The Department of Justice is seeking to appoint two Board members to the Police Rehabilitation and Retraining Trust (PRRT)

Do you want to play your part in helping the Police Rehabilitation and Retraining Trust to deliver new and healthier futures for retired and retiring Police officers?

The Department of Justice is seeking to appoint two Board members to the Police Rehabilitation and Retraining Trust (PRRT). 

The PRRT supports police officers planning to retire from service, or those who have already retired from the Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) or the Royal Ulster Constabulary GC (RUC GC) and provides services to the wider Justice family, including the Northern Ireland Prison Service.  The PRRT is an Executive Non-Departmental Public Body of the Department of Justice.  Two Board members will be appointed for a term of up to four years, beginning in September 2022.  Board members will be expected to share the values of the PRRT and represent the organisation at a variety of events.

Board Members

Board members of PRRT will ensure the objectives of the organisation are achieved.  They will also decide on the appropriate disbursement of funds and the funding of services commensurate with PRRT’s objectives.  Board Members will be required to commit to a minimum of one day per month to PRRT business.  The remuneration for the position is currently £5,000 per annum.

We particularly welcome applications from women, people under the age of 40, ethnic minorities and people with a disability who are currently under-represented on the PRRT Board.

Essential criteria

All applicants must meet the following essential criteria:  Building Effective Relationships; Financial Understanding and Oversight of Performance; Change Management; and Strategic Thinking.

Further information and application pack can be downloaded direct from:

By emailing:

By telephoning:   028 9052 0037 or 028 9052 6496

Or by writing to:   PRRT Competition 2022, Department of Justice, Policing Policy & Strategy Division, Room A4.15, Block A, Castle Buildings, Stormont Estate, Belfast, BT4 3SG.


It is anticipated that interviews will be held on 11, 12, 17 and 18 May 2022.

Candidate information packs and application forms can be provided in alternative formats and applicants requiring assistance will be facilitated on request.

Equality of Opportunity

The Department of Justice is committed to the principles of public appointments based on merit with independent assessment, openness and transparency of process.  The Department is committed to providing equality of opportunity for all applicants. Applications are welcomed regardless of age, gender, disability, marital status, religion, ethnic origin, political opinion, sexual orientation or whether or not you have dependants.  In keeping with the NICS Policy on Equality, Diversity and Inclusion, we would also welcome applications from those not currently serving on public bodies.