One career, many roles.
Prison officer opportunities
Starting salary is £23,529 for a 39 hour week + excellentbenefits
Prison officers protect the public and help offenders turn theirlives around.
If you have the integrity, skills and strength of characterwe’re looking for, this fast-paced role could be the start of a successfulcareer. No two days or situations are ever the same. And, as you gainexperience, you’ll find a range of opportunities to grow and develop into.Apply today and you could be in position by September 2021.
What we expect from our prison officers
There’s no such thing as a typical prison officer. Our peoplecome from different walks of life, just like the offenders they work with.Whether you’re a parent, a teacher, have worked in retail or the armed forces,you’ll have developed the empathy, self-confidence and great communicationskills we expect.
No matter the challenge, you’ll take the time to buildconstructive, positive and professional relationships with offenders who couldbe at the lowest point in their lives.
Teamwork plays a vital role in this environment, so you’ll needto be fully committed to supporting your colleagues and understand theimportance of acting as one team to keep the prison, offenders and everyone whoworks here safe.
What you can expect from us
You’ll be given great training and opportunities for progressionand development – including the chance to specialise in different areas.
There’s a good salary to look forward to, as well as25 days’holiday allowance each year, childcare vouchers, season ticket loans, retaildiscounts, Employee Assistance Programme and Cycle to Work scheme.
The rewards aren’t all you’ll gain from a role in the prisonservice. There’s the sense of achievement you feel when you’ve helped anoffender to get their life back on track – the kind of experience you simplywon’t find anywhere else.
How to apply
It takes a special type of person to be a great prison officer.If you’re ready to start a rewarding new profession, apply now.
We’re running a fast track application process for HMP Woodhill,with start dates in prisons to begin from 23rd August 2021. Intake numbers are limiteddue to current Covid restrictions. However, if we are oversubscribed there willbe alternative course start dates. Advertised through Zoek bf09ed2b66cf45dfaab03ca6b0334a3d0
Necessary cookies are absolutely essential for the website to function properly. This category only includes cookies that ensures basic functionalities and security features of the website. These cookies do not store any personal information.
Any cookies that may not be particularly necessary for the website to function and is used specifically to collect user personal data via analytics, ads, other embedded contents are termed as non-necessary cookies. It is mandatory to procure user consent prior to running these cookies on your website.