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Police Constable
Durham Constabulary’s Police Constables recruitment process has commenced, hard copy application forms will now be accepted!
 
In order to apply you will need to download all of the documents in the below links and return the completed Application form together with the Police Constable Candidate Registration form – V3 either by hand to Main Reception, Force Headquarters, during office hours only or by post to HR  Services, Durham Constabulary, Police Headquarters Aykley Heads, Durham, DH1 5TT.  Office hours are Monday to Friday 7.45 a.m. to 5.15 p.m.  Please ensure you have the correct postage on the envelope.
 
Applications should only be returned to Force Headquarters and must not be returned to any other police stations.
 
The pre application notice to candidates form should also be completed and returned ONLY if reasonable adjustments or accommodations are required.
 
The submission deadline for applications is 5pm on Friday 25th January 2019, only the first 800 applications will be considered. If we receive 800 applications prior to the Friday 25th January 2019 no further forms will be accepted and the advert will be closed and the website updated accordingly.
      
Please note that hard copy application forms will NOT be available from HR Services, Headquarters Main Reception or from any Police Stations, they are ONLY available via download from our website.
 
To be eligible to apply applicants must possess the following qualifications / experience;
 
  1. a level 3 qualification, within the meaning of section 3 of the Education and Skills Act 2008 e.g. City & Guilds Level III/ A Levels/or BTEC National in a relevant subject or an approved equivalent.
  2. Further information regarding the relevancy of equivalent qualifications is available from the OfQual website at http://ofqual.gov.uk/help-and-advice/comparing-qualifications/
 or 
  1. a policing qualification approved by the Sector Skills Council for the Justice Sector (Certificate of Knowledge in Policing – CKP)
             or
2 years’ service as a Special Constable and also have attained Independent Patrol Status, performing minimum hours (16 hours per month average) at the time of application.
            or
2  years’ service as a Community Support Officer designated under section 38 of the Police Reform Act 2002 at the time of application.
            or
2 years’ service in a police staff role which is considered by the chief officer to prepare a person for service as a member of a police force.  In Durham these roles are;
·         CET File Builder
·         Detention Officer
·         Call Handler / Dispatcher
·         Investigative Officer
·         CSI
·         Front Counter Clerk
 
Tattoos
 
It is Durham Constabulary's Policy that if someone is applying for what is a public facing role and they have tattoos which can’t be covered by normal work clothes/standard uniform apparel, the practical effect is that they are likely to be prevented from passing the ‘paper sift’ at the application stage. 
 
Driving Licence
 
Candidates must possess a full current clean Driving Licence at the point of application.
 
The first stage following receipt of your application documents will be an internal sift, following which you will receive written notification confirming the outcome of this stage. If successful you will be invited to a SEARCH Assessment Centre which will be held Monday 8th April to Thursday 18th April 2019.  An individual’s overall assessment centre score will determine whether they will then proceed to the final interview stage of the recruitment process.  Interviews will be held at Police Headquarters  May 2019.
 
Please direct any queries to HR Services on 0191 3752123 or human.resources@durham.pnn.police.uk.
 
Good luck
 
 
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Authorised Firearms Officer/ Trainer PC (Transferee)

Ref: E04

Location:              Spennymoor/ Tactical Training Centre, Urlay Nook

Salary:                  Between £25,586 -£39,150

Closing Date:       1st February 2019

 

Applicants must be qualified Police Constable AFO's who must be qualified ARV standard. Successful applicants must also possess a training qualification.

For more information on the role and to find out how to apply, click here.

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IT ENGINEER X 2 POSTS - BASED AT POLICE HQ, DURHAM

 (REF. 11/19 & 12/19)

Location:               Force HQ, Aykley Heads, Durham 

Salary:                  Senior 1, £29,289 - £31,995 per annum

Hours:                  37 per week, Monday to Friday

Job Type:             Permanent

Closing Date:       5pm on Friday 25th January 2019

For more information on the role and to find out how to apply click here

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CAREER GRADED JUNIOR DEVELOPER (BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE) - BASED AT POLICE HQ, DURHAM

(REF. 7/19)

Location:             Force HQ, Aykley Heads, Durham

Salary:                 Career Graded (Scale 5 - Scale 6)

                            Junior (Scale 5), £22,668 - £24,759 per annum 

Hours:                 37 per week, Monday to Friday

Job Type:             Permanent

Closing Date:      5pm on Friday 25th January 2019

 For more information on the role and to find out how to apply click here

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BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE DEVELOPER - BASED AT POLICE HQ, DURHAM

(REF. 8/19)

Location:            Force HQ, Aykley Heads, Durham

Salary:                Scale 6, £25,566 - £28,353 per annum

Hours:                37 per week, Monday to Friday

Job Type:           Permanent

Closing Date:     5pm on Friday 25th January 2019

For more information on the role and to find out how to apply, click here.

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CAREER GRADED JUNIOR DEVELOPER - BASED AT POLICE HQ, DURHAM

(REF. 9/19)

Location:           Force HQ, Aykley Heads, Durham 

Salary:               Career Graded (Scale 5 to Scale 6)

                         Junior (Scale 5) £22,668 - £24,030 per annum

Hours:               37 per week, Monday to Friday

Job Type:          Permanent

Closing Date:    5pm on Friday 25th January 2019

 For more information on the role and to find out how to apply click here 

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DEVELOPER - BASED AT POLICE HQ, DURHAM

(REF.10/19)

Location:          Force HQ, Aykley Heads, Durham

Salary:              Scale 6, £25,566 - £28,353 per annum

Hours:              37 per week, Monday to Friday

Job Type:         Permanent

Closing Date:    5pm on Friday 25th January 2019

 For more information on the role and to find out how to apply click here

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 Media Advisor - Police Headquarters, Aykley Heads, (Ref 17/19)

 

Job Type:                    Permanent

Salary:                         Scale 6 £25,566 to £28,353 per annum
 
Hours:                         37 hours per week
 
Location:                     Peterlee WarehousePolice HQ, Aykley Heads
 
Closing Date:              Friday 8th February 2019

 

 Please click here for further details and to find out how to apply.

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