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Director, Detention and Escorting Services

Reference
1580765
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Sector
Public Sector
Location
Croydon
Salary
SCS Pay Band 1
Expiry Date
11/05/2018
The Director is responsible for the strategic development and efficient and effective use of the detention estate

Job Description

The Director is responsible for the strategic development and efficient and effective use of the detention estate, the welfare of 3,500 detainees across 8 immigration removal centres and short-term holding facilities and escorting of immigration offenders in-country and overseas, and co-ordination of advice to Ministers and others on the Government’s response to Stephen Shaw’s assessment of progress on his 2016 review of welfare in detention.

For this high-profile role, we require someone who is a strong influencer, with excellent communication skills, and has experience of working with Minister’s in a politically sensitive environment. 

If this is for you, find out more at CS Jobs:  Director, Detention and Escorting Services.

Eligibility:

This is an external competition and therefore open to all grades.  The successful candidate will be a UK national and is required to hold or gain SC security clearance prior to taking up post.

Further Info:                         

Should you wish to have an informal discussion about the role please contact Stephen Kershaw (Director, Strategy, Transformation and Partnerships, Immigration Enforcement):  Stephen.Kershaw4@homeoffice.gsi.gov.uk.

Closing Date:                      

Friday 11 May 2018