New Recruit Vacancies:
20/07/2020: Registration for our latest New Recruits' campaign has now CLOSED and pre-screening calls are ongoing. However, due to a high volume of interest, it will take a little longer than expected for us to call everyone who has emailed our Resourcing Team. We will be in touch as soon as possible and we thank you for your patience.
If you have already received a call from us and have passed your pre-screen questions, we recommend that you begin to collect and prepare the supporting documents needed for your application, whilst you wait to hear about the next stage of the process. More information is available on our New Recruits page.
New Entrants From Other Forces' Vacancies:
10/08/2020: Superintendent vacancies (on transfer or promotion) - OPEN NOW! Closing date: 4 September. For further information visit our NEOF page.
02/03/2020: Our ongoing campaign for serving police officers to join the MDP as Authorised Firearms Officers, at a range of locations across the UK, now includes vacancies at Barrow-in-Furness, Garlogie, Menwith Hill and Fylingdales. We also continue to recruit for the Special Escort Group, Detective Constables, Police Trainers and Police National Firearms Instructors. Officers who have left the police service no more than three years ago may also apply.
To find out more about these vacancies and how to apply visit our NEOF page
COVID-19 (Coronavirus) – recruitment guidance
We are closely monitoring the impact of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) on our recruitment activity and all aspects of the process are being kept under continual review. We will keep you informed and updated, providing as much notice as possible, where relevant.
We thank all current and future applicants for their patience and understanding as we all continue to adapt to the 'new normal'.