▪ Must be a Ghanaian citizen by birth with no criminal record.
▪ Must possess a first Degree not below a Second Class Lower from an accredited university, and the relevant professional qualification where it has been specified.
▪ Must have completed his/her National Service.
▪ Must be computer Literate.
▪ Must be of a minimum age of 21 and not more than 35 years by 31st December, 2016.
▪ Must be physically and medically fit by the Prisons Service standards.
▪ Must be of good character, have ability to work under pressure and difficult environment
▪ Must not be bonded.
▪ Must have a minimum height of 1.67metres (5ft 6inches) for Males and 1.57 metres (5ft 2inches) for Female.
▪Must have six credits. (Not less than C6) including Core English, Core Mathematics and Core Science at WASSCE/SSSCE.