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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: Strategic Category Manager - Strategic Procurement

Job reference: IRC57751

Rank/Band: Band U

Number of Vacancies: Four (4)

Location: ESB

Staff Reporting: None

Reports to: Category Director

Period of Posting: Permanent

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.Police staff & Agency Worker applicants will be assessed first, prior to the consideration of any other internal applications.Please note all MSC, MPV & VPC applicants applying for internally advertised posts you MUST complete Form 7305A, and all other applicants (Police Staff, Agency Worker and Police Officers) must apply on Form 7305.

Closing Date: Monday 26th January 2015

Job title: Supervisor Met Command and Control - SCO37 MetCC

Job reference: IRC58052

Rank/Band: Band D

Number of Vacancies: 30

Location: Candidates will be posted to one of the three MetCC Centres; Lambeth, Hendon or Bow, preferences will be taken into consideration, however, vacancies will take priority.

Staff Reporting: None

Reports to: Band C Duty Officer

Period of Posting: Permanent

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.Please note all MSC, MPV & VPC applicants applying for internally advertised posts you MUST complete Form 7305A, and all other applicants (Police Staff, Agency Worker and Police Officers) must apply on Form 7305.

Closing Date: Monday 26th January 2015

Job title: SO15 - Local Operations Constable

Job reference: IRC57969

Rank/Band: Constable

Number of Vacancies: 10 + Select list

Location: MPS Wide

Staff Reporting: None

Reports to: SO15 Local Operations Sergeants

Period of Posting: 2 to 5 years subject to performance

Eligibility: Substantive PC's

Closing Date: Monday 26th January 2015

Job title: Detective Constable - National Mobile Phone Crime Unit - Proactive Team - TP - Capability and Support

Job reference: IRC58011

Rank/Band: Detective Constable.

Number of Vacancies: Three (3)

Location: Notting Dale Police Station, London W11 4EG. It is anticipated that the NMPCU will join the Specialist, Organised & Economic Crime Command in 2015. SC&O7 Op Falcon.

Staff Reporting: None

Reports to: Detective Sergeant

Period of Posting: 2 to 5 years

Eligibility: Substantive Detective Constable

Closing Date: Tuesday 27th January 2015.

Job title: Detective Constable - Intelligence / Investigator - SCO36 London Region Prison Intelligence Unit

Job reference: IRC58008

Rank/Band: Detective Constable 

Number of Vacancies: One (1)

Location: LPACT, Cobalt Square 1, South Lambeth Road, London SW8 1SU

Staff Reporting: None

Reports to: Detective Sergeant

Period of Posting: Three to Five years.

Eligibility: Substantive Detective Constables

Closing Date: Tuesday 27th January 2015

Job title: Counter Terrorist Search Team - SO20

Job reference: IRC57541

Rank/Band: Constable

Number of Vacancies: 1 immediate vacancy and 7 candidates will be placed on a 12 month select list.

Location: 207-209 Southwark Bridge Road, Southwark, SE1 0DN. (imminent move to Maltby Street. SE1)

Staff Reporting: None

Reports to: Sergeant

Period of Posting: 3 - 5 years

Eligibility: Constables who have successfully completed their probationary period and are a Licensed Search Officer.

Closing Date: Wednesday 28th January 2015

Job title: Case Builder - Met Prosecutions Specialist Crime

Job reference: IRC57979

Rank/Band: Band E

Number of Vacancies: Two (2)

Location: Holborn Police Station.  This unit will be moving to West Hampstead Police Station early 2015

Staff Reporting: None

Reports to: Band D Case Builder Manager

Period of Posting: Permanent

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.Police staff & Agency Worker applicants will be assessed first, prior to the consideration of any other internal applications.Please note all MSC, MPV & VPC applicants applying for internally advertised posts you MUST complete Form 7305A, and all other applicants (Police Staff, Agency Worker and Police Officers) must apply on Form 7305.

Closing Date: Wednesday 28th January 2015

Job title: SDTL Garage desk Manager (12.5% ) Shift Disturbance Allowance - VRES

Job reference: IRC57936

Rank/Band: Band D

Number of Vacancies: One (1)

Location: Charlton Car pound, Bramshot Ave, Charlton SE7 7HY (travelling to other locations is part of the role)

Staff Reporting: None

Reports to: SDM Contracts, compliance and Garage desk

Period of Posting: Permanant

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.Police staff & Agency Worker applicants will be assessed first, prior to the consideration of any other internal applications.Please note all MSC, MPV & VPC applicants applying for internally advertised posts you MUST complete Form 7305A, and all other applicants (Police Staff, Agency Worker and Police Officers) must apply on Form 7305.

Closing Date: Friday 30th January 2015

Job title: Vehicle removal officer (Logistical officer (upper) Driver / Specialist) - VRES

Job reference: IRC57930

Rank/Band: Band E

Number of Vacancies: Two (2)

Location: Various Locations Met wide including Charlton and Perivale Pounds

Staff Reporting: None

Reports to: SDM

Period of Posting: Minimum 2 years

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.Police staff & Agency Worker applicants will be assessed first, prior to the consideration of any other internal applications.Please note all MSC, MPV & VPC applicants applying for internally advertised posts you MUST complete Form 7305A, and all other applicants (Police Staff, Agency Worker and Police Officers) must apply on Form 7305.

Closing Date: Friday 30th January 2015

Job title: HR Case Manager - HR Case Management

Job reference: IRC58034

Rank/Band: Band C

Number of Vacancies: One (1)

Location: ESB (subject to review and consideration of suitability of other HR Case Management sites)

Staff Reporting: None

Reports to: HR Case Management, Service Delivery Team Leader (Band B)

Period of Posting: Permanent

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.Police staff & Agency Worker applicants will be assessed first, prior to the consideration of any other internal applications.Please note all MSC, MPV & VPC applicants applying for internally advertised posts you MUST complete Form 7305A, and all other applicants (Police Staff, Agency Worker and Police Officers) must apply on Form 7305.

Closing Date: Friday 30th January  2015

Job title: Inspector Roads & Transport Policing Command

Job reference: IRC58016

Rank/Band: Inspector

Number of Vacancies: One Immediate

Location: Pan London vacancies

Staff Reporting: None

Reports to: Chief Inspector

Period of Posting: Minimum 2 years

Eligibility: Substantive Inspectors

Closing Date: Friday 30th January 2015

Job title: Team Member Compliance, Audit & Control - Fleet Services

Job reference: IRC57796

Rank/Band: Band E

Number of Vacancies: One (1)

Location: Empress State Building

Staff Reporting: None

Reports to: Band D

Period of Posting: Permanent

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.Police staff & Agency Worker applicants will be assessed first, prior to the consideration of any other internal applications.Please note all MSC, MPV & VPC applicants applying for internally advertised posts you MUST complete Form 7305A, and all other applicants (Police Staff, Agency Worker and Police Officers) must apply on Form 7305.

Closing Date: Friday 30th January 2015

Job title: Team Leader - Intelligence Indexing - SO15

Job reference: IRC58059

Rank/Band: Band D

Number of Vacancies: One (1)

Location: New Scotland Yard (To relocate to as yet unknown location by April 2016)

Staff Reporting: None

Reports to: Insp/DI

Period of Posting: Due to the higher level of vetting clearance required for this post, it is anticipated that successful applicants will serve a minimum of two years.

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.Police staff & Agency Worker applicants will be assessed first, prior to the consideration of any other internal applications.Please note all MSC, MPV & VPC applicants applying for internally advertised posts you MUST complete Form 7305A, and all other applicants (Police Staff, Agency Worker and Police Officers) must apply on Form 7305.

Closing Date: Friday 30th January 2015

Job title: Privacy Assistant - Portfolio & Planning

Job reference: IRC58086

Rank/Band: Band E

Number of Vacancies: One (1)

Location: Empress State Building

Staff Reporting: None

Reports to: Band D

Period of Posting: Permanent

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. Police staff & Agency Worker applicants will be assessed first, prior to the consideration of any other internal applications.Please note all MSC, MPV & VPC applicants applying for internally advertised posts you MUST complete Form 7305A, and all other applicants (Police Staff, Agency Worker and Police Officers) must apply on Form 7305.

Closing Date: Monday 2nd February 2015

Job title: Community Policing Team - Constable - BS

Job reference: IRC57866

Rank/Band: Police Constable

Number of Vacancies: Eighteen (18)

Location: Notting Hill Police Station

Staff Reporting: None

Reports to: Team Sergeant

Period of Posting: 2 years

Eligibility: Police Officer applicants who have successfully completed a 24 month probationary period.

Closing Date: Tuesday 3rd February 2015

Job title: Core Desk Information Manager - SCO36 London Regional Prison Intelligence Unit

Job reference: IRC58007

Rank/Band: Band D

Number of Vacancies: One (1)

Location: Cobalt Square, South Lambeth Road, Vauxhall

Staff Reporting: None

Reports to: Detective Sergeant

Period of Posting: Permanent

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.Police staff & Agency Worker applicants will be assessed first, prior to the consideration of any other internal applications.Please note all MSC, MPV & VPC applicants applying for internally advertised posts you MUST complete Form 7305A, and all other applicants (Police Staff, Agency Worker and Police Officers) must apply on Form 7305.

Closing Date: Tuesday 3rd February 2015

Job title: Child Protection Review Officer - SCO21

Job reference: IRC57691

Rank/Band: Detective Inspector

Number of Vacancies: One (1)

Location: Cam Road, Stratford, E15 2SY

Staff Reporting: None

Reports to: DCI

Period of Posting: Minimum 2 years

Eligibility: Substantive Detective Inspectors and Detective Sergeants on the select list.

Closing Date: Thursday 5th February 2015

Job title: Security Officer - SO17

Job reference: IRC57956

Rank/Band: Band T

Number of Vacancies:

Location: Palace of Westminster

Staff Reporting: None

Reports to:

Period of Posting:

Eligibility: Please e-mail the HR Mailbox - NV Processing Team 2 for a copy of this advert

Closing Date: 6th February 2015

Job title: Safer Schools Policy and Youth Engagement Sergeant - TP C & S

Job reference: IRC57260

Rank/Band: Sergeant  

Number of Vacancies: One (1)

Location: 17th floor ESB

Staff Reporting: None

Reports to: Inspector

Period of Posting: 2 years

Eligibility: Substantive Sergeant

Closing Date: Tuesday 10th February 2015

Job title: Communications Intelligence Specialist - SC036 / Met Intelligence - Communications Intelligence Unit

Job reference: IRC58160

Rank/Band: PC / DC

Number of Vacancies: Immediate vacancies, with a select list drawn up of several applicants for possible future posts

Location: Cobalt Square, Vauxhall SW8

Staff Reporting:

Reports to: Sergeant

Period of Posting: 2 years minimum (subject to successful completion of mandatory related NPIA Communications Data Investigator Course)

Eligibility: Substantive Constable or Substantive Detective Constable

Closing Date: Thursday 12th February 2015

Job title: Team Leader - CCDS / VRES XV

Job reference: IRC57876

Rank/Band: Band D

Number of Vacancies: 1

Location: Perivale Car Pound 

Staff Reporting: None

Reports to: Service Delivery Manager

Period of Posting: Permanent

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.Police staff & Agency Worker applicants will be assessed first, prior to the consideration of any other internal applications.This is a shift role and the shift pattern is 4 x 12 hour shifts on and then 4 days off pattern to ensure 24/7 coverage of the pound. This attracts a 20% shift allowance.Please note all MSC, MPV & VPC applicants applying for internally advertised posts you MUST complete Form 7305A, and all other applicants (Police Staff, Agency Worker and Police Officers) must apply on Form 7305.

Closing Date: 2 Weeks from publication

Job title: Driving School Technical Training Wing Instructor

Job reference: IRC57795

Rank/Band: PC

Number of Vacancies: Two (2)

Location: Hendon

Staff Reporting: None

Reports to: PS Damien Finbow

Period of Posting: Minimum of 2 years

Eligibility: Substantive Constables

Closing Date: 6 weeks from date of publication.

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: