Head of prisoner engagement

The Prison Reform Trust is looking to recruit a head of prisoner engagement. This new post is designed to increase our ability to take on board the views of prisoners in setting our own priorities and for prison reform generally. It also aims to extend the scope of PRT’s existing work to increase opportunities for prisoners to play a more active role in creating safe and purposeful prison communities. We would particularly welcome applications from people with personal experience of having served a prison sentence.

Terms and conditions:
Two year contract
Based in office in Clerkenwell, London, nature of role will require significant travel
Full-time, 35 hours per week

Salary circa £45,000 per annum
7% non-contributory pension
25 days leave, in addition to statutory and other leave

Application by:
CV and covering letter, which must address how you meet the criteria as outlined in the person specification (PDF download) and be no more than 1,000 words.

These should be marked as ‘Private & Confidential-Application’ and emailed to: Sam O’Sullivan (sam@prisonreformtrust.org.uk) or posted to 15, Northburgh Street, London EC1V 0JR

Closing date: Monday 14 August 2017 at 12 noon
Interviews: Week commencing Monday 4 September 2017