Cheshire Constabulary is proud to offer a benefits package that provides a range of opportunities and options for all.
Identity Card Discounts
All staff and officers can claim discounts using their Force Identity card at a number of outlets such as:
- Domino's Pizza
- Vue Cinema
- Frankie and Benny's
- Pizza Hut.
The Force operates a salary sacrifice Childcare voucher scheme through Kiddivouchers.
Childcare vouchers are a Government initiative aimed at helping working parents by allowing them to receive up to £243 a month of childcare vouchers from their employer, free of tax and National Insurance.
Maternity Leave and Pay
In addition to the statutory provision for maternity leave and pay, all members of staff who meet the eligibility criteria, are entitled to enhanced maternity benefits.
Achieving Cheshire Excellence (ACE) Awards
Cheshire Constabulary is recognising the importance of staff contribution with the Achieving Cheshire Excellence awards (ACE).
Employees have the opportunity to nominate someone they work with who they think is ACE in their world.
Someone who deserves recognition - unsung heroes, people who go above and beyond; they can even vote for volunteers or members of the public who they think have been invaluable to the Force or community.
The WOW Awards are run by an independent organisation which hosts an annual gala event in London. Members of the public will be able to nominate any member of staff who provides a quality service for a local WOW Award.
Long Service Awards
All Police Staff who have achieved 20 years' service with Cheshire Constabulary (this can include previous relevant service) are recognised for their long service through the receipt of a certificate.
As part of the Performance Development Review (PDR) process members of staff receive regular feedback and one to ones with their line manager.
Staff Support Networks
The Constabulary offers employees a range of support networks that they can sign up to once employed; these networks Provide staff and officers support by sharing information and experience.
Cheshire Constabulary is an inclusive organisation that strives to support all staff members.
The following support network groups are available to all members of staff:
- Cheshire Constabulary Minority & Ethnic Group
- Cheshire Women's Network
- Christian Police Association
- Cheshire Chaplaincy Team
- Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender
- Police Federation
- Police Superintendents Association of England and Wales (PSAEW).