Questions and Answers about HM Prison & Probation Service
133 questions about working at HM Prison & Probation Service
Can anyone give me an example of an OSG’s rota? I’d like to see an example of how the 37 hours is distributed over the week.
Asked 3 November 2023
What are the hours for a youth justice worker and do they work nights?190+per week yes no nights off
Asked 4 September 2023
Answered 4 September 2023
My kid has autism, as a result my haire is long because every time I cut it he freaks out. Being a man would this course any issues?
Asked 25 August 2023
Are forensic psychologists drug tested within the HMPS?No. No one is.
Asked 19 August 2023
Answered 19 August 2023
For an OSG what are the regulations on hair colour?No rules on hair colour
Asked 28 July 2023
Answered 28 July 2023
Can you wear lash extensions as a prison officer?No officially, yes unofficially. Management never really cared with how staff presented themselves regarding makeup.
Asked 23 May 2023
Answered 23 May 2023
Hi. Is that right that you can use gym or train kickboxing in prison during your working hours ?You can use the gym in your lunch hour
Asked 23 March 2023
Answered 23 March 2023
Are they good at giving part time/ flexible working rolesYes they are, if your personal circumstances change they will accommodate where possible.
Asked 10 March 2023
Answered 10 March 2023
Do you offer work experience?No as this would be too risky and time consuming with DBS checks
Asked 21 February 2023
Answered 21 February 2023
Do healthcare staff nurses in prison get tested for drug and alcoholNo they don't there's no testing whatsoever which they should be for safety reasons
Asked 16 February 2023
Answered 16 February 2023
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