COMMENDEE 2018-19: Shane is a Specialist Physical Exercise Instructor working at HMP Haverigg. He is Commended for a number of initiatives he has led and developed to improve the physical and mental health of prisoners, including being the inspiration and driving force behind the world’s first ever prison Parkrun.
Our Winners 2018-19
COMMENDEE 2018-19: Nichola is a Workshop Instructor at HMP Leeds. She receives a Commendation for her dedication to developing and promoting a comprehensive set of recommendations to make HMPPS a trans inclusive employer as well as supporting materials for managers responsible for trans staff.
COMMENDEE 2018-19: Lucy works as a Senior Probation Officer in Plymouth. She is Commended for the passion, dedication, and expertise she has consistently brought to highlighting and improving diverse voices in her work, and for the support she has so freely given to her colleagues over twenty-five years of service.
COMMENDEES 2018-19: Jon is an Officer and Recycling Instructor at HMP Maghaberry. He is Commended for his “immensely positive impact on a large number of prisoners” through his work transforming the prison’s approach to recycling, creating effective opportunities for prisoners as well as making a valuable economic contribution.
COMMENDEE 2018-19: Valerie was a voluntary Community Panel Member for the Lincolnshire Youth Offending Service. She is posthumously Commended in recognition of the long-term impact she had on many hundreds of young lives, through many thousands of hours of work undertaken with great empathy and compassion.