Prison Officer - HMP Highpoint
HMP Highpoint, Stradishall, Newmarket, Suffolk, CB8 9YG
Salary: £28,950 (based on 39 hours and including any additional allowance), with potential to earn more depending on contract hours and overtime. Minimum contract hours for prison officers are 37 hours. The standard working week for a prison officer is based on a 39 hours shift pattern. Working 39 hours is dependent on completing training and opting in to a 39 hour week for the higher salary.
Working in a prison is no ordinary job. But if you have the communications skills, the resilience, and the dedication, it could be a very rewarding career. Day to day, you’ll help to create a safe, secure environment where rehabilitation is supported and encouraged. In return, you’ll receive a secure job and rewarding career, as well as great training, excellent benefits and the chance to change lives for the better. Benefits include:
- Level 3 diploma qualification (as part of your 10 week training)
- 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays (pro rata where applicable)
- civil service pension
- career development and progression opportunities
- work-life balance options
- childcare voucher scheme
- annual season ticket loan
- access to a range of other benefits through the Prison Service Sports Association
- Retail discounts
Existing Prison Officers are not eligible to apply for this campaign
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This job is located in Stradishall, Suffolk
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About HM Prison & Probation Service
Like anything worth doing, this job isn't easy. But if you have what it takes, it could be a very rewarding career. To begin with - depending on your contracted hours – prison officer jobs attract potential salaries of up to £30,000 in London and the South Ea...