Community Programming Officer
Estevan Police Service
(Temporary Full Time Position – One Year Term – with a possible extension)
The Estevan Police Service is seeking an energetic and enthusiastic individual to fulfill the position of Community Programming officer (CPO).
The CPO will be responsible for:
Contributing to the Estevan Police Service’s relationship with the community on crime prevention / reduction matters through liaison, consultation and partnership development
Identifying specific community crime prevention / reduction priorities including intervention, education / awareness needs at the community and / or individual level
Engaging community partners in the identification / coordination/ implementation of a continuum of evidence-based community led responses to crime that contribute to the core police role of prevention and reduction of crime
Contributing to the review and evaluation of local crime prevention / reduction strategies
Providing education to local schools, businesses, vulnerable persons and via social media regarding crime prevention, health and wellness, personal safety and various social issues.
Arranging and supervising community engagement events hosted by the Estevan Police Service
Other duties as assigned by the Chief of Police
Post-secondary education in one of the fields related to education, child development, or social sciences or secondary school diploma with several years of experience working with community partners, youth, and/or “at risk” populations. Proficiency in computers and social media platforms is an asset.
Interested applicants may contact 306-634-1518 to request a comprehensive application package. Applicants will be required to complete a security background check and criminal record check. Closing date for applications is September 15th, 2018.