Working for Cheshire Constabulary

Someone who serves in Cheshire Constabulary joins an organisation with a proud and formidable history and would be expected to maintain the high esteem in which the public holds the Force.

To work at Cheshire Constabulary, you will also have to uphold the Police Service Statement of Common Values.

Vacancies at Cheshire Constabulary.

Current job opportunities at Cheshire Constabulary

Police Staff

Cheshire Constabulary are one of the biggest employers in the county, with around 1,900 support staff roles. You would be surprised at the different types of roles available. Please visit our Police Staff pages for more information.

Police Constable

Cheshire Constabulary has a need to recruit a number of Police Constables across the force area during 2014 and 2015. The recruitment window for Police Constable applications will open from Monday 12th May 2014 and will close on Sunday 25th May 2014

The Cheshire Constabulary police recruitment & awareness seminar on Wednesday 30th April 2014 at Police Headquarters in Winsford is now fully booked. At this stage we are not looking to hold any further seminars prior to the Police Constable recruitment process, however there will be documents and information from the seminar made available at a later date.

Cheshire Constabulary is committed to ensuring that it attracts the highest calibre of people, from as diverse a range of background as possible, as police constables. Therefore, in line with the College of Policing’s recommended minimum eligibility criterion, Cheshire Constabulary will only accept application forms from people who have attained the Certificate in Knowledge of Police (CKP) as a minimum qualification from an accredited provider. Applicants may also have attained a Foundation Degree in Policing, Law and Investigation or we may also consider a professional related policing qualification that exceeds the minimum requirement of CKP.

Cheshire Constabulary is fully supportive of equality & diversity and strives to employ a workforce which is representative of the communities which it serves. Applicants are welcomed from all underrepresented groups and support will be made available throughout the recruitment process, please email any questions you may have in relation to equality & diversity or any reasonable adjustments you may need to

For the information of those who are considering making an application, when the recruitment window is opened applications must be completed via the e-recruitment system and all applicants must upload their relevant qualification to meet the eligibility criteria. However, if you do not have regular access to a computer then please contact MFSS Resourcing on 01606 362248 Option 3.

Cheshire Constabulary also has a number of Staff Support Networks available to all staff. The networks available are listed in the attached information leaflet.

Applicants are requested not to phone any emergency number in order to request application forms, or for any query in relation to this process.

Police Community Support Officer

The current window for PCSO recruitment across Cheshire is now closed. Those interested in a career as a PCSO with Cheshire should keep in touch by watching the Constabulary website for further information. In the mean time you may be interested in applying for the Special Constabulary. Please see the Special Constabulary section on this website.

Special Constabulary

In Cheshire, we have over 400 people who have converted their spare time into action by becoming a Special Constable. They get involved in a wide range of operational duties - patrolling city centres, visiting crime hot spots and helping regular officers in a variety of activities. Find out more in our Special Constabulary pages.

Police Support Volunteer

Police Support Volunteers provide assistance and support to the Neighbourhood Policing Teams, promoting vital links between the organisation and the community it serves. To find out more and the vacancies available, please visit our Police Support Volunteers pages.

You can also get involved through the Band of the Cheshire Constabulary. You do not have to be a member of Cheshire Constabulary to join.

The Museum of Policing in Cheshire is also run on a voluntary basis.

Equal Opportunities

Cheshire Constabulary is an equal opportunities employer and wants to have a workforce representative of the communities that we police and serve. To find out more, please visit our Equal Opportunities pages.