Roles available within the National Probation Service.
Approved Premises-Residential worker role
Your new company
The National Probation Service
You will be working as part of a team providing 24 hour cover at an Approved Premises including security and monitoring services. They will provide assistance and support to offenders in Approved Premises to reduce their risk of reoffending, recall or breach of the condition of their licence or Court Order. You will need to ensure that offenders resident at an Approved Premises and the fabric of it are kept safe and secure throughout their shift
Your new role
You will assist in the supervision of residents, maintaining discipline and the adherence to Approved Premises rules, licence conditions and court orders. This post will involve substantial out of hours work, both waking night duty and weekend work. You may also be required to cover duties at other Approved Premises at times of staff absence In line with NPS policies and procedures, the job holder must at all times demonstrate a commitment to equality and inclusion and an understanding of their relevance to the work they do. The post holder must adhere to all policies in respect of the sensitive/confidential nature of the information handled whilst working in this position.
What you'll need to succeed
You will need to have excellent organisational skills and be able to comfortably work in a high pressure environment. If you currently do not have Prison security clearance you will be subject to a security check where you will need the relevant documents to complete this. All staff are required to declare whether they are a member of a group or organisation which the National Offender Management Service consider to be racist.
What you'll get in return
In return you will receive competitive rates of play and have experience working in a demanding, rewarding environment.
What you need to do now
All applicants will be subject to Her Majesty's Prison Security Clearance procedure. Additional instruction will be given where required and all candidates will be expected to reach a required standard.