As a trades and service employee, known as a vocational support officer, you will have the opportunity to share your trade knowledge with prisoners and equip them with valuable work skills.
Working with the Department of Corrective Services means a steady income and job option with regular hours for tradespeople and farm staff.
You'll not only help deliver community and industry programs aimed at preventing re-offending and encouraging prisoner participation, you'll also be making a positive difference in prisoners' lives.
Our vocational support officers provide training to prisoners and manage programs aimed at increasing the prisons' self-sufficiency and raising commercial return.
You'll also need to ensure that your work environment complies with occupational safety and health regulations and production meets quality standards.
Our vocational support officers enjoy a range of great benefits including:
* Note - some vocational support officer positions do not require qualifications and some involve shift work.
The people we seek include:
When positions are advertised, the eligibility requirements will be outlined in the Application Package, including the specific salary range applicable to the position and the trade qualifications or skills required.
You'll need to be an Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident or a New Zealand citizen.
If you are an applicant outside Australia, refer to our International Recruitment page.
Last updated: 18-Mar-2013