New Job Coordinator, Nwt Victim Services In Northwest Territories

Coordinator, NWT Victim Services
Coordinator, NWT Victim Services

Coordinator, NWT Victim Services

Company : Government of the Northwest Territories
Salary : $87,000–$104,000 a year
Location : Northwest Territories

Full Description

Department Information

The mandate of the Department of Justice is to administer justice, including policing, community justice, victims services and corrections in the Northwest Territories. This mandate will be carried out in a manner which respects community and indigenous values and encourages communities to assume increasing responsibilities.

Job Information

The Coordinator, NWT Victim Services (Coordinator) is responsible for implementing new and supporting existing victim services programs in the Northwest Territories.

The Coordinator is responsible for developing victims of crime initiatives in NWT communities and providing administrative support to the Victims Assistance Committee. The incumbent is also responsible for implementing of new and ongoing victim initiatives for the Department of Justice to further the GNWT’s commitment to build safer communities and to support capacity building within the communities. The work of the Coordinator will be completed in a manner that reflects the needs of victims in the NWT, current best practices in research, both nationally and internationally.

On behalf of the GNWT, the Coordinator will apply for funding and prepare funding reports to enhance victim services in the Northwest Territories designed to help individuals, families and communities deal with the impact of victimization.

Typically, these skills are typically obtained through the completion of a bachelor’s degree in a Social Sciences field (criminology, psychology, social work, sociology) coupled with 3 years’ experience working in community development, within the community justice field or with victims.

GNWT Inquiries

Inquiries Only:

Department of Finance
Government of the Northwest Territories
Tel (867) 767-9154 Extension 14106
Fax (867) 873-0445
[email protected]

Note: If you do not receive electronic notification confirming receipt of your application, please follow up via telephone.