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If you’d like to join an IMB near you, check to see if they are currently looking for new volunteers. If so, please download and complete an application form and email it to imbrecruitment@justice.gsi.gov.uk. Please note references are no longer required.

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Applications are invited from candidates who live within 20 miles of HMP Woodhill. Board meetings are held from 9.30am – 12.30pm on the second Tuesday of the month.

Time commitment per month: Approx. 4 to 5 visits per month during the probation year which then reduces to 3 - 4 visits per month.

Recruitment Campaign Reference (to be quoted on all correspondence and forms): 968/Woodhill/2019

Closing date for completed returned applications: 21/07/2019

Applications are invited from candidates who live within 20 miles of HMP Stafford. Board meetings are the first working Monday of each month, alternating short/long format (short is 10.00 – 13.15, long is 10.00 to 15.15 to allow for member training)

Time commitment per month: Approx 3 to 4 visits per month during probation, later reducing to 2 to 3 visits per month.

Recruitment Campaign Reference (to be quoted on all correspondence and forms): 965/Stafford/2019

Closing date for completed returned applications: 28/07/2019

Applications are invited from candidates who live within 30 miles of HMP Lindholme. The Board meets on the 3rd Tuesday in the month starting at 10.am

Time commitment per month: Approx. 5 visits per month

Recruitment Campaign Reference (to be quoted on all correspondence and forms): 966/Lindholme/2019

Closing date for completed returned applications: 18/08/2019

Applications are invited from candidates who live within 30 miles of HMP Forest Bank. Board meetings are held on the third Wednesday of the month.

Time commitment per month: 3- 4 visits per month during probation year reducing to 2- 3 thereafter. Would prefer a commitment of 1 day per week for first 3 months.

Recruitment Campaign Reference (to be quoted on all correspondence and forms): 967/Forest Bank/2019

Closing date for completed returned applications: 28/07/2019

Applications are invited from candidates who live within 30 miles of Dungavel House IRC. Board meetings are held at 10.30am on the Second Thursday of the month.

Time commitment per month: Approx. 3-4 visits per month during the probation year which then reduces to 2-3 visits.

Recruitment Campaign Reference (to be quoted on all correspondence and forms): 963/Dungavel/2019

Closing date for completed returned applications: 21/07/2019

Applications are invited from candidates who live within 30 miles of HMP Erlestoke. Board meetings are held at 13.00 pm on the third Friday of the month .We regret that we cannot reimburse expenses incurred in attending familiarisation visits or interviews.

Time commitment per month: Approx. 3 - 4 visits per month during the probation year which then reduces to 3 visits

Recruitment Campaign Reference (to be quoted on all correspondence and forms): 964/Erlestoke/2019

Closing date for completed returned applications: 07/07/2019

Applications are invited from candidates who live within 20 miles of HMP Birmingham. Board meetings are held on the first Wednesday of the month from 12:00 – 15:00 -

Time commitment per month: Approx 3 - 4 visits per month

Recruitment Campaign Reference (to be quoted on all correspondence and forms): 961/Birmingham/2019

Closing date for completed returned applications: 30/06/2019

Applications are invited from candidates who live within 30 miles of HMP Northumberland Board meetings are held on the second Monday of the month (pm) but can be flexible. We regret that we cannot reimburse expenses incurred in attending familiarisation visits or interviews.

Time commitment per month: Approx. 3 to 4 visits per month during the probation year which then reduces to 2 to 3 visits

Recruitment Campaign Reference (to be quoted on all correspondence and forms): 959/Northumberland/2019

Closing date for completed returned applications: 07/07/2019