South Yorkshire Police - Constables, Sergeants and Inspectors (including Detectives)
Are you looking for a change of scenery and a new challenge?
South Yorkshire Police has exciting opportunities for constables, sergeants & inspectors in a number of roles including detectives, safeguarding, firearms, neighbourhood policing and response.
Repeatedly assessed as the most improved force in the country since 2016, SYP is continuing its trajectory and has ambitious plans for the future. To support our resurgence, and provide the public with the service they desire, we need to attract the very best candidates to support our existing officers and staff.
As a full-spectrum force, SYP offers a broader range of roles and fulfilment than might be available in other forces. The geography of South Yorkshire is also incredibly diverse, covering the city of Sheffield and neighbouring towns of Rotherham, Doncaster and Barnsley. In a few short miles, you can go from rugged and breath-taking countryside to vibrant urban areas, offering some of the UK’s best shopping, family attractions and nightlife.
SYP offer relocation and removal expenses up to a maximum of £8000, to transferring officers currently living outside of the force area and at least 50 miles from their permanent place of work.
In addition, successful transferees will receive a non-consolidated payment of £2000. (N/A if transferring on Promotion)
South Yorkshire Police welcomes applications from transferee officers who are currently serving with a Home Office police force and re-joiners who have previously served with a Home Office police force.
You can be the difference. Reflecting all of our communities is important to South Yorkshire Police, which is why we are looking for talented individuals to reflect the communities we serve.
If you would like to take the challenge and have what it takes to make a real difference to peoples’ lives, we want to hear from you.
Detective Constables, Sergeants and Inspectors must be PIP 2 accredited with relevant experience in the investigation of serious and complex crime.
Closing Date: Thursday 31st December 2021
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South Yorkshire Police – Road Crime Unit Constable
Applications are invited for the role of Road Crime Unit Constable.
Road Crime Unit (RCU) officers are pro-active and have a good working knowledge of the Force tasking process, crime trends, traffic legislation, national pursuit policies and resolution tactics and the national intelligence model.
Key areas of work include providing force-wide vehicle intercept capability, close links with the ANPR team and local intelligence cells, regional and national crime agencies and units, surveillance teams, regional road crime teams, participation in and leading on national road crime campaigns and links with other stakeholders. RCU officers provide cover and work on the strategic road network, provide support and assistance to local policing and to assist resilience support to RPG officers dealing with serious, life threatening and fatal collisions as and when required.
RCU Constables will provide:
- Vehicle intercept capability, pursuit management and prevention, pro-active road crime intervention, volume and serious crime prevention and detection, stolen vehicle identification and criminal investigation processes.
All new RCU Constables MUST hold a valid TPAC qualification. Officers unable to maintain this qualification will be transferred to other roles within the force.
We are seeking applicants who are Detective status (or similar level of investigative background) and who must be able to demonstrate a high level of pro-activity tackling of criminality, developing intelligence and high quality investigative capability, in addition to the above skills.
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South Yorkshire Police – Roads Policing Group Constables
South Yorkshire Police is rated as the most improved force in the Country for the third year running, currently rated as 4th out of 43.
Our trajectory is entirely positive, and we have ambitions plans for the future so if you want to be a part of our journey, we are looking to strengthen our great team through the recruitment of key specialist resources.
Our Roads Policing group (RPG) is looking for pro-active Officers, who have a good working knowledge of traffic legislation, the Force tasking process, and the national intelligence model.
The key areas of work include, providing force-wide road safety initiatives, participation in and leading on national road safety campaigns. RPG officers provide essential road crime function and a pursuit capability, as well as provide cover and work on the strategic road network. They also provide support and assistance to local policing. RPG officers deal with serious, life threatening and fatal collisions and work in partnership with key stakeholders.
All new RPG Constables will also carry out the Family Liaison Officer role following training.
RPG officers are required to complete and retain Tactical Pursuit and Containment authority.
For further information about the role, please contact: Insp. Craig Clifton on 01709 832602 / Insp. Jason Booth on 0114 2202892
SYP offer relocation and removal expenses up to a maximum of £8000, to transferring officers currently living outside of the force area and at least 50 miles from their permanent place of work. Successful transferees and re-joiners will also receive an additional, non-consolidated payment of £2000.
In addition, we offer workplace support including a positive health & wellbeing policy, reward leave along with a compassionate application of dependants leave.
Diversity & Inclusion:
South Yorkshire Police welcome applications from under-represented communities. For further information on diversity and inclusion within South Yorkshire Police, please visit the diversity and inclusion page:
Wednesday 30th June 2021
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South Yorkshire Police – Public Order Trainer
Applications are sought for a Public Order Trainer Constable.
Applications are sought from current Public Order Trainers who have completed the National Tactical Trainers Course and hold a minimum of the Level 3 Award in Education and Training qualification.
The role holder will act as a public order trainer responsible for the development, design and delivery of all aspects of public order training for the force. This will include Level 2 and 3 PSU, Method of Entry, CBRN, PRT and PLT in accordance with legislation, national standards and force policy.
Public Order Trainers will be trained as Public Order Tactical Advisors.
The role holder will attain a Level 4 Certificate in Education and Training.
The role holder will attain the assessor qualification in order to oversee assessment processes.
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