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Prison should lead to more than a return visit

Victor, 2018 cohort

Prison should lead to more than a return visit

A Day in the Life Back to top

There is no such thing as a typical day for a prison officer.  The regime provides a structure but you could be working on the wing, inducting new arrivals, escorting a prisoner to court or doing security checks. Read on for an example of 24 hours as an Unlocked Graduate.

  1. Start time: 07:00

    Arrival

  2. Start time: 07:30

    Team meeting

  3. Start time: 08:00

    Unlocking

  4. Start time: 10:00

    Out to work

  5. Start time: 13:30

    Gather intel

  6. Start time: 15:00

    Association

  7. Start time: 16:00

    Training

  8. Start time: 20:30

    Nightshift