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Created in April 2017, Her Majesty's Prison and Probation Service (HMPPS) is a new agency in the Ministry of Justice, covering 121 prisons and employing over 42,000 staff. Our mission: to protect the public and rehabilitate people.

We work with our partners to carry out the sentences given by the courts, either in custody or the community.


We
 – more... reduce reoffending by rehabilitating the people in our care through education and employment. The agency is made up of Her Majesty’s Prison Service, the National Probation Service and a headquarters focused on creating tools and learning. – less
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What is it like to work at Ministry of Justice?

3.3
Work/Life Balance
3.4
Salary/Benefits
3.2
Job Security/Advancement
2.9
Management
3.1
Culture

What are people saying about the leadership at Ministry of Justice?

66%
of employees approve of CEO’s performance
CEO Approval is based on 325 ratings
3.0
Dangerous
Written by Prison Officer (Former Employee) from Full Sutton, East Riding of Yorkshire on 2 May 2020
This job is not for the faint hearted, it can be difficult in the extreme and dangerous, you will be confronting prisoners who have no care or consideration for staff.
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What jobs are available at Ministry of Justice?

Top work locations
4.7
Basildon
4.3
Peterborough
4.3
Liverpool
4.2
Reading
4.2
Newport
Most popular roles
5.0
Tribunal Clerk
4.7
Work Experience
4.4
Executive Officer
4.1
Customer Service Representative
4.0
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What did candidates say about the interview at Ministry of Justice?

Interview experience
Based on 173 interviews
Average
Interview difficulty
Based on 173 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 168 interviews
More than one month
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