999/101 Call Handler and Dispatcher
Your voice could make a difference...
Call Handlers and Dispatchers play a key role in the front line response for members of the public.
As a 999/101 Call Handler and Dispatcher (also called Communications Officer), based at the Force Control Room in Maidstone, you'll help to provide first class service to the people of Kent, answering emergency and non-urgent calls and making decisions to determine the most appropriate response. As a Dispatcher you'll deploy police officers to attend routine incidents or deal with real life emergencies.
- Starting salary - £18,882 (full time)
- Once competent in a role - £20,514
- Once competent in both roles - £23,346
Excellent training and support
Maximum working of 4 consecutive shifts (full time only)
Competitive salary with progression opportunities
Staff benefits and rewards