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Police officer - new recruits

Are you good at problem solving and negotiating?

Are you good with people and passionate about helping others? 


The role of a Police Constable can be demanding but highly rewarding. Every day, presents a new challenge, you'll deal with different situations ensuring public order is maintained, at all times.

You'll be responsible for protection of life and property as well as prevention and detection of crime. Working as part of a close team, you’ll help to serve and protect the diverse communities and businesses of Kent. So, if you’re looking for a diverse and fast paced career, then this could be the role for you. 

Join Kent Police as a police officer and you'll receive a starting salary of £23,858 with the potential to rise to £40,001 within your first 7 years. Note: these figures include a yearly £2,000 South East allowance.

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