Police Sergeant

Posted on 2nd Jun 2021
Port of Dover Police
Port of Dover Police

Police Sergeant

Do you have what it takes to make a difference at one of Europe's busiest transport hubs, to lead a team dedicated to providing and open, safe and secure environment for our communities in a fast paced, dynamic environment with unique challenges ahead then please read on.

We are looking for somebody to lead a team of Police Officers working in a unique Policing environment. This will be working a shift pattern involving days and nights.


Experience required:

• Be able to deliver on policing priorities, discharge the responsibilities of a Police Officer whilst contributing to the commercial success of the Port of Dover

• Be able to deliver on the vision of the Port of Dover with other strategic partners within the Port environment through effective partnership working

• You will be allocated portfolios of responsibility to ensure efficient working practices in support of the Police Force and the commercial interests of the Port of Dover

• Be supportive to the Chief Inspector in the development of staff

• Be able to achieve vetting to SC level


Skills and Qualifications:

• You must be a substantive Sergeant having qualified through a College of Policing national approved assessment process

• You must be able to demonstrate previous success in operational police management at the rank of Sergeant

• You should have experience of Policing in crowded spaces and / or a counter terrorism protective security background

• You must be innovative to undertake advanced planning and subsequent delivery

• You must be driven by a desire to break new ground and succeed with your team

• You must be able to demonstrate creativity, energy and problem solving abilities.

These are essential elements of this role.



• 28 days annual leave

• Free parking

• Generous contributory pension scheme

• Discretionary bonus scheme

• Private Health Care

• Life assurance


Please send a CV and covering letter outlining your salary expectation to the email address below. For more information and to apply contact recruitment@doverport.co.uk

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