Careers inside prison
A career inside in our custodial environment means working face to face with people who have offended. You will be aiming to engage and positively motivate people during their sentence to ensure safety and improve their oranga while they are with us.
Skills we look for
Here are some of the key skills and attributes that we look for in our whānau.
Why a career?
Careers with this team
Ensure the safe, secure and humane containment of offenders and actively motivate them to make positive changes in their lives.
Work with offenders to develop plans and ensure access to the treatments and programmes they need at the right level, at the right time.
Education & Instructors
Work with offenders to help them to gain new skills and qualifications to improve their chances of finding real jobs when they’re released.
Run therapeutic programmes to help offenders understand the factors that led to their offending, take responsibility and motivate the change of their thoughts and behaviours.
Volunteering within Corrections supports our goal of reducing re-offending, by assisting offenders to meet their rehabilitative needs and transition back into society (reintegration).