Tutor/Learning Coach – Prison Custody and Detention Officer learning

Permanent roles

1 Covering Wolverhampton

3 Covering Durham

1 Covering Northampton

1 covering Rugby

We are seeking Tutors/Learning Coaches

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a forward-thinking organisation who value and appreciate staff, offering excellent prospects


  • To deliver the Custody and Detention Officer apprenticeships
  • Working with new prison custody officers from the beginning of their initial training over a 12 month period to help develop their knowledge, skills and behaviours at the beginning of their prison custody officer careers and support them into gateway and through their end point assessment
  • Delivering via face to face sessions in the classroom environment and sone ln line delivery/remotely
  • To plan, conduct and evaluate coaching activities
  • Facilitate individualised learning and support with any learning needs and adaptations required by the learner
  • Act as a positive role model in terms of conflict resolution, problem solving and emotional management


3 years experience worked as a Prison custody and detention officer

Up to date knowledge on the key procedures and legislation linked to the custodial services in modern Britain

Car owner is essential for the role

No formal training, teaching or assessment qualifications required, just a passion for wanting to develop the skills of new Custody and Detention Officers


  • £22,000 to £26,000 per annum + £3,750 per annum guaranteed car allowance paid monthly with your salary
  • Mileage paid
  • 37 hours per week and managing own diary
  • Generous holiday entitlement
  • Pension Scheme
  • All equipment is provided to complete the role
  • Development opportunities through our own in-house programmes and recognised qualifications