From 2015, all offenders who enter prison, even if just for a few days, must serve 12 months under supervision in the community. The new approach will see a change in the existing Probation Service and a far greater role for private and voluntary sector organisations which are to be paid by results. Essex Probation’s Director of Finance and Performance Debbie Came is working with cloud-based accounting solution Aqilla to prepare her systems for reform.