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Are you good with people and passionate about helping others? 

Could you be #MoreThanTheBadge?


The role of a Police Constable can be demanding but it's that variety which makes it one of the most rewarding jobs around. 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. 

Join #TeamKent as a police officer and you'll receive a starting salary of £24,077, rising to £40,382 within your first 7 years.

Note: these figures include a yearly £2,000 South East allowance. You’ll also receive 1% bonus payment until 31st August 2018.

what to expect

Am I eligible to apply?

Requirements to become a Police Officer:

If you're eligible to apply take a look at our recruitment process to find out your next steps.

There are other opportunities for you to join Kent Police if you aren't eligible for the PC role, with opportunities within our Special Constabulary and Force Control Room.

Before you apply

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Make sure you've read the job specification and competencies framework before starting your application.

If you could be #MoreThanTheBadge then complete your application now:-

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