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Independent Monitoring Board Members (Voluntary)

The Department of Justice is seeking to appoint new members to the Independent Monitoring Board (IMB) for Northern Ireland to monitor the treatment of prisoners and the condition of their imprisonment.

The IMB is made up of unpaid volunteers who carry out their duties by making regular visits to either Maghaberry Prison, Magilligan Prison or Hydebank Wood College and Women's Prison.

You can find out more including period of appointment and how to apply at this link:

Recruitment imb members | Department of Justice (

Completed applications must be returned to the Department by 12 noon (UK time) on Thursday 9 September 2021