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Prison Escort HMP Wymott and Garth

Prison Escort HMP Wymott and Garth

Posted 12 March by Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited Ended

Prison Escort Job, £9.30 per hour, Escorting Contractors around HMP Wymott and Garth, 6 Month Contract.

Your new company
Garth is a category B training prison, with prisoners serving 4 years or more, with a minimum of 2 years left to serve. Garth offers a wide range of interventions suitable for a wide range of needs and their aim is that prisoners transferring in should reasonable be bale to meet their sentence planning objectives to a level sufficient for progression.

HMP Wymott is a male Category C trainer prison which has accommodation for both sex offenders and mainstream Cat C offenders. Wymott offers a wide range of education and training opportunities all of which lead to nationally accredited qualifications.

Your new role
No contractors are allowed to enter the prison without being escorted. It is your responsibility to escort contractors around the premises, ensuring that work is completed within the official prison guidelines and no forms of weapons or contraband are exchanged with the prisoners. In this role, you will be working with a variety of contractors. It will be your responsibility to do the following:

  • Performing ID checks, to confirm the identities of the contractors before entering or leaving the prison.
  • Searching the contractors prior to them entering the prison.
  • Checking all of the contractors' tools and equipment which they bring, and account for these items each time they return to the gate.
  • Escorting all contractors to the required location.
  • Thoroughly searching the areas in which the contractors are working, or have worked, at the end of each working day.
  • Ensuring that the contractors remain in your sight at all times.

What you'll need to succeed

In order to be successful in this role, you must have no recent criminal convictions, as you must be able to pass an enhanced vetting procedure to qualify for this position. You also require a strong attention to detail and must be extremely alert. This fundamental to this role. Your strong attention to detail combined with your alertness and confidence will make you a highly successful Prison Escort.

What you'll get in return
You will work for Her Majesty's Prison Service, one of the largest employers in the United Kingdom. The main benefit is that you gain is a huge sense of achievement in knowing that you are helping to prevent corruption or criminality in the prison. You will initially begin as a Prison Escort on a 6 month contract. You will get paid on a weekly basis, and you submit your hours online. If you interested in the prison service and want a career, please apply for this opportunity.

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