Department of Correctional Services Vacancies 2020

By | January 13, 2019

Department of Correctional Services Vacancies 2020

The Constitution of the Republic of South Africa (Act No. 108 of 1996) lays the basis for the mandate of the Department of Correctional Services.

The Constitution compels the Department to comply with the following sections in terms of the treatment of offenders: equality, human dignity, freedom, and security.
Applications :

Applications must be sent in time to the correct address as indicated at the bottom of each position, to reach the address on or before the closing date.

Applications send to a wrong address and/or received after the closing date or those that do not comply with the requirements, will not be taken into consideration.

In the event of hand-delivery of applications, applicants must sign an application register as proof of application.

Note :

Applications must be submitted on the Application for Employment Form (Z.83), obtainable from any Public Service department or at and should be accompanied by a comprehensive CV, including the details of at least two contactable referees (should be people who recently worked with the applicant) and certified copies of qualifications and identity document (with an original certification stamp).

It is the responsibility of applicants in possession of foreign qualifications to submit evaluated results by the South African Qualifications Authority.

Where a valid driver’s license is a requirement, applicants must attach certified copies of such licenses. No faxes or e-mailed applications will be considered.

If no contact is made within three months of the closing date, please accept that the application was unsuccessful.

Successful candidates will be required to enter into a performance agreement and be subjected to security clearance procedures.

Successful candidates may be required to undergo a competency assessment.


13 thoughts on “Department of Correctional Services Vacancies 2020

  1. Sibusiso Mabaso

    When are the correctional service job vacancies will available again???

  2. Ernst Vermeulen

    Good day
    I am looking for a job at the correctional service in western cape, I’m 35 years old and colour is white.
    Hi have my HR advanced certificate, GM advanced certificates and OHS coordinator certificate.
    I want to start working on a entry level in any of the above certificates.

  3. Ayanda Mismang

    Good day
    I would like to apply for a correctioanl service job, kindly advice when are the next available vacancies in gauteng

    Kind regards

  4. Phillip

    I have 5yrs experience working in a private prison, and would like to switch to dcs. How to apply if you hv experience?

  5. Sphesihle Manyanga

    Good day l am looking for a job at the department of correctinal service,l have matric and l live in Joubert Park Johannesburg

  6. Lilian m Damane

    Goodday Sir or Mam
    My daughter is 20yrs old finish matric last year taken a gap year this year she is interested to work for the government to serve under correctional services how can she go about in finding out the correct information of how to apply and to be informed when there are post available. Please help. She lives in Jeffreysbay Eastern Cape

  7. Job Expert Post author

    Hello Mrs Damane,

    I will advise you visit the closest Correctional Services department head office to inquire more, the address for their main office is:
    124 WF Nkomo Street ( Corner WF Nkomo & Sophie De Bruyn Streets) Poyntons Building (West Block)
    Pretoria 0001

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