Location: Based at Christchurch Women’s Prison
Vacancy number: CSSR10310
Permanent Full Time position available
Are you a qualified educator, with a particular passion for delivering hairdressing qualifications?
Experienced and successful at engaging and motivating those who have not previously had success with education?
We are looking for someone who:
Join a passionate and committed team working in an environment of challenge and diversity.
Responsible for the effective and efficient delivery of end to end rehabilitation and reintegration functions, our teams are dedicated to reducing re-offending.
This is an exciting opportunity to support prison-based learners to become better prepared for employment and further education. You will do this by undertaking education assessments and developing learning pathway plans. You will be part of a team focusing on supporting and motivating learners to engage in a variety of education programmes, activities and secure online education websites to help learners improve their skills, knowledge and transition into further study and/or employment post release.
You will play a significant role in encouraging prison-based learners to improve their literacy and numeracy skills; work towards achieving New Zealand qualifications; and acquire job search skills.
You will be required to work effectively in a custodial environment – leading by example and maintaining professional boundaries. By interacting closely with key stakeholders, both internal and external, you will be collaborative in sharing information and ensuring outcomes beneficial to the successful rehabilitation of our offenders.
We would like to hear from you if you have:
Applications can only be accepted online. E-mailed applications will NOT be considered.
Applications close Sunday, 18 November 2018.