Today’s weblog put up is a brief profile of the HMPPS Insights initiative set as much as deliver individuals collectively from throughout the Criminal Justice System to study, share, join and have a good time the progressive work that folks from totally different sectors do. HMPPS wished to offer a chance for employees throughout the public, personal and voluntary sector to take a while away from their busy day jobs to search out out about totally different elements of the system and share concepts. Based on the premise that there’s a lot of experience and good apply on the market, Insights gives the alternative to showcase this and study from one another.
The initiative kicked off final yr with the Insights19 Festival with over 150 free studying and growth alternatives for employees, hosted by HMPPS and a spread of legal justice companions. Due to the success of Insights19, Insights20 promised to be much more spectacular with over 400 occasions deliberate for May 2020 and 8000 tickets bought. Events ranged from alternatives to shadow HMPPS and voluntary sector senior leaders, prison excursions, educational seminars, to spending a day on patrol with the Metropolitan Police Gangs crew. Unfortunately, as a consequence of the Covid-19 pandemic, HMPPS needed to make the troublesome determination to cancel Insights20, which was an enormous disappointment. The Insights crew was redeployed to help different important areas of the enterprise throughout the pandemic.
However, Insights19 had made such an affect that some organisations who had been concerned the earlier yr steered turning the 2020 competition into a web-based expertise. HMPPS revamped their web site in May and at the moment are providing a spread of digital occasions, from educational seminars, digital coffees with senior leaders throughout the CJS, shows, Q&As, and apply workshops.
They even have common contributions to a visitor weblog, together with these written by individuals with lived expertise of the CJS, and a collection of movies together with a digital tour of HMP Stafford throughout lockdown, led by Governor Ralph Lubkowski
The Insights crew is eager to make the expertise even greater and higher and would love to listen to your views, so if in case you have any concepts or want to contribute to InsightsOn-line indirectly, please contact them at [email protected]. You can observe them on Twitter (@hmppsinsights) for normal updates on occasions and blogs.
The vary of topics coated is spectacular.
Recent blogs have coated:
- Procedural Justice
- Domestic abuse in lockdown
- Peer help for older prisoners by means of lockdown
- Thinking otherwise about prison TV
- Supporting the households of prisoners sentenced to IPP
Forthcoming virtual events (bear in mind every little thing is free) embrace:
- How to start out a podcast
- Think your self into management
- Restorative justice in instances of sexual abuse
- Human Learning Systems
- Fearless public talking
Click beneath to look at the Insights video of the digital tour of HMP Stafford throughout lockdown.