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Applications are invited from candidates who live within 20 miles of HMP Wymott. Board meetings are held on the second Thursday of the month at 2pm with a pre- meeting training at 1.30pm. 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): 1005/Wymott/2019

Closing date for completed returned applications: 20/10/2019

Applications are invited from candidates who live within 30 miles of HMP Haverigg. Board meetings are held at 12.30pm on the first Thursday of the month. 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): 1004/Haverigg/2019

Closing date for completed returned applications: 20/10/2019

Applications are invited fom candidates who live within 30 miles of HMP Erlestoke. Board meetings are held on the third Friday of every month at 1pm (with the exception of August when there is no meeting).

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

Recruitment Campaign Reference (to be quoted on all correspondence and forms): 991/Erlestoke/2019

Closing date for completed returned applications: 27/10/2019

Applications are invited from candidates who live within 30 miles of HMP Wakefield. The Board meeting is on the 4th Wednesday each month @ 10.00 am

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

Recruitment Campaign Reference (to be quoted on all correspondence and forms): 985/Wakefield/2019

Closing date for completed returned applications: 27/10/2019

Applications are invited from candidates who live within 30 miles of their preferred prison. - Board meetings: - Hindley: 12.30pm every second Wednesday of the month. - Risley: Flexible to suit board members. - Thorn Cross: 9.30am last Tuesday of month. - 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): 999/ Hindley, Risley & Thorn Cross/2019

Closing date for completed returned applications: 27/10/2019

Applications are invited from candidates who live within 35 miles of HMP Lincoln. The Board meetings are held on the second Thursday of each month at 0930am.

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

Recruitment Campaign Reference (to be quoted on all correspondence and forms): 970/Lincoln/2019

Closing date for completed returned applications: 03/11/2019

Applications are invited from candidates who live within 30 miles of HMP Onley. Due to rural location own transport is essential. Board meetings are held on the 4th Tuesday in month at 2pm.

Time commitment per month: 3 - 4 visits per month

Recruitment Campaign Reference (to be quoted on all correspondence and forms): 994 / Onley / 2019

Closing date for completed returned applications: 03/11/2019

Applications are invited from candidates who live within 20 miles of HMP/YOI Rochester. Board meetings are held at 2pm 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 to 3 visits

Recruitment Campaign Reference (to be quoted on all correspondence and forms): 1003/Rochester/2019

Closing date for completed returned applications: 03/11/2019

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): 1006/Northumberland/2019

Closing date for completed returned applications: 03/11/2019

Description- Applications are invited from candidates who live within 20 miles of HMYOI Aylesbury. Board meetings are currently held at 1:30 pm on last Monday of each month (other than January, April, July and October), unless bank holidays intervene, in which case the previous Monday. For those exceptional four months, board meetings will be held at 4:30 pm on the last Thursday of the month.

Time commitment per month: Approx 3 to 4 visits per month.

Recruitment Campaign Reference (to be quoted on all correspondence and forms): 1002/Aylesbury/2019

Closing date for completed returned applications: 03/11/2019

Applications are invited from candidates who live within 30 miles of HMP Hull. The Board meets at 10 a.m. on first Tuesday of each month

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

Recruitment Campaign Reference (to be quoted on all correspondence and forms): 1000/Hull/2019

Closing date for completed returned applications: 10/11/2019

Applications are invited from candidates who live within 30 miles of HMP Wealstun. The Board meets on the first Monday in the month (1pm) except when a bank holiday.

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

Recruitment Campaign Reference (to be quoted on all correspondence and forms): 997/Wealstun/2019

Closing date for completed returned applications: 10/11/2019

Applications are invited from candidates who live within 20 miles of HMP Peterborough. Board meetings are held on the afternoon of the third Thursday of the month.

Time commitment per month: Approx 5 visits per month.

Recruitment Campaign Reference (to be quoted on all correspondence and forms): 1008/Peterborough/2019

Closing date for completed returned applications: 10/11/2019

Applications are invited from candidates who live within 30 miles of HMP Littlehey. Board meetings are held at 9.30am 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): 1007/Littlehey/2019

Closing date for completed returned applications: 10/11/2019

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): 1009/Woodhill/2019

Closing date for completed returned applications: 10/11/2019

Applications are invited from candidates who live within 30 miles of HMP Durham. Board meetings are held at 12.45 pm on the first Thursday of the month .We regret that we cannot reimburse expenses incurred in attending familiarisation visits or interviews.

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): 1010/ Durham/2019

Closing date for completed returned applications: 10/11/2019

Applications are invited from candidates who live within 30 miles of HMP Bullingdon Board meetings are held on the 2nd Thursday of the month at 1:00pm

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

Recruitment Campaign Reference (to be quoted on all correspondence and forms): 1011/Bullingdon/2019

Closing date for completed returned applications: 17/11/2019