Local Aboriginal Justice Worker – Northern & Western Metropolitan Regions

VALS is seeking motivated people to fulfill the roles of Local Aboriginal Justice Workers in the North and West Metropolitan Regions.

The  Local  Justice Worker  acts  as  liaison  between  the  Victorian  Aboriginal  Legal  Service  Co- Operative Limited [VALS] and Koories who are on mandated community work or who have outstanding fines.  The Local Justice Worker assists these clients to meet the requirements of their community based orders and to advocate for service access and provision with the aim of optimizing the outcomes for individuals on justice orders. Further the person in this role will implement prevention programs and offer support to enhance the best outcomes for offenders.

This position is a special measure under section 12 of the Victorian Equal Opportunity Act 2010


Please follow the links below to see full position descriptions;

Northern Metro LJW PD

Western Metro LJW PD


How to apply for this position

Please provide a

  • Cover letter outlining who you are and why you are suited to this position
  • Statement addressing the key selection criteria
  • CV, including education and training, professional experience and two referees.

Please submit your application to by 5pm on Wednesday 16th August 2017.