Judicial Inspectorate for Correctional Services (JICS) invites applications for x17 Independent Correctional Centre Visitor Vacancies at their Department.


(36-month contract appointment)
SALARY: R75 837 per annum (3/8th, Level 05) plus 37% in lieu of benefits.
CENTRE: Central Management Region:
Ventersburg Correctional Centre (Ref No: JI 20/2023)
Bizzah Makhate Correctional Centre (Ref No: JI 21/2023)
Victoria West Correctional Centre (Ref No: JI 22/2023)
Heilbron Correctional Centre (Ref No: JI 23/2023)

Douglas Correctional Centre (Ref No: JI 24/2023)
Ficksburg Correctional Centre (Ref No: JI 25/2023)
Tswelopele Correctional Centre (Ref No: JI 26/2023)
Bizzah Makhate Medium A Correctional Centre (Ref No: JI 27/2023
Barkley West Correctional Centre (Ref No: JI 28/2023)

Upington Correctional Centre (Ref No: JI 29/2023)
Bizzah Mkhate Female/Youth Correctional Centre (Ref No: JI 30/2023
Vereeniging Correctional Centre (Ref No: JI 31/2023)
Senekal Correctional Centre (Ref No: JI 32/2023)

Tswelopele Correctional Centre (Ref No: JI 33/2023)
Ladybrand Correctional Centre (Ref No: JI 34/2023
Richmond Correctional Centre (Ref No: JI 35/2023
Kwa-Zulu Natal Management Region:
The post of Independent Correctional Centre Visitor at Durban Medium A (JI 37/2023) is withdrawn.
Northern Management Region:
Piet Retief Correctional Centre (Ref No: JI 78/2023)


Applicants must be in possession of a Grade 12/Senior Certificate. Computer literate and accurate. A recommendation of nomination as an ICCV by a community organization (not older than six (6) months) must be attached on your application. Ability to work independently and as a team. Public spirited
and sound knowledge of the Batho Pele principles. Assertiveness and ability to work under pressure. Ability to communicate (verbally and in writing).

Driver’s licence will be an added advantage. Preference will be given to qualifying applications received from individuals residing in communities which are in the vicinity of the correctional centre where the post needs to be filled.


The incumbent will be responsible to conduct site visits and report on urgent matters. To conduct regular interviews and consultations with inmates and DCS officials regarding complaints and mandatory matters. Receiving and capturing all complaints/requests on the database. Opening and maintenance of case files. Make follow-ups on outstanding complaints. Submission of monthly reports. Provide statistical analysis of all complaints received. Attend to enquiries. Carry out all reasonable instructions by the supervisor/ Regional Manager.

See also: General Worker / Handyman Vacancy at SASSA: Apply with Matric

ENQUIRIES : Central Management Region:Mr M Prusent /Ms Y Mdlalose Tel No: (051) 4301954
Northern Management Region: Mr M Mentoor/Ms G Thabethe Tel No: (012) 663 7521

How to apply

Download Z83 Application Form

Centurion/Northern Management Region: Private Bag 153, Centurion, 0046. Alternatively, applications may be handed in at Block C 3, Eco Origins Office Park, Witch-hazel Street, Centurion, 0046 Central Management Region: P.O. BOX 3839, Bloemfontein 9301. Alternatively, applications may be handed in at
Fedsure House, 3rd Floor 62 St Andrews Street, Bloemfontein, 9300