Job Definition

  • searching arriving prisoners, putting their valuables in safekeeping, escorting prisoners to their cells
  • making periodic inspection tours of cells and inspecting and maintaining the security of locks, doors and gates
  • supervising prisoners at work, meals, or during recreation periods
  • observing the conduct and behaviour of prisoners to prevent disturbances and escapes
  • patrolling prison areas to prevent escape
  • assisting with the implementation of rehabilitation programs
  • escorting prisoners in transit and during temporary leaves

    Educational level

    • Skilled