Makivik Justice – Justice Committee Coordinator of Kangirsuk

Job Description:

ABOUT US: The Makivik Justice Department helps administer justice using culturally adapted approaches which put the emphasis on healing individuals, families and the community while also dealing with the underlying causes of crimes. In Nunavik, para-judicial workers and local justice committees offer direct services to the population at various stages of the justice and correctional process in collaboration, and with the support of the regional Justice Department office.

The Justice Committee guides and supports Inuit at any stage of the judicial or correctional process:

  • To address the underlying issues of their crime.
  • To understand and take responsibility for their behaviours.
  • To repair harm to victim and/or community.
  • To connect with their community and culture in a meaningful way.

We are currently seeking a JUSTICE COMMITTEE COORDINATOR who will report to the Nunavik Justice Committee Coordinator.

Responsibilities:

  • Meeting with people referred to the Justice Committee Program and providing support when needed.
  • Case Management : receiving referrals from our partners and managing the file until completion
  • Administrative duties : entering statistics, answering telephone and emails, welcoming clients to the office, ensure office has sufficient supplies by communicating with regional office, completing any necessary forms required by supervisor or partners.
  • Plan and organize “on the land” or other traditional activities for clients
  • Plan and organize & facilitating cultural programs for clients
  • Offer mediation or conflict resolution between client and affected persons
  • Act as a resource person on Inuit traditions and culture in matters related to court officials when requested by the Justice Committee Coordinator

Qualifications:

  • Experience with intervention with youth or adults is an asset
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills and an eye for detail
  • Reliable and autonomous
  • Respectful, non-judgemental, discrete
  • Available to travel for trainings, meetings, and with the travelling court upon request
  • Education : Secondary 5 completed or relevant experience in social or judicial field
  • Languages: Inuktitut and English
  • Good English writing skills
  • Computer skills: Microsoft Word, Excel, Internet
  • Minimal knowledge of the social, judicial or correctional field

Benefits:

All marginal benefits available to employees of the Corporation as outlined in the Makivik Corporation Human Resources Policy Manual


It is the Corporation’s objective to favor and promote the employment of Inuit beneficiaries of the JBNQA.

We thank all applicants for their interest in this position. Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

For more information please contact

Paul Palubeskie at ppalubeskie@makivik.org


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