Cheshire Constabulary

Police Constable Degree Apprenticeship


Cheshire Constabulary

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Annual wage £24,177.00
40.0 hours per week Police officers work shifts, the pattern usually consists of early, late, night, bank holidays and weekend shifts. This may vary depending upon where you are posted.
duration: 3 years
start: 2 March 2020
Degree(level 6)
Police Constable (apprenticeship standard)
30 positions available
22 September 2019 (application closing date)
Are you thinking of going to University but not sure that the traditional route is right for you? Do you have an interest in the police service? This exciting new route into policing will enable you to become an operational Police Officer whilst studying a Degree in Professional Policing Practice at the University of Chester.


What you will do in your working day

No two day are the same when working as a Police Officer.

One day you might be patrolling the streets, the next gathering information as part of a major investigation and another participating in lectures and seminars at the University of Chester.

The training you will be getting

  • BA Hons Professional Policing Practice.
  • 25 week initial training period to include induction and personal safety training.
  • Thereafter a blend of classroom sessions, coaching and mentoring, practical training and the most valuable learning tool of all, actually doing the job!


What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Once have completed the apprenticeship and you have passed the probationary period you will have the opportunity to progress through the ranks and/or specialise in an area of policing that interests you most, dependent on the vacancies available in the force.


Skills Required

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience, Physical fitness

Qualifications Required

A Level or equivalent Any Subject (Grade Pass) Desired
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