Letter Writer

Description:
To be a penpal to a prisoner

Location:
Home based

Accountable to:
Programmes Manager

Summary of tasks:

  • Writing regular letters to a prisoner that you have been matched with through Prison Fellowship

Skills/experience needed:

  • Sensitive
  • Non-judgemental
  • Regular commitment
  • Commitment to safeguarding and protecting vulnerable children/adults and a willingness to raise concerns where necessary

Training provided:

  • PF letter writing training event and manual. Ongoing training and support from the office

Main point of contact:

  • Programmes Manager and Programmes Administrator

Finance:
The role is unpaid but reasonable expenses will be paid

Availability:
No set time – must be able to commit to writing regularly but specific times to be agreed between letter writer and prisoner