Jobs Opportunities at Dept of Correctional Services

Location: Nationwide


Unemployed graduates or diplomats in any of the fields specified below and between the ages 18 and 35 years.

Human resource Management
National Diploma / Degree Human Resource Management
National Diploma / Degree in Technical / Maths , Maths and Science / Commercial / ABET
Sports Management
National Diploma / Degree in Sports Management / Bio Kinetics
National Diploma / Degree in Fine Art / Music / Drama
National Diploma / Degree in Animal or Plant Production
National Diploma in Spray Painting / Plumbing / Electrical / Brick Laying / Welding / Motor Mechanic / Upholstery / Cabinet Making / Fitting& Turning / Boiler Makers /Ceramics
Legal Services
National Diploma / Degree in Law /LLB
Information Technology
National Diploma / Degree in Information Technology
National Diploma / Degree in Journalism
Supply Chain Management
National Diploma / Degree in Supply Chain Management / Purchasing Management / Logistics / Acquisitioning Management
National Diploma / Degree in Financial or Management Accounting / Internal Auditing / Taxation /Finance.
National Diploma / Degree in Public Relations / Graphic Design / Marketing / Event Management
Employee Relations
National Diploma / Degree in Labour Law
Correctional Service Management
National Diploma Correctional Services Management / Science
Nutrition / Food Service Management
National Diploma / Degree in Catering / Food Services Management / Hospitality
Public Administration and Management
National Diploma / Degree in Public Administration /Office Management
Occupational Health and Safety
National Diploma/Degree in Safety Management/ Environment Health
Spiritual Care
National Diploma / Degree in Theology
National Diploma / Degree in Electrical /Mechanical Engineering / Architecture / Civil Engineering / Industrial Engineering /Quantity Surveying / Construction Project Management/ Property Management / Sewerage and Water Sanitation
Project Management
National Diploma Project Management
Policy Development
National Diploma / Degree in Policy Development
National Diploma/ Degree Criminology / Penology
National Diploma / Degree Library Science
Community Development
National Diploma / Degree in Community Development

Please Note:

Policy Development, Graphic Design, Journalism and Internal Audit are offered at Head Office only.
Artisan and Agriculture internships are only offered in Regions specifically management areas.
The employer is seeking graduates with a 3 year ND / Degree or above equalisations.

Interns will be placed nationally within the Department of Correctional Services (Head Office, Regional and Management Areas). Applicants are advised to apply to work stations close to their place of residence to reduce their own accommodation and traveling costs.

Interns will receive a monthly stipend of R 4000.00.

DCS is an equal opportunity affirmative action employer. Qualifying people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

How to Apply?

Download Application Forms are obtainable from Correctional Centres HERE, qualifications, from Centres, this certified website: Regional offices, Management Area Office and Head Office and are also obtainable from this website: and should be accompanied by certified copy of a bar-coded ID and CV. If you have not been contacted within three months of the closing date, please accept that your application was unsuccessful.

Applications must be forwarded to the region of your choice; the postal address, street address, contact persons and their telephone numbers for each region are indicated below.

Ms. S. Mkuzangwe,
Tel: (012) 420 0146
Private Bag X393, Pretoria 0001Physical address:1077 Forum East Building, Arcadia Street, Hatfield, 0083
Limpopo / Mpumalanga / North West
Eddie Nhlengethwa,
Tel. (012) 306-2016 / 2017
Private Bag X142, Pretoria 0001Physical address:Masada Building, cnr Johannes Ramokhoase and Paul Kruger Streets, Pretoria 0001
Western Cape
Fezile Ngcangca,
Tel: (021) 550-6180 / 6078
Private Bag X1,
Edgemead 7407Physical address:Breede River Street, Montagu Drive, Monte Vista, Edgemead, 7460
Northern Cape / Free State
Ms MM Maile,
Tel. (051) 404-0268
Private Bag x20530,
Bloemfontein 9300Physical address:103 Zastron Street, Agrimed Building, Bloemfontein, 9300
Eastern Cape
Ms UU Nqatha,
Tel.(043) 706-7803/7840
Private Bag x9013,
East London 5200Physical address:Block E, Ocean View Terrace, East Block, Moore Street
Rajashree Moodley,
Tel. (033) 355-7360 / 7359
Private Bag x9126,
Pietermaritzburg 3200Physical address:Eugene Marais Road, Napierville, Pietermaritzburg
Head Office
Amos Mkhabela,
Tel. (012) 307 2380
Private Bag x136,
Pretoria 0001Physical address:East Block, Poyntons Building, 124 WF Mkomo Street, Pretoria
Zonderwater College (HO)Ms KLL Kgasi
Tel: 012 301 4704
Private Bag x1010, Cullinan, 1000Physical AddressR515 Rayton Road, Zonderwater College, Cullinan, 1000
Kroonstad College (HO)Ms A Moagi
Tel: 056 216 2283
Private Bag x39
Kroonstad, 9500Physical Address:Kroonstad College, Britz Street, Kroonstad, 9499

Please note the following:

Application forms will under no circumstances be posted or faxed to applicants
Completed application forms must be hand-delivered/posted to the above mentioned offices by no later than 15:45
No incomplete, faxed or e-mailed application forms will be considered.
Correspondence will be limited to short-listed candidates only.

Closing Date: 19 August 2016

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