graduate scheme

Graduate Leadership Development Programme

Job description

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Two years to become a leader. One opportunity to change society. And zero regrets.

Reoffending is one of society’s biggest issues. Nearly half of adult prisoners reoffend within one year of release. Your ambition and creativity could help turn this around. Funded and supported by Unlocked, many of our graduates start up projects aimed at rehabilitation and reforming prison policy. As frontline prison officers, graduates on the Unlocked Leadership Development Programme make it count.

The Unlocked Graduates Leadership and Development Programme is currently open for early registration. Register now for early access to applications.

A Times Top 100 employer, we offer a range of benefits:

  • A fully-funded master’s degree.
  • Work placement opportunities with our leading corporate partners – including Clifford Chance, PwC and the Ministry of Justice.
  • Group support and 1-1 mentoring on offer.
  • Ongoing networking and development opportunities throughout and following our two-year programme.

Time matters in prison. So we won’t waste a second of yours. Make it count.

What we are looking for

Accepted degree subjects


Additional job details

North West England
North Yorkshire
South East England
West Midlands
West Yorkshire
up to £30,000

Funded Master's degree

Contract, dates and working times


How to apply

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 18 September 2022

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Closing date:  18 September 2022

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