Prison Intelligence Officer x 2 (SERPIT)
The South East Regional Prison Intelligence Team (SERPIT) is responsible for gathering and developing intelligence from HM Prison and Probation Service (HMPPS) and other associated establishments relating to national security issues and organised crime.
The prison hub is supported by a number of Prison Intelligence Officers (PIO’s) who are expected to work within the regional establishments. Working alongside HMPPS, they identify and exploit intelligence opportunities with a view of mitigating risk and disrupting offenders.
The successful candidates will develop and maintain effective working relationships with Counter Terrorism Units and other partner agencies, tasked with the investigation of matters affecting National Security across the South East Region.
We are seeking to appoint candidates with excellent communication/interpersonal and problem solving skills. Due to the nature of the role, the successful candidate will have completed the National PAS Prison Intelligence Officer Training course and National Prison Debriefing course, or be willing and able to undertake training.
Due to the nature of the role, the post holder will have a full UK driving licence.
At SERPIT, we are committed to better reflect the communities that we serve. We encourage applications from our under represented communities including all ethnic or religious backgrounds, LGBTQ+, women and those with disabilities.
Due to the role requirements, it is essential that the post holder be prepared to be security cleared to enhanced level. Furthermore, due to the nature and sensitivity of work carried out we require that candidates not only hold this vetting level but that they also undertake additional security clearances which include additional nationality checks. This post is therefore restricted to UK nationals. This is line with government requirements, supported by Cabinet Office policy and Section 82(2) to (4) of the Police Reform Act (2002), and is for the purpose of safeguarding national security, to ensure that any potential vulnerabilities are identified at an early stage.
Developing our talent is important.
We recognise that professional progress is important and in this role, and with SERPIT you will have the opportunity for continuous development.
Police Staff have access to a fantastic range of benefits, dependant on role, location and length of service. To view a full list of our benefits please click here
To apply, please click on the Apply button below. The closing date is 23:55hrs on Sunday 13 June 2021.
For further information please email RecruitmentSE@thamesvalley.pnn.police.uk quoting the Job Reference 17945
We reserve the right to close this vacancy when we are in receipt of sufficient applications. Should you wish to apply for this post we advise you to complete and submit your application form as soon as possible.
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This opportunity is closed to applications.