Prisoner Custody Officer (Inverness, Scotland)


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Role Responsibility:


35 hours per week

Salary - £9.03 per hour

Are you flexible, confident and have the skills and ability to deal with people from widely differing backgrounds? Can you communicate effectively and deal with conflict or challenging situations with assurance? Are you non-judgemental and committed to dealing with everyone with dignity and respect?

If the answer to these questions is yes – then we are looking for you to join our team of Prisoner Custody Officers.

G4S has been contracted by The Scottish Prison Service to provide all court custody and escorting services in Scotland.  The Court Custody and Prisoner Escorting Scotland contract includes the escorting of prisoners throughout Scotland, between prisons, police stations and courts as well as all external visits, including the management of prisoners whilst in hospital. The contract involves the transport and management of around 180,000 prisoners each year utilising a fleet of over 140 specialised vehicles supported by approximately 750 employees.

As the world’s leading private security organisation with over 100 years’ experience, and currently operating in over 120 countries globally, you will also be entitled to the range of benefits you would expect from a world leading employer including;

  • Full Training provided with opportunities for career progression 
  • Uniform
  • Pension Scheme
  • Life Assurance Benefit
  • Holiday Pay
  • 22 days annual leave pro rata
  • Childcare Vouchers
  • Employee Care Scheme

Whether you are driving one of our purpose-built secure vehicles, conducting searches, escorting prisoners, managing prisoners at Court, or managing prisoners detained in hospital, your focus will always be on safety and security whilst treating people with respect and consideration. 

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