Advance Into Justice
If you're a service leaver or armed force veteran, you have a wide range of transferable skills that are a good match for prison officer roles. Available in 50 prisons, 'Advance into Justice' provides an opportunity to fast track into a second career where you can continue to protect the public.
With our shorter recruitment process, you could fast track from assessment day to employment and prison officer paid training (POELT) in as little as four to six weeks*. You can agree a mutually convenient start date for after you've left the armed forces if you're still in your transition period.
*Dependent on personal circumstances.
Applications re-opening later this year
Applications are currently closed. To qualify for the great benefits that Advance into Justice offers Armed Forces service leavers and veterans, register your interest below and we’ll email you once applications open again in late summer this year.
Register Your Interest
If you don’t want to wait, you can apply to be a prison officer now via our standard recruitment process which takes 6 to 7 months to complete. You’ll find our latest vacancies here.
Is this scheme for you?
Fast track into employment
What's on offer?
Working as a prison officer
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