Prison jobs

Prison officer

Create a safe environment where adult offenders can focus on rehabilitation.
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Youth custody prison officer

Help 12 to 18 year olds in custody to learn skills for a crime-free life.
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Operations assistant

Play a crucial role in keeping prisons safe and running smoothly.

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Forensic psychologist

Assess risk and treat behaviour to support the rehabilitation of offenders.

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Probation jobs

Probation officer

Supervise and support offenders on parole or adapting to life after leaving prison.
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Probation services officer

Settle lower risk offenders into the community as a first step to being a probation officer.
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Careers with a difference

Prison and probation jobs are tough and rewarding.

Play your part in helping to turn lives around. Receive great training, benefits and career opportunities in return.

Civil Service benefits

  • 25 days annual holiday
  • ‚Ä®pension schemes of up to 20% of your salary‚Ä®
  • childcare vouchers, cycle to work scheme, travel loans and other benefits

Training and support

Probation and prison service jobs offer you support and training at every step of your career.

From initial training to on-going specialist courses, you will be able to advance and develop.