Reliance Custodial Services, which operates the Prisoner Escort Contract on behalf of the Scottish Government, has appointed Estelle Trainer (left) as Assistant Director of Operations Scotland.
She said: “Reliance is very customer and people focussed business, and I hope to use my experience in that area to further develop our current services and identify new opportunities where we can serve the Scottish public.”
Estelle previously worked as BT’s Senior Operations Manager running their Global Services IT Desk, and before that held an equally senior post with BSkyB. She will report to Denise McGuigan the company’s Director of Operations, Scotland.
Reliance Custodial Services is based in East Kilbride, and employs 700 staff throughout Scotland with responsibility for transporting around 16,000 prisoners a month between Scotland’s courts, prisons and police custody units. Its sister company in Scotland, Reliance Security employs 850 people providing manned, mobile and electronic security services.