Police Officers - Special Constables - Cheshire Constabulary
Do you have what it takes to respond to 999 calls, investigate reports of crime and ensure public safety? If so being a Special Constable could be the ideal role for you! Special Constables are volunteer police officers who work alongside regular police officers. Specials wear the same uniform, carry the same equipment and carry the same powers as regular police officers.
If you are looking to make a difference as well as experiencing excitement and challenge, this role can open up a world of opportunity for you. Being part of the Special Constabulary is a great chance to give something back to the community and help provide protection and support to those who live in Cheshire.
Our Special Constables come from all walks of life, we currently haves teachers, taxi drivers, accountants and secretaries all working for the Special Constabulary and representing the Force. The role offers a variety of policing work so there’s always something that will suit your interests. You will learn new skills, develop new friendships and there is the opportunity for promotion within the Special Constabulary ranks.
As a Special Constable, you are required to volunteer a minimum of 4 hours a week and you can work these hours flexibly to suit you. This time will provide you with unique life experiences and equip you with invaluable skills.
As a Special Constable you will be a vital part of the policing family. Join us and you can make a real difference!
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 as a supporting document
**Please note we will not be able to progress with your application unless your completed Expression of Interest Form is attached.**
A number of employers have signed up to the Employer Supported Policing scheme. ESP is an initiative that encourages business and police to work together to support staff in becoming part of the Special Constabulary. For more information see our Employer Supported Policing page: https://www.cheshire.police.uk/jobs/special-constables/employer-supported-policing/
Under positive action we will be running the Insight Programme sessions to support candidates with the application process.
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.”
For further details: https://www.cheshire.police.uk/jobs/insight-programme/