Police Officer

We are open for registration until Midnight on Monday 12 November 2018.

Registration will enable you to apply for our next two Police Officer assessment centres.

These will take place on the following dates -

Assessment Centre 1 - Saturday 23 March 2019 or Sunday 24 March 2019


Assessment Centre 2 – Saturday 18 May 2019 or Sunday 19 May 2019

The deadline for registration is Midnight on Monday 12 November 2018.

For Devon and Cornwall Police Staff, PCSOs and Specials ONLY please read the ‘Notes for Guidance – Internal Applicants’ carefully and use the link supplied on the JOB pages of SharePoint to register your interest.

For all other applicants please read the ‘Notes for Guidance – External Applicants’ and then click HERE to complete the registration and eligibility stage.

Process dates are as follows -

Registration, Realistic Job Preview and completion of Eligibility Screen - Opens at Midday on Monday 5 November 2018 and closes at Midnight Monday 12 November 2018

Behavioural Styles Questionnaire - From Midday Tuesday 13 November 2018 - Midnight Tuesday 20 November 2018

Situational Judgement Test - From Midday Wednesday 21 November 2018 - Midnight Wednesday 28 November 2018

Application Form link sent to successful applicants by email – From Midday on Thursday 29 November 2018

Closing date for completed applications - Midday Friday 14 December 2018

Devon and Cornwall Police is committed to fairness towards all members of the community. We need people with a range of skills and experiences from a mixture of backgrounds to help us deliver excellence in local policing across Devon, Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. We welcome and encourage applications from all of the diverse groups from within our communities.

We would especially like to hear from people with fluency in languages represented across our two counties. The most common languages spoken in Devon and Cornwall are:-

Polish, Lithuanian, Romanian, Russian Bulgarian, Mandarin/Cantonese, Arabic, Bengali, Kurdish Sorani, Turkish and Slovakian.

A huge variety of roles are carried out by Police Constables and it is an incredibly challenging and rewarding job. We look for dedicated, positive and empathetic people to fill vacancies throughout Devon and Cornwall. As a Police Constable you would work closely with the community and undertake activities to tackle crime and disorder at a local level.

Please make sure you meet all of the essential criteria set out within this document. If you do not meet the criteria then regrettably you will not be considered for the role of Constable.

It is particularly important that you meet the following essential criteria *

  • All applicants must be aged 18 years or over.
  • All applicants must have achieved a standard of education equivalent to ‘A’ Level or meet the published criteria as a PCSO or Special Constable
  • All applicants must hold a full manual EU driving licence upon registering

Thank you for your interest in joining Devon and Cornwall Police.

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