Recruitment


Generally, the Irish Prison Service works with the Public Appointments Service to recruit staff to the Service. Employment opportunities will be advertised on this website and on the Public Appointments Service website: www.publicjobs.ie

Open Competition for Senior Psychologist Grade I in the Irish Prison Service

The Irish Prison Service is currently recruiting for the following : Open Competition for Senior Psychologist Grade I in the Irish Prison Service. The closing date for this competition is 3pm on Friday 21 December 2018. Applications should be submitted to ipsrecruitment@irishprisons.ie

Senior Psychologist Grade I – Information booklet click here

Senior Psychologist Grade I – Application form click here

Open Competition for Staff Grade Psychologist (Grade II) in the Irish Prison Service

The Irish Prison Service is currently recruiting for the following : Open Competition for Senior Psychologist Grade I in the Irish Prison Service.The closing date for this competition is 3pm on Friday 21 December 2018.Applications should be submitted to ipsrecruitment@irishprisons.ie

Staff Grade Psychologist (Grade II) information booklet click here

Staff Grade Psychologist (Grade II) Application for click here

Open Competition for Staff Grade Psychologist (Grade II) in the National Violence Reduction Unit of the Irish Prison Service

The Irish Prison Service is currently recruiting for the following : Open Competition for Senior Psychologist Grade I in the Irish Prison Service.The closing date for this competition is 3pm on Friday 21 December 2018.Applications should be submitted to ipsrecruitment@irishprisons.ie

Staff Grade Psychologist (Grade II) in the National Violence Reduction Unit Information booklet click here

Staff Grade Psychologist (Grade II) in the National Violence Reduction Unit application form click here

– General recruitment –

The Irish Prison Service offers career opportunities that are challenging and demanding yet rewarding. The following information is provided to assist you in determining if the role of a Recruit Prison Officer is suitable for you. Thank you for taking the time to read it.

Information about Recruit Prison Officer role

Information about the Physical Competency Test

 

Previous Recruitment Competitions (Competitions Closed).

Principal Psychologist Manager to the Psychology Service. (closing date 15 June 2018) 
Grade II Psychologist in Midlands Prison (closing date 26th April 2018 )
Recruit Prison Officer (closing date 22 February 2018)
Executive Clinical Lead in the Irish Prison Service (closing date 23 February 2018)
Director of Finance, Estates and Central Procurement Unit and Director of Human Resources in the Irish Prison Service (closing date 15 September 2017)
Temporary Prison Officer in the Irish Prison Service (open to retired prison staff) closing date 20 July 2017

Senior Psychologist Grade 1 in the Irish Prison Service (competition closed 20 April 2017)

Assistant Psychologist in the Irish Prison Service (competition closed 24 March 2017)

Open Competition for Psychologist Grade II in the Irish Prison Service (Competition closed 15 December 2016)
Open Competition for Recruit Prison Officer (Competition closed 28 July 2016)
Open Competition for Prison Nurse in the Irish Prison Service (Competition closed 23 July 2015)
Open Competition for Prison Chaplain in the Irish Prison Service (Competition closed 11 June 2015)
Open Competition for Psychologist Grade II in the Irish Prison Service (Competition closed 25th September 2014)
Campus Governor Mountjoy Campus
Open Cometition for the position of Head of Irish Prison Service College (Governor III) – (Competition Closed 28 November 2013)
Prison Administrative and Support Officer (PASO) Grade 1
Prison Administrative and Support Officer (PASO) Grade 2
Prison Administration and Support Officer Grade 3 (PASO3)
Employee and Industrial Relations Officer
Head of Psychology at the Irish Prison Service