Talent Pool – Casual Correctional Officer – Goulburn

  • Company:
    Corrective Services NSW
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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    47 mins ago
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Talent Pool- Casual Correctional Officers – Goulburn

Corrective Services NSW (CSNSW) manages the largest prison system in Australia. CSNSW is responsible for ensuring that both sentenced inmates and remand inmates (i.e. those in custody awaiting trial) are supervised and managed in a secure, safe and humane manner. It also provides programs designed to reduce reoffending and appropriate services to support the well-being of inmates and their families. Goulburn Correctional Centre is a maximum/minimum security institution for males. It is located in the Southern Tablelands, 197km south-west of Sydney.

We are looking for individuals interested in providing a high standard of security and containment within our Correctional Centres. As a Casual Correctional Officer, you will be required to work on call up to 5 days over a 14 day Roster. Your shifts will vary from Monday to Sunday covering morning, afternoon and night shifts. This is an exciting opportunity to join our Goulburn Correctional Centre Casual Talent Pool and be part of our growing and rewarding team.

About the role:

  • 24 hours,14 days a week rotating shift roster.
  • Provide safety, security, welfare and rehabilitation of inmates/offenders.
  • Conducting daily searches and musters.
  • Locate and remove illegal and restricted substances whilst undertaking searches.
  • Manage inmates of all classifications.
  • Provide ongoing monitoring and security at all times.
  • Undertake all custody related administrative duties.
  • Maintain confidentiality.
  • Requirements of the role:

  • Must be a minimum age of 18 years old.
  • Hold a valid and full driver’s license (with no restrictions).
  • Must be an Australia or New Zealand Citizen or Permanent Resident.
  • Willing and able to work irregular shift patterns/hours of work (shifts up to 8 hours, 7 days a week).
  • Be available to work at short notice (calls for casual work are after 5pm for work on the following day).
  • Competent to safely handle a firearm.
  • Ensure you meet the minimum medical standards and be of a reasonable fitness level.
  • Be a team player with good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Have foundational computer skills.
  • Able to adhere to dress code including no visible inappropriate or offensive tattoos.