Security officers, HMP Bristol, Full time
Your new company
As the sole agency supplier to the HM Prison Service for the provision of maintenance trades & support operatives, Hays is seeking to recruit Operational Support Grades (OSGs) for HMP Bristol. The prison is in an easily accessible area of Bristol (Horfield) via car or public transport.
Your new role
You will be working as part of the security team assisting the contractors as they carry out maintenance and ongoing project developments at the prison. Your duties will include searching visitors and contractors, tool checks and escorting contractors around the prison site.
Full training and uniform is provided.
A variety of roles available, mon-fri or shift work.
What you'll need to succeed
You will need to be confident and comfortable within a prison environment and keen for a new challenge. You will also need to have the relevant documents required for the clearance procedure and be able to give references on request.
You will need no formal qualifications. However, you will need to be security conscious, level headed and have exceptional interpersonal skills. You will also have good ability to work as a team to achieve goals. Immediate start if you are already prison security cleared. You must hold a Valid Passport or Birth Certificate & Photo Driving Licence in your current address. All applicants must be able to provide details of 2 satisfactory references, at least one from an ex-employer.
What you'll get in return
You will receive on the job, paid training. This role also gives you a unique opportunity to see the everyday running of prison life and could well lead to long term employment opportunities with the prison service as an OSG or Prison Officer.
What you need to do now
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