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Special Constable

Job Ref:Special Constable
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Hours  A minimum of 16 hours per month

Specials constables come from all walks of life and volunteer their spare time for a minimum of 16 hours a month. They are highly trained and play an essential role in preventing, reducing and tackling crime.

Working as part of our Community Policing Teams, you'll help to serve and protect our diverse communities across Wiltshire and Swindon. 

You'll deal with different situations every day, working with the public in a role that makes a real difference to the local community.

Recruitment timetable


Recruitment open: Monday 25 March 2019

Online registration and eligibility open: Monday 25 March 2019 until 12 noon on Tuesday 16 April 2019 

Online Behavioural Styles Questionnaire: Monday 22 April 2019 until 11.55pm on Sunday 28 April 2019

Online Situational Judgement Test:  Monday 29 April 2019 until 11.55pm  on Sunday 5 May 2019

Information Evening (by invitation only to successful applicants): Thursday 6 June 2019

Applications: will be emailed following the information evening.  

Job related fitness test and Assessment day (by invitation only to successful applicants): Saturday 6 July 2019 and Sunday 7 July 2019

Vetting & reference checks: Ongoing after assessment day

Medical assessments: Ongoing after assessment day

Training: Monday 7 October 2019

Closing Date Tuesday 16 April 2019 

Candidates are encouraged to read all supplemental documents provided here prior to completing their application.

To apply: please start the application process by completing the online registration and eligibility checks.