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Employment Opportunities

Think you’ve seen it all? Careers in Corrections will show you more.

More exciting, more challenging, more interesting and rewarding work than you'd have imagined.

Working for DCS gives you the chance to develop a meaningful career. One where your contribution always counts; where everything you do can have a positive effect on the lives of others.

Both personally and professionally the learning curve is steep but the rewards are great. Every day is different with new problems to solve, or skills to learn. And when you work in a safe, secure, team-focused environment you can always count on backup and support.

If you're ready for a new opportunity have a look around and get a fresh perspective on work in DCS. This site will give you an idea of what we do, how you can join us and the benefits of a career with DCS. You’ll soon find that there’s no other job like it.

Certificate II in Justice Studies (PORT AUGUSTA TAFE SA)

Port Augusta and surrounding areas pre-employment training opportunity

The department has partnered with TAFE SA to deliver Certificate II in Justice Studies.  This is a pilot program specifically targeted to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants. The program is an innovative and exciting opportunity for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander persons seeking to gain preparatory skills, knowledge and information that may enhance their chances of gaining employment within DCS.  The Certificate II in Justice Studies opportunity complements the current recruitment drive for Trainee Correctional Officers within Port Augusta and surrounding areas. While there is no guarantee of employment after this program it will give participants the opportunity to increase their knowledge about job roles in Correctional Services and ready them for making an application.

For further information and to apply download the application form below

 Cert II Justice Services Aboriginal TSI Application.pdf