HMP Gartree

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HMP Gartree is a Cat B lifer prison which houses just over 700 life sentence prisoners.

The education dept. offers a wide range of courses which include Functional Skills maths and English and ESOL, a wide range of GCSE’s, Peer Mentoring and a good suite of both Art and ICT qualifications that include Web design and E-image. NVQ’s in Catering and Sport qualifications are also delivered with excellent facilities and ”hands on” experience in the Flavours staff restaurant.

They are a small department who are passionate about their learners, strive for quality, and believe they can help change lives through learning. HMP Gartree have successful working relationships with all the other agencies in the prison who value their contribution to the lifer journey and beyond.


Gallow Field Road, Leicestershire LE16 7RP