In Case You Missed It!

In Case You Missed It!

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A teammate who works successfully across shifts, teams and facilities in support of a mission, Captain (Cpt.) Barns is an invaluable part of the Tecumseh State Correctional Institution (TSCI). No matter the challenge, he takes on responsibilities with a positive attitude and plays a pivotal role in planning and organizing operations at TSCI.

Thank you, Cpt. Barns, for the work you do to make a difference!Read more

Hats off to these graduates for a job well done! The Nebraska Correctional Youth Facility (NCYF) commencement ceremony recognized fifteen graduates with high school diplomas. These men worked hard to finish something that, in some cases, they started many years ago. Congratulations to the graduates and thank you to the teachers, staff and family members who played a part in guiding them to this milestone! #BuildYourFuture #MakeADifferenceRead more

Administrative professionals and support staff are an integral part of our mission here at NDCS to keep people safe, and we’re looking for top talent to join us. Apply for a job, stay for a career! #NDCSjobs #applyforajob #stayforacareerRead more

Leadership Academy is not only a way for leaders to learn valuable tools, it’s also a chance to meet and collaborate with teammates from facilities across NDCS!

This cohort spent the past week together, walking through a variety of exercises and discussions aimed to help NDCS leaders unlock their potential. Graduates of the academy engaged in discussions around communication, collaboration, delegation, conflict management, difficult conversations and active listening. Throughout the week, several executive-level leaders spoke with academy participants, including a leadership Q&A panel session.

A big thank you...Read more

Week 1 is in the books for Class 123 and it’s safe to say this class has picked up an incredible amount of knowledge in just one week!

After day 1 at Central Office, they transitioned to the Staff Training Academy for an orientation to NDCS, a correctional communications class and a two-day Core Correctional Practices course, which equips correctional workers with the skills to support a culture of cognitive behavioral programming in their day-to-day duties.

They also mastered a defensive driving class and became familiar with the department’s online training platform, a tool they will utilize throughout their...Read more

Congratulations to two outstanding teammates at the Nebraska Correctional Center for Women (NCCW)!

As a field training officer and instructor, Corporal (Cpl.) Ashley Bauer is an example for both new and veteran team members, who note that her knowledge of safety and security practices are invaluable to the facility and the entire team. She’s an excellent communicator and always willing to lend a helping hand —winning qualities her teammates appreciate in her.

Captain (Cpt.) Johnston truly cares for the team he leads and continues to support them in developing their skills and seeking additional training. He’s...Read more

Did you know that working in one of our facility kitchens can take your culinary career to the next level? You will help coordinate, train and manage the incarcerated population with preparing and serving food. Be a part of this rewarding career path. Apply today!

#NDCSjobs #applyforajob #stayforacareer

**Disclaimer: Not all NDCS facility locations might have openings for this specific classification, check our website regularly for updates!Read more

Education teammates gathered last month to enjoy a day of team bonding, communication training and a pause to look back on another successful year. The group welcomed new members to the team in 2022 and recognized multiple teachers with 15+ years of service!

The team is spread out throughout the state – serving incarcerated individuals at all nine NDCS facilities – and values the chance to come together for staff bonding and training. These teachers and staff members help students earn GEDs, diplomas, certificates and practice valuable life and career skills to secure employment upon release.

Thank you to this...Read more