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Police Officers

Police Officer (Transfer of Assessment Centre Scores) Recruitment

Based at: Gwent Police, Forcewide

Gwent Police are accepting transfer of Police SEARCH Assessment Centre results, to recruit new probationer Constables.

The criteria for transferring your results is as follows:

  • You must have attended a Police Assessment centre with a Home Office Force (national SEARCH process).
  • You must have sat your assessment centre within the last 12 months (i.e. not prior to March 2016).
  • Your assessment centre pass must be an overall score of 50% or above. (Please note all minimum scores must have also been achieved).
  • Candidates must hold a full manual driving licence, prior to an offer letter being issued.

Please send a copy of your official SEARCH feedback and a copy of your driving license to: [email protected]

Police Staff

We are looking for a new team member to provide HR support including monitoring HR Policies and Procedures, undertaking recruitment and selection, job evaluation, research and analysis activities and providing general HR Advice and guidance in support of departmental objectives.

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Location Vantage Point, Cwmbran
Salary £24,813 - £26,535
Hours 37 hours
Closing date8/11/2017

 

Gwent has beautiful surroundings and is within easy access of the motorway (M4) plus many other benefits including:

Free Parking

Free Gym Facilities (at selected police sites)

Effective well-being package

Enhanced maternity/paternity and adoption pay

Childcare Voucher scheme

Incremental pay scales increases

Subsidised eye test

Employer matched contributory pension scheme

 

 

We are looking for a new member of the team to coordinate, deliver and develop Gwent Police’s digital training capability, to ensure staff have the knowledge and skills required to deliver an effective service to the public in an ever changing digital policing landscape

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LocationVantage Point, Cwmbran 
Salary£30,180 - £31,938
Hours37 hours per week
Closing Date01/11/2017 at 12 noon

Gwent has beautiful surroundings and is within easy access of the motorway (M4) plus many other benefits including:

Free Parking

Free Gym Facilities (at selected police sites)

Effective well-being package

Enhanced maternity/paternity and adoption pay

Childcare Voucher scheme

Incremental pay scales increases

Subsidised eye test

Employer matched contributory pension scheme

 

We are looking for a new member of the team to join the Joint Scientific Investigations Unit. You will be responsible for visiting and examining crime scenes, suspected crimes scenes or other incidents. You will collect, record and preserve anything that is or may be of an evidential nature and value.

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Please return both Part A and B to [email protected] using Microsoft Word

LocationYstrad Mynach
Salary£24,813 - £29,307 (Plus shift allowance as applicable)
Hours 37 hours per week (Plus 12.5% shift allowance, weekend working and on call)
Closing date25/10/2017 at 12 noon

Gwent has beautiful surroundings and is within easy access of the motorway (M4) plus many other benefits including:

Free Parking

Free Gym Facilities (at selected police sites)

Effective well-being package

Enhanced maternity/paternity and adoption pay

Childcare Voucher scheme

Incremental pay scales increases

Subsidised eye test

Employer matched contributory pension scheme

 

We are looking for a motivated communications professional to join Gwent Police’s Corporate Communications department. With 2-3 years’ experience of working in agency or in-house, you will be joining a team of Communications and Engagement Specialists to co-ordinate the Force’s wide ranging communications programme.  Working in a fast-paced environment, you’ll be an assured media operator and adept in creating compelling digital content to support our communications campaigns.  If you are interested in this vacancy, please send your CV to [email protected].

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LocationPolice Headquarters, Cwmbran
Salary£30,180 - £31,938
Hours37 hours per week
Closing date31 October 2017 at 12 noon


Gwent has beautiful surroundings and is within easy access of the motorway (M4) plus many other benefits including:

  • Free Parking
  • Free Gym Facilities (at selected police sites)
  • Effective well-being package
  • Enhanced maternity/paternity and adoption pay
  • Childcare Voucher scheme
  • Incremental pay scales increases
  • Subsidised eye test
  • Employer matched contributory pension scheme

The Mental Health Professional will be expected to provide advice, guidance and direction to staff in Gwent Police in relation to responding to those who call for service who are in mental health crisis or with mental health needs. 

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LocationHeadquarters, Cwmbran
Salary£33,597 up to £36,570 plus a reviewable market supplement (non contractual) of £7000.
Hours37 hours (The post requires 24/7 cover therefore the rota is based on a 6 on 4 off shift  over a 10 week period)
Closing Date07/11/2017 at 12 noon

Gwent has beautiful surroundings and is within easy access of the motorway (M4) plus many other benefits including:

Free Parking

Free Gym Facilities (at selected police sites)

Effective well-being package

Enhanced maternity/paternity and adoption pay

Childcare Voucher scheme

Incremental pay scales increases

Subsidised eye test

Employer matched contributory pension scheme

We are looking for a new member of the team to join our team to deliver comprehensive support to business change activity using recognised techniques, methodologies in order to successfully deliver change and realise organisational benefits.

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Location Headquarters, Cwmbran
Salary£21,999 - £24,030
Hours 37 hours per week
Closing date01/11/2017 2017 at 12 noon

Gwent has beautiful surroundings and is within easy access of the motorway (M4) plus many other benefits including:

  • Free Parking
  • Free Gym Facilities (at selected police sites)
  • Effective well-being package
  • Enhanced maternity/paternity and adoption pay
  • Childcare Voucher scheme
  • Incremental pay scales increases
  • Subsidised eye test
  • Employer matched contributory pension scheme