News and Opportunities from the Sector
- Recruitment: Inspector in the Office of the Inspector of Prisons
In preparation for its future remit in inspecting places of custody including prisons, Garda Síochána Stations and other places of detention across the criminal justice sector, the Office of the Inspector of Prisons is growing. The Office has several vacancies for Inspectors. More information on publicjobs.ie
- ACJRD 25th Annual Conference – 7th October 2022
This year’s conference, “Gender Encounters in the Criminal Justice System:How does Gender Impact Diverse Experiences?”will take place in person in the Camden Court Hotel, Dublin 2. Our Executive Director, Saoirse, will be one of the plenary speakers! All the details are on the ACJRD website, and registration is set to open shortly.
- Invitation to Tender: Service Evaluation
Depaul, in conjunction with the Probation Service, wishes to commission an independent evaluation of Tus Nua to inform current and future development of the both the site and service. Closing date: 12 noon, 23rd September 2022. Details here.
- ‘Conversations on the Margins’ by Senator Lynn Ruane
We mentioned this podcast to you before, but it’s so good we thought we would flag it again! The podcast, recorded in Wheatfield Prison, features meaningful conversations and discussions about life, family, art, music and more. Not only was IPRT involved in the development of the podcast, funded by The Rowan Trust, but our Senior Policy and Research Officer, Sarahjane, was featured in Chapter 8 of the podcast discussing the work of IPRT. You can listen back wherever you get your podcasts, but here are the links to tune in on Spotify and Apple Podcasts.