Makivik Justice – JUSTICE COMMITTEE PROGRAM COORDINATOR

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.

 

Our Para-Judicial Workers provide assistance to all Nunavimmiut involved in the criminal justice and youth protection court system by accompanying clients through the entire judicial process, and by informing the Itinerant Court of Inuit traditions and values. They also provide a link between the court and all Nunavimmiut.

 

We are currently seeking a JUSTICE COMMITTEE PROGRAM COORDINATOR who will oversee all Justice Committees located in Nunavik.

Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate a team of up to fourteen (14) Local Justice Committee Coordinators in their daily duties
  • Assign work and provide constructive feedback to team members
  • Participate in meetings with government and / or outside organizations
  • Organize training for all Justice Committee Coordinators
  • Communicate with local councils and authorities concerning the promotion of the program
  • Manage relationships with outside partners by communicating with them daily regarding the completion of referrals to our program. For example ; Crown Attorney’s office and Defense lawyers.
  • Serve as a link between the team and the Department head
  • Conduct performance reviews, motivate team members and provide support to employees
  • Perform other administrative and professional duties required for the smooth running of the program as assigned by the Department head
  • Act as a resource person on Inuit traditions and culture in matters related to justice to government bodies or organizations when requested by the Department head or his representative

Qualifications:

  • Experience in a supervisory role
  • Excellent communications and leadership 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
  • Languages: Inuktitut and English
  • Good English writing skills
  • Computer skills: Microsoft Word, Excel, Internet
  • Knowledge of the social, judicial or correctional field is an asset

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.


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You can apply by visiting our website at www.makivik.org/jobs

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