This seminar will be an opportunity to discuss the future of probation services in England and Wales. Delegates will discuss how best to improve staff retention and training of the current workforce, particularly at the probation officer level. This follows concerns raised in the most recent Report of the Chief Inspector of Probation over the shortfall and overworking of probation professionals, as well as difficulties filling vacancies.
A 2-day summit organised by the RCGP Secure Environments Group in partnership with Broadmoor, Ashworth, and Rampton high secure hospitals, Spectrum, Care UK, NHS England and NHS Improvement, Martindale Pharma, Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust, Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board, HMP Berwyn, West London NHS Trust, Correvio and Learn it Online. The main title will be ‘Journeys Through Justice – Leadership and Transformation’ – focusing on a range of themes including Women in prison, Transgender pathways, Children’s services, Learning disability and difficulty and Trauma-informed care.