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Careers & Jobs

This section provides an insight into the many different types of work available in the Service and details of current vacancies.

The Prison Service recognises that its staff have a vital role to play in running a secure service where prisoners are treated decently and encouraged to live useful, law-abiding lives after custody.

We offer a variety of rewarding careers. As well as Prison Officers, we have employment opportunities in Training, Healthcare, Chaplaincy, Psychology, Operational Support, Agricultural, Catering, Building & Allied Trades, Administration as well as our Intensive Development and Managerial schemes.

You can find out more about the
opportunities available as well as
current vacancies in this section.

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Operational Support Grades

Operational Support Grades play an integral part, helping to provide safe, secure environments within the Prison Service. The job is varied and interesting and may involve anything from security surveillance to escorting contractors to patrolling.

If you're friendly, out going, motivated, and looking to be trained in an exciting, challenging, and rewarding multi skilled role, then check out the vacancies we have throughout the country.
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