Probation

17/04/2019

BBC Reports on rise in deaths of people on probation since TR

Earlier this week, the BBC reported that the number of people dying while on probation in England and Wales had risen by almost a third in […]
13/03/2019

Public Accounts Committee to question MoJ on TR

Following the damning NAO report earlier this month, the Public Accounts Committee, will now review the progress of TR since their last inquiry into the running […]
06/02/2019

Probation Vision and Values

This year will see the 22nd Bill McWilliams Memorial Lecture take place on Friday 22 March 2019 at 12.30pm for 2.00pm as usual at the Faculty […]
01/02/2019

Implementation of the NPS Pay Award

At the most recent Trade Union Engagement meeting (where the Unions meet with the NPS Employer) the NPS confirmed that 400 people had been overpaid by […]
01/02/2019

Reducing Reoffending Conference

Westminster Insights Reducing Reoffending Conference takes place on Wednesday 27th February 2019 in  London  Expert speakers include: (Chair) Helen Berresford, Director of External Engagement, Nacro Katie […]
18/01/2019

Approved Premises rotas and DWNC contracts

Ever since the publication of the AP model duty rota as part of the E3 change programme, Napo has had cause to challenge many of the […]
18/01/2019

NPS staff who transferred from Capita and the pay award

We have had queries from members who transferred from Capita to the NPS about when they can expect their offer letters with regard to the pay […]
30/11/2018

CRC pay – issue being escalated to Probation Programme engagement

At this week’s meeting of the NEC it was made clear that there is considerable anger over the failure by CRC Providers and the MoJ to […]
30/11/2018

New HMPPS senior Leadership Structure

It was formally announced today that there is a change to the structure right at the top of HMPPS. Two new Director General posts have been […]
09/11/2018

#PayUnity

Napo members voted to accept the NPS pay offer by an overwhelming 98% (with over a 60% turnout). Since the offer was made Napo has engaged […]
26/10/2018

News from Wales

The  Welsh government called probation a “national embarrassment” but its staff “heroic” as the Senedd debated the future of probation in Wales this week. On 23rd […]
18/10/2018

NPS Pay Offer – clarification on future pay progression

Napo HQ and local Napo reps are being regularly asked about what happens in terms of pay progression in April 2020. We believe that confusion has […]