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These roles are only open to members of the Metropolitan Police Service

Listed below are the current internal job vacancies available in the MPS. If you are interested in applying for any of the jobs please contact the PeopleSupport Advisory Centre on telephone number - 0300 123 1555, stating which job you are interested in (please quote the IRC reference number and job title).
Please be aware that it may be realistic to allow up to ten days for all the elements of the application process to take place from your initial contact with the MPS HR Advisory Centre and including: despatch of an application pack to your nominated email address, your completion of the application (including line manager and counter signatory), return of the application and 3yr sickness data to MPS Recruitment by the application closing date.
If you have any queries after your initial contact with the MPS HR Advisory Centre please call Recruitment on the number given to you by the Advisory Centre. Please note that late applications will not be accepted.

If you are not a member of the MPS please visit please www.metpolicecareers.co.uk for roles that are currently being advertised externally.

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Recruitment opportunities for Met staff 07.02.14

Applications for the police constable role will be invited from members of Met staff at the end of February 2014.  Advance notice is given to provide time for potential applicants to achieve the application eligibility criteria as outlined below:

Special constables (MSC): must have achieved Independent Patrol Status (IPS) and Officer Safety Training (OST) and Emergency Life Support Training (ELS) must be in date at the time of applying. There is no requirement for special constables (MSC) to undertake the Certificate in Knowledge of Policing (CKP).

PCSOs:  must have satisfactorily completed the probationary period, Officer Safety Training (OST) and Emergency Life Support Training (ELS) must be in date at the time of applying and individuals must be booked on to start a course to obtain the Certificate in Knowledge of Policing (CKP) at the time of applying.

Police staff:  must have satisfactorily completed the probationary period, be booked on to start a course to obtain the Certificate in  Knowledge of Policing (CKP) at the time of applying.

Information about internal police constable recruitment and the Certificate of Knowledge in Policing (CKP) is available on PeoplePages

 

Job title: DC - SO15 National Terrorist Financial Investigation Unit (NTFIU)

Job reference: IRC57041

Rank/Band: Detective Constable

Number of Vacancies:

Location: ESB

Staff Reporting: None

Reports to: Detective Sergeant

Period of Posting:

Eligibility: MPS Wide.

Closing Date: Thursday 25th September 2014

Job title: Detective Inspector - SO15 National Terrorist Financial Investigation Unit 

Job reference: IRC57042

Rank/Band: Detective Inspector

Number of Vacancies:

Location: ESB

Staff Reporting: None

Reports to: Detective Chief Inspector

Period of Posting:

Eligibility: MPS Wide. Substantive Detective Inspector.

Closing Date: Thursday 25th September 2014

Job title: Planning Manager

Job reference: IRC57072

Rank/Band: Band B

Number of Vacancies: 1

Location: Empress State Building and may also be required to work at New Scotland Yard.

Staff Reporting: 2x Planning Officers

Reports to: Barbara Donegan, Head of Programme Delivery Office

Period of Posting:

Eligibility: Police Staff applicants who have successfully completed a 12 month probationary period. Agency workers who have successfully completed 12 months continuous service with the MPS.

Closing Date: Thursday 25th September 2014

Job title: ARV Constable

Job reference: IRC56984

Rank/Band: Constable

Number of Vacancies:

Location: Heathrow Police Station, Polar Park

Staff Reporting: None

Reports to: ARV Team Sergeant

Period of Posting:

Eligibility: MPS Wide. Current ARV trained Police Constables

Closing Date: Friday 26th September 2014

Job title: Traffic Constable

Job reference: IRC56971

Rank/Band: Police Constable - Uniformed

Number of Vacancies:

Location: Heathrow Police Station, Polar Park

Staff Reporting: None

Reports to: Team Sergeant

Period of Posting:

Eligibility: Substantive Constables

Closing Date: Friday 26th September 2014

Job title: Head of Engineering

Job reference: IRC57030

Rank/Band: Band A 

Number of Vacancies:

Location: ESB

Staff Reporting: None

Reports to: Director

Period of Posting:

Eligibility: MPS Wide.

Closing Date: Friday 26th September 2014

Job title: Purchase to Pay Manager

Job reference: IRC57101

Rank/Band: B

Number of Vacancies: 1

Location: ESB

Staff Reporting: None

Reports to: Director of Procurement Operations

Period of Posting:

Eligibility: MPS Wide.

Closing Date: Monday 29th September 2014

Job title: Intelligence Officer

Job reference: IRC57085

Rank/Band: PC/DC

Number of Vacancies: 1 (3 on a select list)

Location: 10 Victoria Street 

Staff Reporting: None

Reports to: Desk Sergeant

Period of Posting:

Eligibility: MPS Wide. Substantive Constables

Closing Date: Thursday 2nd October 2014

Job title: Strategic Protest Unit, Public Order Policing Section Constable

Job reference: IRC57087

Rank/Band: PC/DC

Number of Vacancies: 1

Location: 10 Victoria Street

Staff Reporting: None

Reports to: POPS Sergeant

Period of Posting:

Eligibility: MPS Wide. Substantive Constable.

Closing Date: Thursday 2nd October 2014

Job title: Detective Inspector Crime Academy

Job reference: IRC57065

Rank/Band: Substantive Detective Inspector (PIP 2 Accredited)

Number of Vacancies:

Location: Peel Centre and Regional learning Centers

Staff Reporting: None

Reports to: DCI Crime Academy

Period of Posting:

Eligibility: MPS Wide

Closing Date: Thursday 2nd October 2014

Job title: Offender Health Project manager

Job reference: IRC57102

Rank/Band: Inspector

Number of Vacancies: 1

Location: ESB

Staff Reporting: None

Reports to: Chief Inspector

Period of Posting:

Eligibility: Substantive Uniformed Detective.

Closing Date: Friday 3rd October 2014

Job title: Detective Constable(Investigating officer)

Job reference: IRC56830

Rank/Band: DC

Number of Vacancies: 14

Location: Alperton, Catford, Chadwell Heath, Merton

Staff Reporting: None

Reports to:

Period of Posting: Detective Sergeant 

Eligibility: Substantive Detective Constables

Closing Date:  Friday 3rd October 2014

Job title: Workforce Planning & Information Administrator

Job reference: IRC57098

Rank/Band: Band E

Number of Vacancies: 10

Location: ESB

Staff Reporting: None

Reports to: Workforce Planning & Information Junior Manager

Period of Posting:

Eligibility: MPS Wide.

Closing Date: Friday 3rd October 2014

Job title: Digital Media Recovery and Assessment

Job reference: IRC57114

Rank/Band: PC/DC

Number of Vacancies: 1

Location: SO15, 26th Floor, Empress State Building

Staff Reporting: None

Reports to: Sergeant DMEU

Period of Posting:

Eligibility: Substantive Constable.

Closing Date: Monday 6th October 2014

Job title: Junior Service Technician

Job reference: IRC55526

Rank/Band: I

Number of Vacancies:

Location: Currently located at New Scotland Yard

Staff Reporting: None

Reports to: Band N Leading Service Technician

Period of Posting:

Eligibility: Police Staff applicants who have successfully completed a 12 month probationary period. Agency Workers who have successfully completed 12 months continuous service with the MPS.

Closing Date: none given and no contact name given

Job title: Network Support Technician

Job reference: IRC55522

Rank/Band: N

Number of Vacancies:

Location: Currently based at New Scotland Yard

Staff Reporting: None

Reports to: Secure Service Centre Network Manager - Band M

Period of Posting:

Eligibility: Police Staff applicants who have successfully completed a 12 month probationary period. Agency Workers who have successfully completed 12 months continuous service with the MPS

Closing Date: none given and no contact name given

Job title: DNA Intelligence Analyst. For further information please contact: Sarah Thompson on 711918.

Job reference: IRC56217

Rank/Band: P

Number of Vacancies:

Location: Lambeth HQ

Staff Reporting: None

Reports to: DNA Services Manager

Period of Posting:

Eligibility: Police Staff applicants who have successfully completed a 12 month probationary period. Agency workers who have successfully completed 12 months continuous service with the MPS. This post is also being advertised externally.

Closing Date:

Job title: Assistant DNA Intelligence Analyst. For further information please contact: Sarah Thompson on 711918.

Job reference: IRC56219

Rank/Band: Band E

Number of Vacancies:

Location: Lambeth HQ

Staff Reporting: None

Reports to: DNA Intelligence Analyst

Period of Posting:

Eligibility: Police Staff applicants who have successfully completed a 12 month probationary period. Agency workers who have successfully completed 12 months continuous service with the MPS.

Closing Date: