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Supporting community work as a probation officer

Probation Officer Robb works specifically with people on community work sentences, supporting them to complete their hours and use their time on sentence in a beneficial way.

Still learning 28 years on

After 28 years working at Corrections, Principal Corrections Officer Karl says that he’s still learning.

Recognising our librarians

As the guardians of access to books and knowledge, Corrections’ librarians open new worlds to people in prison in an often quiet, but positively powerful, way.

A first for our newest Clinical Psychologist

Congratulations to Kaikohe Psychologist and Massey University’s first Pacific Clinical Psychology graduate, Dr Rochelle Nafatali.

Finding ways to give back - Adeel's story

When Adeel first moved to New Zealand as a refugee in 2018, he was searching for a way to give back to the community.

Staff honoured at NZ Public Service Day Awards

Congratulations to three Corrections staff members who were recognised for their extraordinary contribution to New Zealand at two separate events in Wellington.