7 Feb 2018

Full-Time Transferee Sergeant / Detective Sergeant

West Midlands Police – Posted by AdminLondon, England, United Kingdom

Job Description

Role: Experienced Sergeants (Transferring to West Midlands Police)

Can you see yourself working for one of the country’s leading forces? Are you looking for a new challenge?

This is your opportunity to transfer your skills and experience to West Midlands Police!

West Midlands Police is changing the face of policing, and you could be part of our major plans.

We are looking to recruit Substantive Sergeants and Detective Sergeants to fulfil force wide vacancies.


As the first level of supervision you will be responsible for maintaining the delivery of a range of diverse police services in difficult and challenges circumstances.

We have a huge range of opportunities available including Response, Investigations, Public Protection Unit and Neighbourhood Policing.
To be able to apply for this transfer opportunity you need to be a experienced Substantive Police Sergeant, any application form that does not meet this criteria will be declined upon submission. 


 Are You Eligible?

  • You need to be a British citizen or a citizen of a country that is a member of the European Economic Area or Switzerland, or a commonwealth citizen or foreign national who is resident in the UK and free from restrictions.
  • Ideally, you should not have a criminal record. If you have a conviction as an adult or juvenile it is unlikely that you will be suitable, but some minor offences and cautions may exclude you. 
  • You must not have tattoos on your hands, neck, forearms or face which could cause offence to members of the public or colleagues, or be considered lewd, garish or provocative. 
  • You must not be registered bankrupt with outstanding debts, have outstanding County Court Judgements against you, or be subject to a current Individual Voluntary Arrangement (IVA). 
  • You will need to be physically fit, and you will need to pass the job related fitness test. If you receive a conditional offer of employment or are placed into a pool of successful candidates to whom it is intended a conditional offer will be made when a position arises, you will undergo a medical screening. You will also need to meet the minimum eyesight standards for corrected (glasses or contact lenses) and uncorrected vision. For more information go to www.policecouldyou.co.uk
  • You will need to pass all Force vetting checks.
  • You will need to have reached a minimum academic level of NVQ level 3.
You will need to be able to demonstrate skills in at least one of the following areas:-
  • Languages
  • Investigative skills (Initial Crime Investigators Development Program – PIP level 2)
  • Intelligence gathering skills
  • I.T technical skills
  • Working in partnership with organisations and communities
  • It is desirable that applicants are able to drive

West Midlands Police is currently only considering transfer applications at the rank of Police Sergeant (including Detective Sergeant qualified).
West Midlands will consider applications from re-joiners who left the service less than 5 years ago at the time of appointment. If you left the service more than 5 years ago then we would welcome your application through our external recruitment process.

Please do not apply as a transferee or re-joiner if you already have an active application with another force.

Closing Date: Ongoing
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Job Categories: Police. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: officer, police, uk, and West Midlands Police. Salary: 20,000 - 40,000.

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