Vacancies

Trainee Forensic Psychologists

Full time and Part time

Permanent and Temporary

Locations: throughout Northern Ireland, including prisons

Salary Point: £31,137 to point 4 £32,800 [NICS for Staff Officer Grade] for full-time hours (pro-rata for part-time hours), subject to review.

Essential Criteria

Applicants must by the closing date have:

  • Graduate Membership of the British Psychological Society (BPS); and 
  • attained a postgraduate qualification in Forensic Psychology (as recognised / accredited by the BPS); and
  • a full valid driving licence and use of a car for official business or require consideration of reasonable adjustment in respect of disability to meet the travel requirements of the position; and
  • a minimum of six months’ experience in a forensic setting(s). Please note this may be enhanced to a minimum of 12 months’ experience.

Applications are particularly welcomed from males as this group is currently under represented at this grade.

The Probation Board for Northern Ireland is an equal opportunities employer.

If a reserve list is established for the above posts this will be valid for a 12 month period.

Additional information and application form may be obtained by downloading from Vacancies or emailing recruitment@probation-ni.gov.uk

Completed application forms may be emailed to recruitment@probation-ni.gov.uk. Due to current restricted access to premises, applications will not be accepted by post, or hand delivery, to the Human Resources Department, PBNI Headquarters, 80-90 North Street, Belfast BT1 1LD. If this presents a problem for you, due to a disability related issue, please contact Human Resources at the e-mail address above.

Applications must be received no later than Noon on Friday 29th October 2021.

It is anticipated that interviews will take place during November 2021.  Some variation may occur.

ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICER

Belfast / Greater Belfast

Permanent / Temporary

Full Time / Part Time

Point 1 £21,370 to point 4 £23,483 [NICS for Administrative Officer Grade] for full-time hours (pro-rata for part-time hours), subject to review.

Essential Criteria

Applicants must by the closing date have:

  • Five GCSE/GCE passes (at A, B or C) / CSE Grade 1 passes one of which must be English (Language) or recognised equivalent or higher qualification;

And

  • Two years’ comprehensive experience of using Microsoft Word processing gained within the last five years working in an office environment;

And

  • Comprehensive experience of using Microsoft Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint.

Applications are particularly welcomed from males as this group is currently under represented at this grade.

The Probation Board for Northern Ireland is an equal opportunities employer.

If a reserve list is established for the above posts this will be valid for a 12 month period.

Additional information and application form may be obtained by downloading from Vacancies or emailing recruitment@probation-ni.gov.uk

Completed application forms may be emailed to recruitment@probation-ni.gov.uk

Applications must be received no later than Noon on Friday 29 October 2021.

It is anticipated that interviews will take place via MS Teams or Webex during November 2021.

Agency opportunities

We work in partnership with Premiere People NI to fulfil our temporary recruitment needs.
The agency we use is an Equal Opportunities employers.

We place a wide range of roles from administration staff to Probation Officers with this agency.
You can view a list of some of our current opportunities available through the agency below:

Did you know?
The Probation Board for Northern Ireland matches agency worker pay and holiday entitlements with permanent workers from Day 1 – many organisations don’t match these terms for the first 12 weeks of placement.