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
To work at Cheshire Constabulary, you will also have to uphold
The Police Service Statement of Common Values.
Vacancies at Cheshire
Current job opportunities at Cheshire Constabulary
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
Like many other Forces, the Cheshire Constabulary has moved
towards requesting that those applying to become police officers,
do so with a professional qualification in
Policing, Law, and Investigation. This brings the police service in
line with other professions, such as teaching and health, where
those applying to join must have first completed the necessary
The Constabulary has joined with Chester University in offering
a two year Foundation degree course in
Policing, Law, and Investigation, with the option
of an additional third year to attain a BSc. All applicants will be
required to join the Special Constabulary to
achieve the required vocational skills to pass the course. The
course commences in September 2013 and full
details are available on the
University of Chester website.
For more information on the recruitment process and what it
takes to become a Police Officer in Cheshire visit our
Police Constables page.
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
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
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.