Court Victim Advisor

at Ministry of Justice
Location Queenstown, New Zealand
Date Posted December 2, 2020
Category Other
Job Type Full-time
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Court Victim Advisor Ministry of Justice location Otago.

About the role this is a Dunedin based rol. The role is also subject to a J4 to J5 salary band increase. From working with children who are witnesses to liaising with whanau, you'll thrive in the diversity and challenge of contributing to our great team environment. You'll make an enormous difference to the victims through what you do. It'll be your job to provide advice on how their case is progressing and to help them participate effectively in the criminal justice process.

The role requires you to demonstrate resilience when it comes to working with people. A calm nature and an ability to relate to people. Enjoy the challenges and satisfaction of people who have been affected by crime.

About our team at 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 our promise to ensure 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 and one where diversity is welcomed and celebrated.

Skills and experience to be successful in this role, you will be broadly experienced in advisory services

Your communication skills and understanding of legislative processes and reporting requirements will support your sound judgement. An excellent communicator able to work confidently and professionally in challenging circumstances where you can use high levels of autonomy and sound judgement consistently.