Research officer (full-time, 3 year contract)

The organisation

The Prison Reform Trust effects change in justice policy and practice, combining public education with applied research, parliamentary work and an advice and information service.

The role

We have an exciting new role to join our head of research as a research officer. If you have an MA in criminology or related fields, a background research focus on prisons and people in prison and a passion for prison reform then we are looking for a diligent researcher with excellent communication and people skills.

      £37,500 per annum, benefits include 7% employer pension contribution

Closing date: Monday 17th December at 4:00pm

Interviews:     Wednesday 9th January 2019 (to be held at the Prison Reform Trust offices)

To apply 

Please send a CV (maximum 2 sides) and a covering letter (maximum 1,000 words) outlining how you meet the person specification. Instructions on how to submit your application can be found on the job description. 

We also ask for a completed monitoring form.

You can download a copy of the job description and person specification by clicking here and our monitoring form by clicking here.