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It's New Zealand Psychology Week

The week of 13-19 May, New Zealand recognises the contribution made by psychologists to individuals, organisations, and communities across the motu.

Working together and collaborating as a case manager

As a case manager, one of the key aspects of your role will be to connect with people - individuals in prison, their family, community organisations and others working in the justice system.


Designing and delivering effective rehabilitation

Rehabilitation programmes are a core part of our work at Corrections, but what's involved with making them happen?

The different environments our Corrections Officers work in

Our Corrections Officers work in a diverse range of settings, from different types of units to areas of the prison like Master Control and the Receiving Office. We explore some of these different environments and what they mean for our Corrections Officers on the floor. 

Corrections Officers, Case Managers, Probation Officers - what’s the difference?

One of the questions that we get asked from applicants is around the differences between some of our key roles - in particular, Case Managers, Probation Officers, and Corrections Officers.

Reflections from our new recruits

Kyrah, Paige, Owen and Will are all recently graduated recruits. They share what they have learnt about the Corrections Officer role since they started - both through training and their time on the floor.