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Welcome from Minister Victoria Atkins MP

Minister Victoria Atkins MP

Welcome to Justice Leaders, the innovative new scheme looking to shape the future of HMPPS. Please take some time to read about this exciting opportunity and watch some of our very own staff speak about their experiences within HMPPS and why it is such a rewarding organisation to be a part of. If you have the passion and motivation to be part of the first ever cohort of leaders with the ability to work fluidly across any operational area of HMPPS then take a look at our realistic job preview and consider applying for this pioneering fast-track scheme.

Read the Justice Leaders Prospectus including articles from our senior leadership team.


Join our unique new leadership scheme

Justice Leaders is an opportunity like no other. This pioneering, fully immersive, four-year graduate leadership scheme, will prepare you to make a positive, lasting impact on countless lives.

Mixing cutting-edge learning and intense real frontline experience, it’s a highly innovative and challenging scheme. We are looking for people with a degree level qualification and real-world experience, who are passionate about making a difference to the lives of others and are excited about embarking on a new career as part of the first ever cohort of Justice Leaders.

You will gain in-depth training and vital exposure within Prison, Probation and Youth Custody. We will work together to develop your leadership skills, equipping you to inspire, mentor, coach, and influence others. You will study for a bespoke Masters qualification and graduate from the scheme as a senior operational leader in our organisation.


We are giving you the unique opportunity to use your skills to transform the justice system and shape an entirely new era in our service.