Primary Worker/Kimisinaw: Correctional Officer ID: 67119

Deadline Date: 2022/01/18

Location:  Various

Primary Workers/Kimisinaws have direct and daily contact with women offenders. They are essential to fulfilling the Correctional Service of Canada's (CSC) mission of enhancing public safety by actively encouraging and assisting offenders to become law-abiding citizens, while exercising reasonable, safe, secure, and humane control.

For further information on the department, work environment, careers at CSC and application process, please visit our website at http://www.csc-scc.gc.ca

Posting Date:
2021/08/06
City:
 Various
Province:
 
Address:
 
Start Date:
 
Type:
 Full-Time
Hours:
 40
Wage:
 $70,958 to $89,068
Number of positions:
  100
Days of work:
 Varied
Occupation:
  Law Enforcement
Duties:

Primary Workers are the main, daily contact for women offenders. As a Primary Worker, you will work at:

  • One of five federal institutions for women
  • The Okimaw Ohci Healing Lodge for Aboriginal women offenders (as a Kimisinaw)
  • The Regional Psychiatric Center in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

Primary Workers are key members of the correctional team. They work with colleagues such as Psychologists, Behavioural Counsellors, Parole Officers, and others. Together, they develop each woman offender's correctional plan. They encourage the women to participate in reintegration programs.

Other common Primary Worker duties you may perform:

  • conduct routine rounds and offender counts
  • search cells, offenders, visitors, vehicles, living units and surrounding areas
  • verify safety equipment
  • draft daily logs
  • manage offender caseload
  • submit reports
  • brief visitors, volunteers and other criminal justice professionals who enter the institution

Correctional Institutions operate 24 hours a day, seven days a week. As a result, you work shifts, including some weekends and statutory holidays. You may also be required to work overtime on occasion.

We encourage Aboriginals and Visible Minorities to apply for these positions.

Qualifications:

EDUCATION:
A secondary school diploma, or a satisfactory score on the Public Service Commission (PSC) test approved as an alternative to a secondary school diploma; or successful completion of a provincially/territorially approved secondary school equivalency test.

EXPERIENCE:
Experience in the provision of services in an education, work, and/or volunteer environment. The candidate must successfully complete the CSC Correctional Training Program (CTP) and the Women Centered Training program (WCT): https://www.csc-scc.gc.ca/careers/003001-0002-en.shtml#10 

Misc.:
 
Closing Date/Apply by:
 2022/01/18
How To Apply:
 Apply online at: https://emploisfp-psjobs.cfp-psc.gc.ca/psrs-srfp/applicant/page1800?toggleLanguage=en&poster=1640000 

Employer Contact Information

Contact Name:
 National Recruitment
Position Title:
 Recruiter
Company Name:
 Correctional Service of Canada
Address:
 360 Laurier Ave. W.
City:
 Ottawa
Province:
 ON
Postal Code:
 K1P 5K3
Phone:
 6139925891
E-mail:
 CSCCareers-CarrieresSCC.GEN-NHQ@CSC-SCC.GC.CA
Web Address:
 https://www.csc-scc.gc.ca/
 

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