The skills and experience gained in the Australian Defence Force are exceptional. Veterans are resilient, motivated and experienced. They demonstrate loyalty, courage and commitment and are proven problem solvers. These personal attributes are of immense value in a career working in youth justice.

The Department of Justice and Community Safety is a proud participant of the Victorian Government's promise to increase the amount of veterans working in the public sector. If you're a veteran, we hope you consider the ways in which your skills are transferrable to a role in one our community-based offices, custodial facilities or CBD headquarters. Whether you're considering become a youth justice worker, a case manager or an executive, your strong communication, adaptability and teamwork will be a great asset.

Apply for a role in corrections (External link)

About the govermnent's commitment to hiring veterans (External link)

Tips for applying for work in the public sector (External link)