Leicestershire Police Specials are volunteer Police Officers with the same powers as regular officers and typically spend around four hours a week, or more, working alongside and supporting regular officers to play a pivotal role in helping police Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland.Becoming one gives you the chance to work alongside regular police officers, bring skills and experiences from your day job and give something back to your local community.As a special, the demands are ever changing, and the role is just as much about supporting victims, providing reassurance and building relationships as it is about flashing lights and handcuffs. You could make a valuable contribution to your community, while also developing your skills and learning to think on your feet.If you’re looking for an exciting new challenge and a unique volunteering experience, look no further. The recruitment process will consist of:- Application form- Telephone Interview: please review the guidance attached- Assessment Centre- Pre-employment ChecksIf successful your anticipated start date will be 21 November 2022. Training will last for 5 months and will cover weekends and a number of evenings throughout this period. If you are unable to commit to the training timetable or start date please set up job alerts for the next campaign which will be live in July 2022 with a start date in February 2023. Please look at our website for more details including, eligibility criteria and FAQs :https://www.leics.police.uk/police-forces/leicestershire-police/areas/leicestershire-force-content/careers/join-us/police-volunteer-roles/special-constable/Best of luck with your application!