Probation Officer / Community Youth Worker, Government of Saskatchewan

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Probation Officer/ Community Youth Worker

Ministry of Corrections Policing and Public Safety

Buffalo Narrows, SK

Looking for a career with purpose and passion? Do not miss this unique opportunity to become a Probation Officer/Community Youth Worker with a dedicated team of professionals in Community Corrections, Buffalo Narrows.

This fascinating and fast-paced workplace is currently seeking you if you would like to deliver services to youth and adults in Community Corrections. Each day is different in this exciting career, as you will have the opportunity to prepare court reports, complete risk assessments, develop case plans and collaborate with community partners to provide an integrated approach to offender management and supervision in the community. You can also look forward to living in our beautiful community where you can enjoy recreational activities such as hunting, fishing, hiking, camping, canoeing, snowmobiling and so much more. Whether you are a recent graduate or an established professional, if you look forward to a challenging and rewarding career in addition to having a balanced lifestyle, here is your opportunity.

In this position you are required to travel and work flexible hours, which sometimes may involve evenings. A valid driver's license is required. If you are relocating for this position, there is opportunity for relocation reimbursement with a 2-year Promissory Note/Return Service Commitment.

This dynamic role requires you have a working knowledge of addictions, domestic violence, poverty, disabilities, mental health, family relationships, abuse and neglect dynamics. As well, excellent written and verbal skills along with the ability to engage resistant individuals and the ability to accurately assess and develop plans based on client needs is required.

We are seeking a talented individual who possesses an applied professional degree, either a Bachelor of Social Work; Bachelor of Arts: Human Justice, Justice Studies, Psychology, Criminology, Sociology or Indigenous Studies; or a Bachelor of Education.

Apply today to experience and enjoy the balance between a rewarding career and a refreshing lifestyle.

Closing Date: January 31, 2023

Competition Number: HUM012234

The Government of Saskatchewan offers a wide range of careers with purpose and passion. Our people enjoy an enviable work/life balance in an environment that supports creativity, innovation and diversity while providing learning and career development opportunities. We are helping make Saskatchewan the best place to live, work and raise our families, by building the best public service in Canada. Join the team!

For more information on this and other opportunities in the public service, visit saskatchewan.ca/careers

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