Sussex Prisoners' Families' HMP Lewes Visitors Centre

This role involves working at HMP Lewes visits new visitors’ centre, greeting families, serving refreshments, listening to their concerns and offering advice and signposting to different agencies as necessary. Volunteers will need to be friendly and tactful, recognising the fact that visits can be an emotional time for families.


• Good interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate effectively

• Ability to work with a wide variety of people including prison staff and visitors

• Understanding of the benefits of positive family relationships

• Understanding of and commitment to equality and diversity

• Ability to work effectively with a minimum of supervision and as part of a team

• Good organisational skills

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  • Families and Parenting


  • Advice and Information


  • Disabled Access
  • Equal Opportunities Policy or Statement
  • Expenses
  • Health and Safety
  • Induction
  • Insurance Cover for Volunteers
  • Appropriate for (e.g. 18+, LGBT, BME, Women only)
  • Suitable for 13 - 16 years
  • Suitable for 16 - 18 years
  • Suitable for a group of volunteers
  • Support on Offer
  • Training

When can I volunteer?

On these days:

Mon-Fri Day Eve
Weekend Day Eve


HMP Lewes
1 Brighton Rd,
East Sussex

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