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Depends on the role, a police officer averages at 40, with shifts this can mean 60+ some weeks, less others.

Answered 21 June 2018

There are various checks they have to do, because all the information they have is confidential.

Answered 17 April 2018

Have examples in mind of performance you have achieved. Each question will require a different example so you'll a bank of 5 to 10 to draw the most relevant one for the question asked.
Be smart

Don't lie, you'll be interviewed by people who are used to being lied to

Be polite

Remember, they want you to do well as well

Answered 23 August 2019

Great place to work, relaxed and brilliant team work

Answered 19 July 2020

Belittling and bullying by management, but I’m on victim.

Answered 19 January 2020

Depending on the role applied for, there will be an application form and an interview as a minimum, there will also be a requirement for vetting.

Answered 10 May 2019

Bullying and not to be trusted.

Answered 28 November 2018

Like any other interview. Around 5 questions where you give real examples of what you've achieved. Not difficult if you have life experience. More difficult if you're straight out of Uni so try volunteering or part time working before coming into the police.

Answered 23 August 2019

I applied for the role of Police community support officer by completing an application form, which led to a assessment process and an interview. After approx 6 years in this area i applied internally and was accepted for my current role.

Answered 10 May 2019

Most questions are application based and focus on your answers provided on the forms. Usually you will be asked to provide experiential examples on certain achievements or challenges. These can be work related or personal circumstances.

Answered 2 September 2019
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