Police Officer – Special Constables – Cheshire

Part Time
  • Chester, UK
  • Post Date: December 14, 2018
  • Apply Before: December 31, 2019
Job Description

Do you have the drive and ambition to represent your local Police Force?

Do you have a burning desire to diffuse the fear of crime through serving and protecting the communities you live in?

Do you aspire to be a role model for the diverse communities of Cheshire?

If you have answered yes to the above then the role of Special Constable could be for you!
Cheshire is currently recruiting for individuals to join the Special Constabulary as a Special Constable.

Special Constables are volunteers who work with and support Cheshire Constabulary to achieve the Force priorities and objectives. Special Constables come from all walks of life, we currently have: teacher, taxi drivers, accountants and secretaries all working for the Special Constabulary.

As a Special Constable, you are required to volunteer a minimum of 4 hours a week to Cheshire Constabulary. You will be a vital link between the regular police force and the local community.

Once you have completed training, you have the same powers as regular officers and wear the same uniform.

Joining the Special Constabulary opens up a world of opportunity for personal and professional advancement. Undergoing the training and then undertaking patrols makes a welcome break from day-to-day life, bringing excitement and challenge with every day you volunteer.

In order to apply for this fantastic opportunity click “apply now” below. Please ensure that you complete and attach the below Expression of Interest Form. We will not progress with your application unless your completed Expression of Interest Form is attached.

Under positive action we will be running the Insight Programme sessions to support candidates with the application process.

Insight Programme:

The introduction of this course is to provide potential officers and staff with an insight into Cheshire Constabulary. It will enable each individual to not only learn more about the force and how it works but aims to improve their confidence and provide an awareness of skills and techniques in relation to the recruitment process.

If you are interested in receiving further support via the Insight Programme then please contact us on; corporate.hr.admin.team@cheshire.pnn.police.uk

For further details ; https://www.cheshire.police.uk/jobs/insight-programme/

Reasonable Adjustments & Accommodations:

It is important that you consider at an early stage of the process if you would like to request arrangements that will assist you in completing the selection process. For example, in relation to disability, dyslexia, learning difficulties, pregnancy, injury etc. Any requests for reasonable adjustments will be considered and arranged where possible. This information will be treated with the utmost confidence.

If you require any support or further information please email mfss.resourcing@cheshire.pnn.police.uk at the earliest opportunity