Kent Police

Recruitment open. Are you good with people and passionate about helping others? Could you be #MoreThanTheBadge?

Kent Police aims to be an employer of choice, developing a workforce which reflects the diversity of our communities – attracting the best talent from the widest pool of people.

In Kent Police we are served by brave, committed and conscientious officers and staff. Keeping people safe is what motivates us to walk towards danger, but we’ve also got a responsibility to protect and serve the communities of Kent. A career in policing is both challenging and rewarding.

We like, where possible, to recruit local people, with local knowledge, so we can increasingly reflect the wonderfully diverse communities we serve. We know that valuing individual difference will enable us to identify the widest pool of candidates from the widest mix of cultures, approaches and thinking.

As a police constable you will be responsible for upholding the law, responding to calls for assistance and protecting people from harm using a range of sworn powers in line with organisational standards.

Are you good at problem solving and negotiating?

Are you good with people and passionate about helping others? 

If you’re looking for a career where no two days are ever the same, then this could be the role for you.

Join our Kent Police team as a police officer and you’ll receive a starting salary of £23,855 with the potential to rise to £40,002 within your first 7 years. Note: these figures include a yearly £2,000 South East allowance.