Programme overview

Our two-year Leadership Development Programme will accelerate your development as an inspirational and supportive leader. Read Buzzfeed stories from this years pioneer participants.

You will be required to work within a prison in London or the South East, helping prisoners to make their experience in prison an effective exercise in rehabilitation.

  • Two year leadership development programme to start your career
  • Intensive initial training
  • Ongoing mentoring and continuing professional development
  • Work placement opportunities with employers outside the prison sector
  • Fully funded master’s degree in leadership and rehabilitation, taken alongside your full-time role as a prison officer
  • Opportunity to influence government by contributing to a policy paper
  • Onward career opportunities in a range of industries, including government and public policy, law, consultancy, and others