcing high quality work and outstanding performance efforts. You have a proven ability to work effectively in a team environment and enjoy working collaboratively with others to achieve goals and objectives of the Centre. You understand the importance of creating and maintaining a culturally sensitive environment including respecting the diversity of inmates, staff and other stakeholders.

About the opportunity

In your position as Sentence Administration Coordinator, you will be responsible for the operational management of the Sentence Administration team including the day to day allocation of tasks, monitoring quality control and any outcomes that relate to the administration of inmates. You will act as a point of contact for all sentence administration queries within the centre, and provide expert advice and information on matters relating to Sentence Administration to internal and external key stakeholders. You will oversee all sentence management processes to ensure the lawful detention of inmates, and conduct periodic audits and reporting across relating to the sentence management team.

To be successful in this role you will

● Hold a Diploma in Business Administration or have relevant industry experience in a similar role
● Have proven experience leading a sentence administration team
● Have considerable experience in risk mitigation and the implementation of governance systems
● Have demonstrated experience in the interpretation and application of legislation, policy and procedures in an operational environment
● Be experienced in contract compliance including the achievement of KPIs
● Have a sound understanding of sentence management within Corrective Services NSW preferred or a Justice environment in another State or Territory, and knowledge of the requirements to work within a governed environment
● Possess well developed interpersonal skills with the ability to present ideas and findings with impact through relevant reports and submissions
● Demonstrate the highest level of personal integrity and ethical behaviour
● Proficient communication and interpersonal skills

About Grafton

Located on the NSW Mid-North Coast, Grafton is approx. 6 hours’ drive from Sydney and 4 hours from Brisbane. Set on the Clarence River, it is the main hub for the Clarence Valley with a rich natural beauty and is ideally located if you prefer the hinterland or the ocean as your backdrop. With recent Pacific Highway upgrades, investment in infrastructure, affordable housing and access to good schools and recreation options, it is the ideal location for your next career move with your family.

About Us

At Serco, you’ll be part of a team of more than 50,000 people working across more than 20 countries worldwide. But no matter your role or where you’re based, we each share the same goal - to bring service to life to make a positive difference every day. Serco is a business where people and values matter. We have a strong public service ethos, and we employ people from a range of backgrounds.

Interested to be part of our brand new team?

If you are inspired to make a positive difference and would like to be part of this exciting new opportunity, click ‘Apply Now’.

Serco seeks and celebrates diversity. We are committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse workforce. We are committed to diversity and we encourage people from different backgrounds including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, culturally and linguistically diverse and people with disabilities to apply.

To find out more about us visit www.graftonserco.com.au

Job Summary

This is an exciting career opportunity for a Sentence Administration Coordinator to join the new Serco Correctional Centre in Grafton. You will thrive in a fast paced environment where you will work with other like minded professionals who embody our values and are passionate about making a difference every day.

The Clarence Correctional Centre is due to open mid 2020 with a 1700 bed facility, making it the largest and most state-of-the-art Correctional Centre in Australia. Serco Australia has a 20 year contract to operate and maintain the Centre, creating the opportunity for long-term, rewarding and secure employment with exciting career prospects in one of Australia’s most spectacular coastal and country locations.

About you

You are a strong leader who sets an example for their staff by challenging existing attitudes, processes and ways of working where appropriate. You provide consistent recognition and encouragement to staff whilst acknowledging and reinforcing high quality work and outstanding performance efforts. You have a proven ability to work effectively in a team environment and enjoy working collaboratively with others to achieve goals and objectives of the Centre. You understand the importance of creating and maintaining a culturally sensitive environment including respecting the diversity of inmates, staff and other stakeholders.

About the opportunity

In your position as Sentence Administration Coordinator, you will be responsible for the operational management of the Sentence Administration team including the day to day allocation of tasks, monitoring quality control and any outcomes that relate to the administration of inmates. You will act as a point of contact for all sentence administration queries within the centre, and provide expert advice and information on matters relating to Sentence Administration to internal and external key stakeholders. You will oversee all sentence management processes to ensure the lawful detention of inmates, and conduct periodic audits and reporting across relating to the sentence management team.

To be successful in this role you will

● Hold a Diploma in Business Administration or have relevant industry experience in a similar role
● Have proven experience leading a sentence administration team
● Have considerable experience in risk mitigation and the implementation of governance systems
● Have demonstrated experience in the interpretation and application of legislation, policy and procedures in an operational environment
● Be experienced in contract compliance including the achievement of KPIs
● Have a sound understanding of sentence management within Corrective Services NSW preferred or a Justice environment in another State or Territory, and knowledge of the requirements to work within a governed environment
● Possess well developed interpersonal skills with the ability to present ideas and findings with impact through relevant reports and submissions
● Demonstrate the highest level of personal integrity and ethical behaviour
● Proficient communication and interpersonal skills

About Grafton

Located on the NSW Mid-North Coast, Grafton is approx. 6 hours’ drive from Sydney and 4 hours from Brisbane. Set on the Clarence River, it is the main hub for the Clarence Valley with a rich natural beauty and is ideally located if you prefer the hinterland or the ocean as your backdrop. With recent Pacific Highway upgrades, investment in infrastructure, affordable housing and access to good schools and recreation options, it is the ideal location for your next career move with your family.

About Us

At Serco, you’ll be part of a team of more than 50,000 people working across more than 20 countries worldwide. But no matter your role or where you’re based, we each share the same goal - to bring service to life to make a positive difference every day. Serco is a business where people and values matter. We have a strong public service ethos, and we employ people from a range of backgrounds.

Interested to be part of our brand new team?

If you are inspired to make a positive difference and would like to be part of this exciting new opportunity, click ‘Apply Now’.

Serco seeks and celebrates diversity. We are committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse workforce. We are committed to diversity and we encourage people from different backgrounds including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, culturally and linguistically diverse and people with disabilities to apply.

To find out more about us visit www.graftonserco.com.au

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