Application Process

Police Staff

9 steps

1. Find the Special Constable opportunity in the right location for you.

2. Select ‘Apply’ at the bottom.

3. Complete and submit the online application.

4. Your application will be reviewed and assessed.

5. If you’re successful, you will be invited to an assessment centre.

6. Attend the assessment centre and take part in:

  • Competency Based Interview
  • Fitness test
  • Written Communication Test
  • Psychometric tests, which includes verbal reasoning and numerical computation.

7. If you meet our high standards, you will receive a conditional offer.

8. We will start your Pre-Employment checks once you have completed and submitted the relevant forms. These include:

  • Vetting
  • Medical
  • References

9. If you pass all our checks, you’ll receive a formal offer and a start date. (Please note BTP have an upper age limit of 57 on appointment for all Special Constables)