We need to dress in a way that keeps us safe and is not seen as provocative by residents. For example, scarves, necklaces, etc. could be grabbed by a resident and unsuitable footwear might risk us tripping on stairways.
There are some very long and high sets of stairs within the prison (as you can see from this photo) and you may be surprised just how far you have to walk during your shift.
Volunteers are required to adhere to the same dress code as non-uniformed members of staff.
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