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Latest Vacancies
Prison Officer - Residential

Various locations across Scotland

Closing Date:25 Jan 2022 10:00 GMT
ICM and RMT Administrator (maternity cover 15 months)

HMP & YOI Grampian

Closing Date:12 Dec 2021 23:55 GMT
Maintenance Engineer Mechanical

HMP Open Estate

Closing Date:3 Dec 2021 12:00 GMT
Maintenance Operative

HMP Low Moss

Closing Date:6 Dec 2021 10:00 GMT
Operations Officer - HMP Grampian

HMP & YOI Grampian

Closing Date:18 Dec 2021 23:55 GMT
HR Administrator

HMP Barlinnie

Closing Date:28 Nov 2021 23:55 GMT
General Court Desk Administrator

HMP & YOI Grampian

Closing Date:28 Nov 2021 23:55 GMT
Maintenance Engineer Systems

HMP Low Moss

Closing Date:26 Nov 2021 10:00 GMT
Maintenance Engineer Joiner

HMP Open Estate

Closing Date:26 Nov 2021 10:00 GMT
Maintenance Engineer Mechanical

HMP & YOI Cornton Vale,HMP Glenochil,HMYOI Polmont

Closing Date:26 Nov 2021 10:00 GMT
Maintenance Engineer Mechanical

HMP Perth

Closing Date:26 Nov 2021 10:00 GMT
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The Scottish Prison Service (SPS) operates in a fascinating, complex and rapidly changing environment. Our vision is to help build a safer Scotland by unlocking potential and transforming lives. To enable us to successfully deliver our vision, we are committed to nurturing and investing in our greatest strength and resource: Our People. We are proud to employ a diverse range of people; each contributing their own unique experiences and skills to enhance the service we deliver. Whatever the role, you will find your SPS experience both challenging and rewarding. You will be committed to helping us to achieve our goals and in return we will be committed to helping you to achieve yours.

By exploring Opportunities in the SPS you will find out how you can help make a difference and help us transform our vision into reality. 

 

 

 

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