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Operations Prison Officer - HMP Grampian (Aberdeenshire)

HMP & YOI Grampian

Closing Date:31 Dec 2022 23:55 GMT
Prison Chaplain - Church of Scotland

HMP Greenock

Closing Date:23 Nov 2022 12:00 GMT
Prison Officer - Operations - various locations across Scotland

CCU - Bella (Dundee),CCU - Lilias (Glasgow),HMP & YOI Cornton Vale,HMP & YOI Grampian,HMP & YOI Stirling,HMP Barlinnie,HMP Castle Huntly,HMP Edinburgh,HMP Glenochil,HMP Greenock,HMP Inverness,HMP Low Moss,HMP Perth,HMP Shotts,HMYOI Polmont

Closing Date:4 Dec 2022 23:55 GMT
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We require a range of specialist skills to ensure our establishments can provide safe and secure custody.


Finance, Human Resources, Psychology, Procurement... we employ a range of talented people to support our Mission.


We have a range of management career options available including our trainee management programme.

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We offer Modern Apprenticeships providing work experience, further education and career progression opportunities for young people.


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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