Police Officer Rejoiners

in Birmingham, West Midlands

West Midlands Police are currently recruiting for Rejoiners at the rank of Constable.

If you’re an experienced Police Officer who has previously served within a UK Home Office Police Force or BTP, and wishes to re-join West Midlands Police’d like to hear from you!

There is no restriction on how long you’ve been out of policing – West Midlands Police welcome applications from all former police officers who share West Midlands Police vision and values.

There’s no better time to join West Midlands Police – as the second largest Police Force in the UK, policing the West Midlands is diverse and fast-paced. Careers with West Midlands Police are varied and demanding, but exciting too. From major incidents to community policing, every day is different and with hosting the Commonwealth Games in 2022 a career with WMP has a lot to offer.

Neighbourhood policing continues to play a significant part in tackling issues and working in partnership with West Midlands Police local communities. West Midlands Police have teams based across West Midlands Police patch to investigate crime and vulnerability, in West Midlands Police CID and Public Protection units. West Midlands Police have central Firearms, Operations, Offender Management, Intelligence and Professional Standards departments and work in partnership with police colleagues in the West Midlands CTU, NABIS, and the Regional Organised Crime Unit.

Although West Midlands Police aim to post you to a role in line with your preferences and experience, postings will be decided in line with organisational needs.

West Midlands Police serve 2.8 million people in an area rich in diversity, with around 30 per cent of its population from ethnic minority backgrounds. West Midlands Police force values embody what West Midlands Police are, to apply you must have real passion for people and communities. You will have a desire to work alongside West Midlands Police local communities to build relationships and make a difference to the lives of people in the West Midlands.

Back to West Midlands Police offer to you – WMP is committed to supporting all colleagues with continuous professional development, great staff offers, associations and social clubs, wellbeing support, and a comprehensive development programme across the force.

Am I eligible?

To apply to re-join the Police Service at West Midlands Police, you must:

  • Have previously been a substantive serving Police Officer within a UK Home Office Police Force or BTP
  • Meet West Midlands Police standards in terms of tattoos, fitness and health
  • Lived in the UK continuously for the past three years
  • Resigned, but not retired, from your role as a Police Officer

If you’re committed, enthusiastic and ready to join West Midlands Police in making the West Midlands safer place apply now.

Appointment to this role will be dependent upon successfully passing vetting and medical checks, which may include a drugs test and if required a fitness test.

West Midlands Police is a Disability Confident Leader – the highest level an organisation can achieve under the scheme run by the Department of Work and Pensions.  As part of West Midlands Police commitment West Midlands Police operate a ‘Disability Confident Interview Scheme’ – all candidates who declare a disability and meet the essential criteria for the role will be offered an interview.

It is important to note that there may be occasions where it is not practicable or appropriate to interview all disabled people who meet the essential criteria for the job. For example: in certain recruitment situations such as high-volume, seasonal and high-peak times, the employer may wish to limit the overall numbers of interviews offered to both disabled people and non-disabled people. In these circumstances, the employer could select the candidates who best meet the essential criteria for the job, as they would do for non-disabled applicants.

“Diversity and Inclusion Vision:  Maximise the potential of people from all backgrounds through a culture of fairness and inclusion to deliver the best service for West Midlands Police communities”

Other Details

  1. Job Type Full Time
  2. Map Location Birmingham
  3. Category Protective Services
  4. Posted 1 month ago