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.
Provides educational services, within established guidelines, in order to provide safe and secure custody, rehabilitation and reintegration of persons in custody. As part of the division team, will ensure the ongoing provision and evaluation of program and services within the Corrections Mission, Vision and Value statement.
The Institutional Instructor reports to the Program Coordinator and is located in Yellowknife. This position will be responsible for the educational programs for persons in custody. The incumbent will instruct one to eight persons in custody per class. The incumbent is regulated by the NWT Teachers Act and the NWT Corrections Act.
A Bachelor's Degree in Education or a related field with two years of experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Must possess a NWT teaching certificate. Awareness of northern Aboriginal traditions and values would be an asset.
Department of Finance
Government of the Northwest Territories
YELLOWKNIFE CENTRE 5TH FLOOR
BOX 1320 YELLOWKNIFE NT X1A 2L9
Tel (867) 767-9154 Extension 14106
Fax (867) 873-0445
Note: If you do not receive electronic notification confirming receipt of your application, please follow up via telephone.
Candidates must clearly identify their eligibility in order to receive priority consideration under the Affirmative Action Policy.
Criminal Records Check
Candidates must provide a satisfactory criminal record check. Failure to provide a satisfactory check may deem you disqualified from the competition.
The successful candidate will be required to obtain proof of current up-to-date immunization status.
Diversity and Inclusion
The Government of the Northwest Territories is an inclusive workplace. If you have a disability and you require support during the hiring process, you are encouraged to identify your needs if you are contacted for an assignment or interview so that you may be accommodated during the hiring process.
Eligibility lists may be created from this competition to fill future term and indeterminate positions.
Equivalent combinations of education and experience will be considered.
Job Opening Information
Job Opening ID # 19314
Closing Date: December 4, 2020 - 23:59, Mountain Time
The salary range for this position is from $47.68 per hour to $56.96 per hour plus an annual Northern Allowance of $3,700.00 per annum.