Senior Prison Officer | North West - Loddon

Senior Prison Officer

Application Close Date: 04-Mar-2018
North West - Loddon
Prison Officers
Position Type:
Ongoing - full time
$69,172 - $79,545
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About us

Lodden Prison is a facility located in central Victoria that accommodates male prisoners, mainly medium security and a small number of minimum security rated offenders.

About the Role

Senior Prison Officers take a lead role within custodial teams, coaching, mentoring and supporting prison officers. A senior prison officers' role encompasses a range of teamwork, case management, custodial and security responsibilities.

As a Senior Prison Officer, you will responsible for:

  • the day-to-day offender and accommodation management
  • managing the day-to-day operations and training of a team of Prison Officers
  • the case management of more complex or difficult offenders
  • preparing prisoner assessments and provide advice and recommendations to prison-based committees
  • working with a team of professionals to optimise the opportunities for rehabilitation.

About you

As our ideal candidate, you will have:

  • completed the Prison Officer Pre-Service Training
  • exceptional conflict management skills
  • excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • the ability to effectively lead and manage a team.

How to apply

Please click the Apply button at the bottom of this advertisement. Applications should include a resume and covering letter. Attachments can be uploaded in .doc, .docx, .pdf, .txt or .rtf formats.

Please note:  When submitting your application online, there will be questions pertaining to a number of the position's Key Selection Criteria to which you are required to respond.

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