Tuesday , March 21 2023

Ministry of Justice Careers – Operational Support Grade

Website Ministry of Justice

Job Description:

As an Operational Support Grade, you will look after the day-to-day running of a busy prison, working in a close-knit team to carry out a range of support services – everything from patrol and gate duties, to managing deliveries, supervising visitors, and monitoring phone calls and CCTV. You will work shifts and nights to keep things running. Unlike our prison officers, your contact with offenders is limited, although depending on the particular prison you may interact with offenders occasionally.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Assist in supporting appropriate tasks in reception; photograph prisoners
  • Collate documentation for the property process
  • Search/x-ray incoming prisoner property and parcels
  • Receive items for prisoners and check all seals are intact on property storage
  • Monitor the Personal Identification Number (PIN) system, maintaining the log of PIN Phone requests from prisoners
  • Complete all relevant paperwork keeping an audit trail of conversations
  • Check that legal numbers are registered solicitors
  • Ensure cell doors are locked/secure and all prisoners are safely accounted for
  • Food trolley delivery and collection, which may involve the use of an electric tug vehicle
  • Understand and conform to national and local policies, responding appropriately to invoke emergency procedures and the actions required in relation to incidents

Job Requirements:

  • Making Effective Decisions
  • Delivering at Pace
  • Communicating and Influencing
  • Managing a Quality Service

Job Details:

Company: Ministry of Justice

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Manchester, England, UK

Application Deadline: N/A

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