Pace of work depends on the team. Personally, I want to achieve results for myself, so I make sure to spend my time productively.
Will always be a need to manage offenders, in my opinion politics both internal and external, community and families have lost the balance in managing these young offenders to improve their opportunity to develop into responsible adults.
I have since left the NSW Department of Justice (DJ) due to my contract running out. I wouldn't have left if the role was made permanent however, as it is the nature of budget-dependent roles, once funding runs out, the role is also rolled out the door.