casual employment is for local residents only.
Baffin Correctional Centre is establishing a relief pool of Correctional Officers who can cover shifts on an as required basis. As a Correctional Officer, you will be working as a valuable member of a team, providing safe and secure custody and assist in the delivery of programs to inmates to help prepare them for a return to their home communities.
Training will be provided on specific policies and procedures.
Individuals wishing to be considered for casual employment should register with the Department of Finance by providing their resume and criminal records check to the Casual Employment Consultant at the Staffing and Recruitment Office at building 917, backdoor, or by registering by email at GNHR@gov.nu.ca.
The ability to communicate in both Inuktitut and English would be considered a definite asset. Equivalencies that consist of a combination of education, knowledge, skills and abilities to formal education and experience requirements will be considered. You should have some experience in providing counseling or support services to people in a caring and respectful manner. Knowledge of Inuit language, communities, culture, land and Inuit Qaujimajatugangit is an asset. You should be willing to participate in staff training to acquire additional skills that will assist you in this position. Applicants should indicate which class of driver’s license they have (if any).