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​.

Becoming a Correctional Officer is a rewarding and challenging career.

Now recruiting Trainee Correctional Officers.

Applications open Monday 15 May 2017 and close at 11.45pm Sunday 28 May 2017

Key Recruitment Dates

 

                                                                                   

Date  Time    Location  Duration What to bring/wear

Information Session

18 May 2017
OR
23 May 2017

6 pm

Staff Development and Training Centre
Darwin Correctional Centre
Willard Road, HOLTZE

2 hrs

Photo ID, appropriate clothing, closed toe shoes

Fitness testing

10 June 2017

To be advised

Staff Development and Training Centre
Darwin Correctional Centre
Willard Road, HOLTZE

2 hrs

Photo ID, runners, suitable clothing, water, towel

Assessment Centre

13 or 15 June 2017

To  be advised

Staff Development and Training Centre
Darwin Correctional Centre
Willard Road, HOLTZE

All Day

Photo ID, Business Attire

Interviews

Week commencing
19 June 2017

To be advised

Staff Development and Training Centre
Darwin Correctional Centre
Willard Road, HOLTZE

30 mins
(approx.)

Business Attire

Last updated: 15 May 2017