Correctional Services Bursaries Available 2018 – SA Bursaries 2019

By | January 2, 2018

Correctional Services Bursaries

Correctional Services Bursaries – Plans, supervises and coordinates unit activities and programs for facility units, or for offenders in a field setting.

Interviews family members, school officials, law enforcement agencies, vocational counselors, medical practitioners, special treatment program staff, victims, and others regarding assigned cases. Assesses offender’s potential for improvement, stability or continued deterioration. Individually or as part of a treatment team, formulates case plans to help individual and family functions; and to develop living skills, educational, and vocational goals as appropriate.

Evaluates individual progress and unit functioning. May coordinate and direct living unit activities consistent with established goals. May initiate emergency procedures to remove an offender from his current living situation and arrange appropriate placement consistent with good security and treatment practices. Develops recommendations for changes in individual or unit status.

Provides counseling and supportive services to offenders, their families and others. Addresses institutional and community needs of offenders through case management in a facility or in a field office. Administers instruments and makes recommendations for the custody classification or pre-sentence and pre-parole investigations of offenders. Evaluates unit team staff as appropriate.

Develops appropriate incentives for offenders. May investigate offender grievances. Helps implement programs for convicted and pre-release inmates, to include supervising work release and furloughs. Counsels and provides social casework services as necessary and as directed by the courts. Maintains records and prepares reports as directed. May help determine restitution to injured parties.

May collect and account for fines and restitution under court order. May arrest and return to court custody violators on warrants issued by appropriate authority.

Recommends court or parole board action on cases. Acts as a liaison for the Department with Community Boards and monitors compliance with reparative agreements developed by a Reparative Board. Performs related work as required.

Correctional Services Bursaries Available

  • Brick laying
  • Welding
  • Painting
  • Electricity
• NDip / Honours Degree Agricultural Technicians
• NDip / Degree Primary Health Care
• Degree in Pharmacy
• Masters in Clinical / Counseling Psychology
• Medicine MBCHB
• NDip / Degree IT
• NDip / Degree Food Services Management

Correctional Services Bursaries Requirements

• Must be accepted in S.A tertiary Institution
Application Form
• Certified Copies of ID

How to Apply

 Fill in the application form and post it to the province of choice.
Post: Ms. Sbongile Mkhuzangwe, Private Bag X393, Pretoria, 0001 or
Hand deliver: Broll Building 1077, Corner Festival and Arcadia Street, Hatfield
Tel: (012) 420 0190Limpopo / Mpumalanga / North West
Post: Mr. Eddie Nhlengethwa, Private Bag X142, Pretoria, 0001 or
Hand deliver: Masada Building, C/n Proes and Paul Kruger Street
Tel: (012) 306 2100 /2026Western Cape
Post: Mr. FD Ngcanga, Private Bag X1, Edgemead, 7407 or
Hand deliver: Breede River Street, Montagu Drive, Monte Vista, 7460
Tel: (012) 550 6068 / 78Northern Cape / Free State
Post: Mr. Charles Matsapola, Private Bag X20530, Bloemfontein, 9300 or
Hand deliver: Zastron Street, 103 Agrimed Building, Bloemforntein
Tel: (051) 404 0266Eastern Cape
Post: Mr. SV Twani, Private Bag X9013, East London, 5200 or
Hand deliver: Ocean View Terrace, East Block, Moore Street
Tel: (043) 06 7803 / 7840Kwa-Zulu Natal
Post: Ms. Rajashree Moodley, Private Bag X9126, Pietermaritzburg, 3200 or
Hand deliver: Eugene Maraise Road, Napierville, PMB
Tel: (033) 355 7303 / 7359

Note: This bursary is now closed