Questions and Answers about HM Prison Service

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Generally to see if you have common sense, that you can count, be assertive when you need to.

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HM Prison Service management should treat their staff with respect and listen to also act on what is causing staff to leave!

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I would like a change of career, i have done this job for over 20 years.

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I would consider not applying for the job. the current offered salary is not realistic. the service relies on exhaustive additionally worked hours just to operate a basic functionality

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Smart but casual

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Being a member of a team
Excellent standard of training
Job variety

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Putting yourself at greater risk of violence from inmates, some don't respect taking orders from a woman officer, others think they can threaten/use physical force more effectively if a woman officer- can put you and those working around you at risk

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I am not aware of any employee discounts

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