Apply to join an IMB

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.

You can also call us on 020 3334 3265 if you have any questions or would like us to post you a paper application pack.

If your local IMB isn’t currently recruiting, why not ask to be added to our vacancy alert list? We’ll send you an alert every 2 weeks.

To find out more about an IMB you want to join, have a look at their annual report in our reports section.

You can also listen to a short interview one of our volunteer recently gave on BBC Radio Sheffield.

 

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HMYOI Cookham Wood, Kent

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HMP Lewes, East Sussex

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HMP Cardiff, South Wales

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HMP Onley, Warwickshire

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HMP Highpoint, Suffolk

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HMP Forest Bank, Salford

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HMP Maidstone, Kent

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HMP Rochester, Kent

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HMP Werrington, Stoke-On-Trent

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HMP Guys Marsh, Dorset

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HMP Portland, Dorset

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HMP Hindley, Greater Manchester

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HMP Oakwood, West Midlands

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HMP/YOI Isis, Thamesmead

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IRC Brook House

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HMP Eastwood Park, Gloucestershire

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HMP Ashfield, South Gloucestershire

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HMP Nottingham

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HMP & YOI Askham Grange, York

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HMP Bristol, Horfield

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HMP & YOI Drake Hall, Staffordshire

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HMP Stocken, Oakham

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HMP Parc, Mid Glamorgan

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HMP Lindholme

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Applications are invited from candidates who live within 30 miles of HMYOI Cookham Wood. Currently Board meetings are held at 11:00-13:30 on the second Wednesday of the month. There is regular discussion with members about the scheduling of meetings.

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): 613/Cookham Wood/2017

Closing date for completed returned applications: 29/10/2017

Applications are invited from candidates who live within 20 miles of HMP Lewes. Board meetings are held at 9:30am on the first Tuesday of the month.

Time commitment per month: Approx 6 to 8 visits per month during the probation year which then reduces to approx 4 visits.

Recruitment Campaign Reference (to be quoted on all correspondence and forms): 612/Lewes/2017

Closing date for completed returned applications: 22/10/2017

Applications are invited from candidates who live within 20 miles of HMP Cardiff. Board meetings are held at 09:30 on the first Tuesday of the month.

Time commitment per month: Approx 3 to 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): 598/Cardiff/2017

Closing date for completed returned applications: 22/10/2017

Applications are invited from candidates who live within 20 miles of IRC Heathrow. Board meetings are held on the second Wednesday of the month between 6 and 8pm.

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

Recruitment Campaign Reference (to be quoted on all correspondence and forms): 611/Heathrow IRC/2017

Closing date for completed returned applications: 15/10/2017

Applications are invited from candidates who live within 20 miles of HMP Onley. Board meetings are held at 14:00 on the fourth Tuesday of the month.

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): 609/Onley/2017

Closing date for completed returned applications: 08/10/2017

Applications are invited from candidates who live within 40 miles of HMP Highpoint. Board meetings are held on the first Tuesday of the month.

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

Recruitment Campaign Reference (to be quoted on all correspondence and forms): 604/Highpoint/2017

Closing date for completed returned applications: 15/10/2017

Applications are invited from candidates who live within 30 miles of HMP Forest Bank. Board meetings are held at 10:00 on the third Wednesday of the month.

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

Recruitment Campaign Reference (to be quoted on all correspondence and forms): 605/Forest Bank/2017

Closing date for completed returned applications: 08/10/2017

Applications are invited from candidates who live within 20 miles of HMP Maidstone. Board meetings are held at 0930 for 1000 on the fourth Friday of the month.

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

Recruitment Campaign Reference (to be quoted on all correspondence and forms): 608/Maidstone/2017

Closing date for completed returned applications: 15/10/2017

Applications are invited from candidates who live within 20 miles of HMP Rochester. Board meetings are held at 1.30 or 2pm on the first Tuesday of the month. The occasional evening or late afternoon meeting could be arranged.

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): 607/Rochester/2017

Closing date for completed returned applications: 22/10/2017

Applications are invited from candidates who live within 30 miles of HMP Werrington. Board meetings are held at 13:00 on the first Wednesday of the month.

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

Recruitment Campaign Reference (to be quoted on all correspondence and forms): 606/Werrington/2017

Closing date for completed returned applications: 22/10/2017

Applications are invited from candidates who live within 30 miles of HMP Guys Marsh. Board meetings are held on the 3rd Wednesday of every month in the afternoon.

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

Recruitment Campaign Reference (to be quoted on all correspondence and forms): 601/Guys Marsh/2017

Closing date for completed returned applications: 05/11/2017

Applications are invited from candidates who live within 25 miles of HMP Portland. Board meetings are held at 09: 45 on the second Wednesday 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): 587/Portland/2017

Closing date for completed returned applications: 24/09/2017

Applications are invited from candidates who live within 20 miles of HMP Hindley. Board meetings are held at 12:30 on the second Wednesday of the month.

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

Recruitment Campaign Reference (to be quoted on all correspondence and forms): 597/Hindley/2017

Closing date for completed returned applications: 15/10/2017

Applications are invited from candidates who live within 45 miles of HMP Oakwood. Board meetings are held at 10:00 on the third Thursday of the month.

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

Recruitment Campaign Reference (to be quoted on all correspondence and forms): 603/Oakwood/2017

Closing date for completed returned applications: 01/10/2017

Applications are invited from candidates who live within 20 miles of HMP/YOI Isis. Board meetings are held every third Wednesday of the month at 1:00pm

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

Recruitment Campaign Reference (to be quoted on all correspondence and forms): 595/Isis/2017

Closing date for completed returned applications: 15/10/2017

Applications are invited from candidates who live within 20 miles of Brook House. Board meetings are held on the Third Wednesday of each month, starting at 12.00pm

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

Recruitment Campaign Reference (to be quoted on all correspondence and forms): 602/Brook House/2017

Closing date for completed returned applications: 01/10/2017

Applications are invited from candidates who live within 30 miles of HMP Eastwood Park. Board meetings are held the 2nd Monday of the month 2 – 4pm.

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): 588/Eastwood Park/2017

Closing date for completed returned applications: 08/10/2017

Applications are invited from candidates who live within 25 miles of HMP Ashfield. Board meetings are held on third Tuesday of each month from 1pm to approx. 4pm

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

Recruitment Campaign Reference (to be quoted on all correspondence and forms): 594/Ashfield/ 2017

Closing date for completed returned applications: 01/10/2017

Applications are invited from candidates who live within 20 miles of HMP Nottingham. Board meetings are held at 13:30 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 to 4 visits.

Recruitment Campaign Reference (to be quoted on all correspondence and forms): 599/Nottingham/2017

Closing date for completed returned applications: 08/10/2017

Applications are invited from candidates who live within 20 miles of HMP & YOI Askham Grange. Board meetings are held at 13:00 on the first Monday of the month.

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): 600/Askham Grange/2017

Closing date for completed returned applications: 08/10/2017

Applications are invited from candidates who live within 20 miles of HMP Bristol. Board meetings are held at 1pm on the first Wednesday 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): 596/Bristol/2017

Closing date for completed returned applications: 01/10/2017

Applications are invited from candidates who live within 30 miles of HMP & YOI Drake Hall. Board meetings are held 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 to 4 visits.

Recruitment Campaign Reference (to be quoted on all correspondence and forms): 592/Drake Hall/2017

Closing date for completed returned applications: 24/09/2017

Applications are invited from candidates who live within 20 miles of HMP Stocken. Board meetings are held on the second Wednesday of the month.

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): 590/Stocken/2017

Closing date for completed returned applications: 01/10/2017

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

Time commitment per month: Approx. 4 to 3 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): 591/Leeds/2017

Closing date for completed returned applications: 01/10/2017

Applications are invited from candidates who live within 30 miles of HMP Parc. Board meetings are held at 4pm on the third Tuesday of the month.

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): 576/Parc/2017

Closing date for completed returned applications: 01/10/2017

Applications are invited from candidates who live within 30 miles of HMP Lindholme. Board meetings are held the third Tuesday of the month.

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

Recruitment Campaign Reference (to be quoted on all correspondence and forms): 572/Lindholme/2017

Closing date for completed returned applications: 24/09/2017