Corrections careers

Northern Territory Correctional Services is made up of correctional officers, community corrections officers, as well as professional and administrative officers, who work together to keep the community safe and reduce re-offending. 

The department is looking for people with excellent communication skills, life experience, professional maturity and a genuine desire to make a positive difference.

About careers in corrections

Find out more about the eligibility requirements, training and selection process for the below roles: 

All vacancies for the NT Correctional Services are advertised on the NT Government's Employment Opportunities Online website​.

Probation and Parole Officers

We are helping people to turn their lives around and build stronger communities.

Now is the time to consider a career in motivating offenders who have been to court or prison to stay on track.

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Alice Springs

Date

Time

Location

Duration

What to bring / wear

Information Session

Tuesday, 15 August

5.30 PM

Community Corrections Office

First Floor Centrepoint Building

Gregory Terrace, Alice Springs

1 hr

Photo ID

Assessment Centre

Tuesday, 29 August

8.15 AM

Staff Development and Learning Centre, Training Centre

Alice Springs Correctional Centre,  South Stuart Hwy

All day

Photo ID, Business attire, closed toe shoes

Interviews

Wednesday, 6 September

Thursday, 7 September

Friday, 8 September

To be advised

Community Corrections Office,

First Floor Centrepoint Building

Gregory Terrace, Alice Springs

1 hr

Business attire

Darwin

Date

Time

Location

Duration

What to bring / wear

Information Session

Tuesday, 15 August 2017

6:00 PM

Casuarina Community Corrections

Shop 4 Cascom Centre

13-17 Scaturchio Street, Casuarina

1 hr

Photo ID

Assessment Centre

Friday, 1 September 2017

8.15 AM

Staff Learning and Development Training Centre

Darwin Correctional Centre, Willard Rd HOLTZE

All day

Photo ID, Business attire, closed toe shoes

Interviews

Monday, 11 September to

Thursday

21 September 2017

To be advised

Casuarina Community Corrections

Shop 4 Cascom Centre

13-17 Scaturchio Street, Casuarina

1 hr

Business attire

Katherine

Date

Time

Location

Duration

What to bring / wear

Information Session

Tuesday, 15 August 2017

6:00 PM

Knotts Crossing Resort ,Corner of Giles and Cameron Streets,

Katherine  

1 hr

Photo ID

Assessment Centre

Friday, 1 September 2017

8.15 AM

Staff Learning and Development Training Centre

Darwin Correctional Centre, Willard Rd HOLTZE

All day

Photo ID, Business attire, closed toe shoes

Interviews

Monday, 11 September to

Thursday

21 September 2017

To be advised

Casuarina Community Corrections

Shop 4 Cascom Centre

13-17 Scaturchio Street, Casuarina

1 hr

Business attire

Tennant Creek

Date

Time

Location

Duration

What to bring / wear

Information Session

Tuesday, 15 August 2017

6:00 PM

Community Corrections Office

33 Leichhardt Street, Tennant Creek

1 hr

Photo ID, close toe shoe

Assessment Centre

Tuesday, 29 August 2017

8.15 AM

Staff Development and Learning Centre

Training Centre

Alice Springs Correctional Centre,  South Stuart Hwy

All day

Photo ID, Business attire

Interviews

Wednesday, 6 September

Thursday, 7 September

Friday, 8 September

To be advised

Community Corrections Office

First Floor Centrepoint Building

Gregory Terrace, Alice Springs

1 hr

Business attire

Last updated: 11 August 2017