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Recruitment Videos

In this space, AJA is posting recruitment videos from agencies across the country.
Take a look at what others are doing in their efforts to hire correctional officers.

Charleston County (SC) Sheriff's Office.
Broomfield (CO) Detention and Training Center.



Building a High-Quality Correctional Workforce: Identifying Challenges and Needs
Joe Russo, Dulani Woods, George B. Drake & Brian A. Jackson
Millennials, Gen Xers, Baby Boomers: A Snapshot of the American Workforce
Joshua Wright
Occupational Employment Statistics: Occupational Employment and Wages:
33-3012 Correctional Officers and Jailers

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
The New Talent Landscape: Recruiting DIfficulty and Skills Shortages
Society for Human Resource Management
Should I stay or Should I Go? Job Satisfaction and Turnover Intent of Jail Staff Throughout the United States
Leslie Leip, Ph.D. & Jeanne B. Stinchcomb
Identifying Core Competencies and Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities for Jail Leaders: Methods and Outcomes
Jeanne B. Stinchcomb, Ph.D., Cindy J. Smith, Susan W. McCampbell & Christiana Mancini
The Future is Now: Recruiting, Retaining and Developing a 21st Century Jail Workforce
Jeanne B. Stinchcomb, Ph.D., Susan W. McCampbell and Leslie Leip, Ph.D.
Recruiting the Best!
Gregg W. Etter, Sr.
Real-World Jail Staffing
How to develop a correctional facility staffing plan that works.
Amanda Hassenstab