This is a full time permanent vacancy.
When you join the Department of Justice, you become part of a people-focussed organisation working hard to make our community a fairer and safer place to live. We offer many different employment opportunities in locations around Western Australia. You will have a chance to make a real difference to your local communities and to the lives of those you work with.
About the role
Albany Regional Prison is Western Australia’s only regional maximum security facility for males. The prison is located 400km south east of Perth. The prison accommodates approximately 500 offenders. Activities for prisoners includes garden, kitchen, education, laundry, carpentry, metalwork, clothing and textiles, upholstery and other skills development programs.
The Cabinet Shop Instructor will operate the Cabinet Shop and prisoners assigned to it; source and price work, and ensure effective operation of the workshop.
The position will undertake, instruct and supervise cabinet making and wood-working activities for both the Prison and contract orders, and is responsible for the provision of productive work for prisoners in all facets of the cabinet making/carpentry industry at the Prison. The position is responsible for providing vocational support to prisoners.
All employees are required to undergo employment screening, which includes a National Criminal History Check and other checks that may be relevant to the position requirements.
How to apply
Please ensure you review the attached JDF for further information about the work-related requirements of the position. This information will assist you with the preparation of your application.
We require you to submit:
A current comprehensive CV including the contact details of two referees and a statement addressing the following essential work-related requirements (selection criteria):
- Trade Qualification
- Information and Knowledge Management
- Computer Skills
Please ensure you allow sufficient time to submit your application, as late applications will not be accepted.
To submit your application click the “Apply for Job” button at the bottom of this page. Emailed applications will not be accepted.
If required we may choose to supplement the field of applications by conducting a Candidate Search.
Equity and Diversity
People from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. The Department upholds a working environment that is free from discrimination in accordance with Equal Opportunities legislation.
If you would like further information on this opportunity please contact Courtney Henderson, Business Manager on 9842 4483 for a confidential discussion.
Applications are to be submitted by no later than 4.30pm on Wednesday 26 June 2019.