Career events —Thinking of joining Corrections?

Trainee Correctional Officers

Full and part time positions are available at all prisons:

  • Metropolitan Prisons –
    Yatala Labour Prison, Adelaide Women's Prison, Adelaide Pre-release Centre, Mobilong Prison [Murray Bridge]
  • Port Augusta Prison
  • Cadell Training Centre
  • Port Lincoln Prison

Information sessions in regional areas

Port Augusta Prison

When: Tuesday, 21st June 2022 at 5:30pm
Location: Central Oval – 10 Augusta Terrace, Port Augusta SA 5700

Register for the Port Augusta session.

Port Lincoln Prison

When: Wednesday, 22nd June 2022 at 5:30 PM
Location: Port Lincoln Golf Club, 95 Flinders Highway, Boston SA 5434

Register for the Port Lincoln session.

Cadell Training Centre

There are two information nights for Cadell - please only register for one session.

Event One

When: Monday, 27th June 2022 at 5:30 PM
Location: Waikerie Hotel Motel, 2 McCoy Street, Waikerie SA 5330

Register for the Cadell Waikerie session.

Event Two

When: Tuesday, 28th June 2022 at 5:30 PM
Location: Berri Town Hall, 19 Wilson Street, Berri SA 5343

Register for the Cadell Berri session.

Further information

For further information contact our recruitment consultants on (08) 8226 9150 or (08) 8226 9048

You can also download the information and application packs below


  • Download: Correctional Officers Information Sheet (260.0 KB PDF)
  • Download: Correctional Officer Application Pack (515.6 KB PDF)
  • Download: Correctional Officer - Generic Job and Person description (250.3 KB PDF)
  • Download: Code of Ethics for the South Australian Public Sector.pdf (608.9 KB PDF)
  • Download: Pre-employment declaration for the Department for Correctional Services (236.0 KB PDF)
  • Download: 2018-22 Strategic Plan (54.6 KB PDF)