The Justice Committee of Quaqtaq deals with conflicts and crimes with the hope to contribute to a more harmonious community.
OBJECTIVES of JUSTICE COMMITTEE
• Promoting and maintaining social peace and harmony in the community.
• Helping administer justice using culturally adapted approaches, which put emphasis on healing individuals, families and the community and dealing with the underlying causes of crimes. (for youth and adults)
• Responding to crimes and conflicts in a way that recognizes the Inuit culture, values, ways and knowledge;
• Empowering the Inuit that have been affected by a crime or conflict (victims, families, offenders) in offering help and solutions which build their resilience, increase their sense of dignity and consider the safety of the community.
1. Administrative duties: Keeping records, writing minutes, writing reports, doing financial request, planning and preparing work plan, etc
2. Case management: Meeting with people, opening and closing files, ensuring follow-ups, entering statistics on the data base, writing reports for the court, reporting to Crown attorneys and other partners, attending court, etc.
3. Committee’s activities: Preparing and attending regular meetings and training, working in collaboration with local services, organizing prevention and promotional activities, organizing traditional activities in the community and on the land, etc
- Languages: Inuktitut and English (spoken and written)
- Have computer skills; word, internet, etc;
- Have strong capacities to work in a team setting;
- Have strong organizational skills;
- Have leadership and initiative;
- Be reliable and autonomous;
- Believe that all human beings can learn and improve;
- Be respectful (confidentiality and non-judgmental);
- Be available to travel for trainings and for occasional visits in detention
Are you interested in this position?
You can apply by filling in the form below.