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Nightshift Prison Custody Officer






Posted: 26/05/2023

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I am working on behalf of a fantastic organisation currently recruiting for night-shift Prison Custody officers across Perth, Scotland. If you are looking for a new role, have drive and ambition and want a role that offers long term security then please get in touch straight away.

As one of our team of Prisoner Custody Officer's you will be:

Responsible for every aspect of the physical and mental well-being of those in your care, ensuring their health, safety and well-being is a priority.
Liaising with Prison and police authorities, you will ensure all documentation is completed and correct, carrying out risk assessments on vulnerable or at-risk prisoners.
Managing personal property and being responsible for organising and supervising meals and drinks
Transporting prisoners (sometimes very high profile) from hospitals to, police stations or prisons
Working Hours:

You will operate on a 4 on 4 off shift pattern with an "on-call" shift after every block of 4 nights. You will be required to report to your designated hospital location for your start time of 21:30pm finishing your shift at 07:30am.

What is your background?

Officers come from a wide variety of sectors including retail, care, and hospitality as well as university, the forces and security.


Our client will ensure you have solid knowledge to build on. That is why we provide all our new starters with a 6-week, full time training course to ensure you are given the best start to your career and it does not stop there! You will be supported when you step off your training and into the business.


23 days annual leave
Company Pensions
High Street Discounts
Health care Scheme
Enhanced family friendly benefits
Salary: £23,387.10 per year

Due to the type of work, you will undertake, all employees need to be vetted and DBS checked prior to joining. But do not worry, a few points on a driving licence, will not exclude you.

You will be proud to serve as a Prison custody officer within the community and the job you will do, providing a vital public service. Do you want to be part of that?

Driving License is required!

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