Security Services

Prospects Profile: Border Force Officer

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

Prospects Profile: Prison Officer

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

HM Prison Service

Contains information on different types of work in the service, such as training, healthcare, psychology, management.

Scottish Prison Service

Career and recruitment information as well as contact details for individual prisons. There is also information on the SPS Trainee Manager Programme.

Prison Officers Association

Professional trades union for Prison, Correctional and Secure Psychiatric workers. Their website provides details about what the role of Prison Officer involves.

Skills for Security (SITO)

Skills for Security was established in 2006 to provide training for Security Services.

UK Border Agency Careers

Information on different career options with advice on entry requirements.