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£24,805 to £26,925 Per year Scale 3 £24,805 that includes allowances of 23.3%. This moves to Scale 4 £26,925 that includes allowances of 23.3% on successful completion of Level 4
12 October 2022 10:03:00
Closing Date:
23 December 2022 17:00:00

Durham Constabulary is one of the top-performing police forces in the UK.

Are you a driven, determined, and exceptional communicator with a passion to support your local community?

If so, an exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Local Policing Command asPoliceCommunity Support Officers, you will provide reassurance and support to local communities and will do everything in your power to assist the police and partnership organisations in tackling issues like public nuisance.  You will provide effective and timely support services in order that operational Police Officers are free to focus on the demands of changing policing priorities.

Durham Constabulary is an equal opportunities employer and boasts generous terms and conditions of employment including:

  • Minimum of 26 days annual leave rising to 31 days after five years continuous service plus bank holidays. Pro rata for part time posts.

  • A defined benefit pension scheme (career average) with death in service benefit.

  • Flexible working arrangements including flexi-time and occasional remote/home working.

  • Onsite café serving fresh food daily and employee kitchen facilities.

  • Access to a range of high street discount services e.g Blue Light Card

  • Secure on-site parking and are located close to the local bus and train services.

  • Interest free loans

  • Access to a range of Health and Wellbeing services including an Employee Assistance programme.


Anticipated start date of May 2023.

If you are successful for assessment centre, please note these will take place from 3rd January 2023 – 3rd February 2023.

Qualifications / Experience Test

Applicants must have 4 ‘O’ levels/ GCSEs including English Language or Literature (Grade A, B, or C) or a recognised equivalent qualification.

Successful candidates will be required to provide copies of all relevant qualifications.

How to apply

For further information please view the Job Description

Please download and complete the Police Staff Application Form Pers 198

Completed application forms should be returned to

Hard copy applications forms and CVs will not be accepted.

For application guidance notes please click here

Candidates will be contacted by email in relation to their application so are advised to check Spam/Junk email folders for email updates.

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