Interested in becoming a Special?

 

If you're wanting to see what it's like to be a Special Constable, take a moment to watch our recruitment video or have a read of an interview with one of our Specials.

We encourage men and women from all backgrounds to join the Special Constabulary, as it is important that it is representative of the communities it serves.

You must be 18 years of age or over, able to work a minimum of 16 hours a month and be living, working or studying in the South Yorkshire area.  In addition, applications will be considered from those who live outside of the South Yorkshire area.

You must be honest, in good health and of good character.

You must either be a national of a country within the European Economic Area, or if not have leave to enter or remain in the UK free of restrictions.

We are interested in your potential, not paper qualifications. You must be able to speak and write clear English, as you will need to write short reports of incidents, write statements and may be asked to give evidence in court.

To apply for the Special Constabulary you can either attend a presentation evening(details below) or download ,complete and submit a hand written application form (see attached).

Please Note: We highly recommend that you attend a presentation evening, which will last approximately 60 minutes, as it will give you a greater insight in to the role of a Special Constable, the recruitment process and the training programme involved.  

Before you book on a presentation or complete an application form please ensure you read the guidelines to ensure you are eligible to apply.

To book on one of the below presentations please contact HR Shared Services on 0114 2197000, or by email to HRSharedservices@southyorks.pnn.police.uk.

PRESENTATION DATES

  • Thursday 21st August 2014 @ 6.00pm @ SYP Sports and Social Club, Niagara Road, Wadsley Bridge, Sheffield S6 1LU
  • Wednesday 17th September @ 6.00pm @ SYP Sports and Social Club, Niagara Road, Wadsley Bridge, Sheffield S6 1LU
  • Tuesday 23rd September 2014 @ 6:00pm @ Lifewise Centre, Unit 1 Kea Park Close, Hellaby Industrial Est. Rotherham S66 8LB
  • Wednesday 8th October 2014 @ 7.00pm @ Events Hall, The Hub, Doncaster College, Chappell Drive, Doncaster DN1 2RF
  • Wednesday 15th October @ 6.00pm @ SYP Sports and Social Club, Niagara Road, Wadsley Bridge, Sheffield S6 1LU
  • Monday 20th October 2014 @ 6:00pm @ Lifewise Centre, Unit 1 Kea Park Close, Hellaby Industrial Est. Rotherham S66 8LB
  • Wednesday 19th November 2014 @ 7.00pm @ Events Hall, The Hub, Doncaster College, Chappell Drive, Doncaster DN1 2RF

 

In addition the Special Constabulary will be at the following events, come and have a chat and meet Special Constables:

Rotherham Show @ Clifton Park @ 6th and 7th September 2014

 

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