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Here you can find more than 500 posts tracking every major development in probation since 2011. You can trace the rise and fall of Transforming Rehabilitation, see the latest performance figures and explore new practice developments. If you’re looking for something in particular, try the search box below.

How to be a good probation officer

This is @ZoeStaffsGMPT sixth post in an ongoing series about her life and learning as a probation officer.   What is a good probation officer? Now that’s a million

Probation Firsts

This is @ZoeStaffsGMPT 5th post in an ongoing series about her life and learning as a probation officer.   Firsts There’s a first time for everything – especially when

The Usual Suspects

This is @ZoeStaffsGMPT 4th post in an ongoing series about her life and learning as a probation officer. When I was thinking what next to blog, I asked my

@ZoeStaffsGMPT: Why I tweet (WIT#2)

@ZoeStaffsGMPT is a well-known probation tweeter, admired for her commitment to her work and the dryness of her wit – she has written movingly about

Probation steps out of the shadows

I have long advocated the use of social media in general and Twitter in particular as a way for public services to raise awareness of what

The Probation Officer’s Toolkit

This is @ZoeStaffsGMPT third post in an ongoing series about her life and learning as a probation officer. I’ve noticed there’s a few new or aspiring probation

Being on Probation

 I’m delighted to host this post from @ZoeStaffsGMPT reflecting on her ten years as a practising probation officer. If you like it, you might like

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