Department for Correctional Services
Job reference: 497334
Location: - VARIOUS -
Job status: Ongoing
Eligibility: Open to Everyone
About the Role
Correctional Officers undertake a front-line role in the prison system. They are responsible for a wide range of duties relating to the safety, security and welfare of prisoners in our care. They manage day-to-day issues and contribute to ongoing rehabilitation.
We are now taking applications for Correctional Officers. You will need to complete an online application including Correctional Officer Application Pack, DCS Pre-Employment Declaration and attach supporting documentation (eg. Birth certificate, Australian citizenship, DCS Pre-Employment Test certificate conducted by TAFE SA etc). Any additional documentation or information that you feel can support your application.
As a Correctional Officer your duties can include:
To be a great Correctional Officer, you will be:
The Department employs approximately 2,000 staff and has responsibility for nine prisons and sixteen Community Correctional offices across the state.
Our Strategic Focus is:
Trainee Correctional Officer: $52,665 p.a (CO1) plus superannuation (12 weeks only)
Correctional Officer: $56,987 - $64,931 p.a (CO2) plus penalties increasing up to $80,000 p.a plus superannuation
To find out more about: Correctional Officers, how to apply, Recruitment Process, Training
or visit https://iworkfor.sa.gov.au/page.php?pageID=160&windowUID=0&AdvertID=661757
Applications can be submitted to DCSTCORecruitment@sa.gov.au or post the postal address below:
GPO BOX 1747, Adelaide SA 5001
We encourage applications from people with diverse backgrounds including all ages and gender identities, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, people with disability, culturally and linguistically diverse and LGBTIQA+.
Applications close: 30/06/2023 11:00 PM
- Correctional Officer Application Pack.pdf
- DCS Pre-Employment Declaration_ DCS 2022.pdf
- Job and Person Specification.pdf