On this page you'll find the current internal job vacancies. If you're interested in applying for any of the jobs listed please contact the People Support Advisory Centre on 0300 123 1555. Have the IRC reference number and job title handy when you call so they know which job you're interested in.

Please note that it can take up to 10 days, from your initial contact with the Advisory Centre, to complete all of the application process steps. Those steps include despatching the application pack to you, you completing the application (including line manager and counter signatory), return of the application and three year sickness data to the Met. 

You'll need to allow for that time to get applications in before the closing date.

If you have any questions after your initial call to the Advisory Centre then please call Recruitment on the number given to you on that first call.

Please note that late applications can't be accepted.

Please be aware

These roles are only open to members of the Met.

If you are not a member of the Met please visit our Careers area to see roles which are open to the public. 

Job title: Head of Estate Compliance

Job reference: IRC63968

Rank/Band: Band A

Number of Vacancies: Not displayed.

Location: Empress State Building

Staff Reporting:

Reports to: Director of Real Estate Management

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. If you wish to see a full copy of the advert including instructions on how to apply, please email HR Mailbox - NV Processing Team 3. Please note this vacancy is also being advertised externally.

Closing Date: No closing date provided.


Job title: Accredited Financial Investigator

Job reference: IRC64070

Rank/Band: Band C

Number of Vacancies: Not displayed.

Location: Empress State Building

Staff Reporting:

Reports to: Detective Sergeant FIU

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. If you wish to see a full copy of the advert including instructions on how to apply, please email HR Mailbox - NV Processing Team 3. Please note this vacancy will also be advertised externally.

Closing Date: No closing date provided.


Job title: Band D Generic (SO15)

Job reference: IRC64336

Rank/Band: Band D

Number of Vacancies: Any vacancies within S015 selected units ( Ports, Major Incident Room and National Terrorism Financial Investigation Unit) will now be advertised on the Met's new online recruitment system World Careers Network (WCN).

Location: Metropolitan Police

Staff Reporting: 

Reports to:

Period of Posting: Please note that in order to apply for any vacancies on WCN you will need to register, you will only need to do this once and can do so by clicking `register' at the top right hand corner of the WCN internal vacancy homepage. You will also be prompted to register at the point you click to `Apply' for a particular vacancy, if you haven't registered already. To check, and apply, for any vacancies within these SO15 units please click here. This link will take you to the WCN Internal Vacancy Page from where you will need to click on the toolbar `Internal Vacancies' at the top of the page to view any advertised vacancies. Should you have any queries in respect of applications to vacancies in WCN, the Recruitment Team can be contacted by email at Enquiries.PoliceJobs@sscl.gse.gov.uk or by telephoning 01633 581818 (8.00am to 6.00pm Monday to Friday).

Eligibility:

Closing Date: No closing date provided.


Job title: Band E Generic (SO15)

Job reference: IRC64337

Rank/Band: Band E Generic (SO15)

Number of Vacancies: Any vacancies within S015 selected units ( Ports, Major Incident Room and National Terrorism Financial Investigation Unit) will now be advertised on the Met's new online recruitment system World Careers Network (WCN).

Location: Metropolitan Police

Staff Reporting:

Reports to:

Period of Posting: Please note that in order to apply for any vacancies on WCN you will need to register, you will only need to do this once and can do so by clicking `register' at the top right hand corner of the WCN internal vacancy homepage. You will also be prompted to register at the point you click to `Apply' for a particular vacancy, if you haven't registered already. To check, and apply, for any vacancies within these SO15 units please click here. This link will take you to the WCN Internal Vacancy Page from where you will need to click on the toolbar `Internal Vacancies' at the top of the page to view any advertised vacancies. Should you have any queries in respect of applications to vacancies in WCN, the Recruitment Team can be contacted by email at Enquiries.PoliceJobs@sscl.gse.gov.uk or by telephoning 01633 581818 (8.00am to 6.00pm Monday to Friday).

Eligibility:

Closing Date: No closing date provided.


Job title: Detective Constable Generic (SO15)

Job reference: IRC64338

Rank/Band: Detective Constable

Number of Vacancies: Any vacancies within S015 selected units ( Ports, Major Incident Room and National Terrorism Financial Investigation Unit) will now be advertised on the Met's new online recruitment system World Careers Network (WCN).

Location: Metropolitan Police

Staff Reporting: 

Reports to:

Period of Posting: Please note that in order to apply for any vacancies on WCN you will need to register, you will only need to do this once and can do so by clicking `register' at the top right hand corner of the WCN internal vacancy homepage. You will also be prompted to register at the point you click to `Apply' for a particular vacancy, if you haven't registered already. To check, and apply, forany vacancies within these SO15 units please click here. This link will take you to the WCN Internal Vacancy Page from where you will need to click on the toolbar `Internal Vacancies' at the top of the page to view any advertised vacancies. Should you have any queries in respect of applications to vacancies in WCN, the Recruitment Team can be contacted by email at Enquiries.PoliceJobs@sscl.gse.gov.uk or by telephoning 01633 581818 (8.00am to 6.00pm Monday to Friday).

Eligibility:

Closing Date: No closing date provided.


Job title: Detective Sergeant Generic (SO15)

Job reference: IRC64340

Rank/Band: Detective Sergeant

Number of Vacancies: Not displayed.

Location: Metropolitan Police

Staff Reporting: Any vacancies within S015 selected units ( Ports, Major Incident Room and National Terrorism Financial Investigation Unit) will now be advertised on the Met's new online recruitment system World Careers Network (WCN).

Reports to:

Period of Posting: 

Eligibility: Please note that in order to apply for any vacancies on WCN you will need to register, you will only need to do this once and can do so by clicking `register' at the top right hand corner of the WCN internal vacancy homepage. You will also be prompted to register at the point you click to `Apply' for a particular vacancy, if you haven't registered already. To check, and apply, for any vacancies within these SO15 units please click here. This link will take you to the WCN Internal Vacancy Page from where you will need to click on the toolbar `Internal Vacancies' at the top of the page to view any advertised vacancies. Should you have any queries in respect of applications to vacancies in WCN, the Recruitment Team can be contacted by email at Enquiries.PoliceJobs@sscl.gse.gov.uk or by telephoning 01633 581818 (8.00am to 6.00pm Monday to Friday).

Closing Date: No closing date provided.


Job title: Detective Inspector Generic (SO15)

Job reference: IRC64341

Rank/Band: Detective Inspector

Number of Vacancies: Not displayed.

Location: Metropolitan Police

Staff Reporting: Any vacancies within S015 selected units ( Ports, Major Incident Room and National Terrorism Financial Investigation Unit) will now be advertised on the Met's new online recruitment system World Careers Network (WCN).

Reports to:

Period of Posting: 

Eligibility: Please note that in order to apply for any vacancies on WCN you will need to register, you will only need to do this once and can do so by clicking `register' at the top right hand corner of the WCN internal vacancy homepage. You will also be prompted to register at the point you click to `Apply' for a particular vacancy, if you haven't registered already. To check, and apply, forany vacancies within these SO15 units please click here. This link will take you to the WCN Internal Vacancy Page from where you will need to click on the toolbar `Internal Vacancies' at the top of the page to view any advertised vacancies. Should you have any queries in respect of applications to vacancies in WCN, the Recruitment Team can be contacted by email at Enquiries.PoliceJobs@sscl.gse.gov.uk or by telephoning 01633 581818 (8.00am to 6.00pm Monday to Friday).

Closing Date: No closing date provided.


Job title: Band E Generic (SC&O7)

Job reference: IRC64344

Rank/Band: Band E

Number of Vacancies: Any vacancies within SC&O7 will now be advertised on the Met's new online recruitment system World Careers Network (WCN).

Location: Metropolitan Police

Staff Reporting: 

Reports to:

Period of Posting: 

Eligibility: Please note that in order to apply for any vacancies on WCN you will need to register, you will only need to do this once and can do so by clicking `register' at the top right hand corner of the WCN internal vacancy homepage. You will also be prompted to register at the point you click to `Apply' for a particular vacancy, if you haven't registered already. To check, and apply, for any vacancies within SC&O7 please click here. This link will take you to the WCN Internal Vacancy Page from where you will need to click on the toolbar `Internal Vacancies' at the top of the page to view any advertised vacancies. Should you have any queries in respect of applications to vacancies in WCN, the Recruitment Team can be contacted by email at Enquiries.PoliceJobs@sscl.gse.gov.uk or by telephoning 01633 581818 (8.00am to 6.00pm Monday to Friday).

Closing Date: No closing date provided.


Job title: Detective Sergeant Generic (SC&O7)

Job reference: IRC64347

Rank/Band: Detective Sergeant

Number of Vacancies: Any vacancies within SC&O7 will now be advertised on the Met's new online recruitment system World Careers Network (WCN).

Location: Metropolitan Police

Staff Reporting: 

Reports to:

Period of Posting: 

Eligibility: Please note that in order to apply for any vacancies on WCN you will need to register, you will only need to do this once and can do so by clicking `register' at the top right hand corner of the WCN internal vacancy homepage. You will also be prompted to register at the point you click to `Apply' for a particular vacancy, if you haven't registered already. To check, and apply, forany vacancies within SC&O7 please click here. This link will take you to the WCN Internal Vacancy Page from where you will need to click on the toolbar `Internal Vacancies' at the top of the page to view any advertised vacancies. Should you have any queries in respect of applications to vacancies in WCN, the Recruitment Team can be contacted by email at Enquiries.PoliceJobs@sscl.gse.gov.uk or by telephoning 01633 581818 (8.00am to 6.00pm Monday to Friday).

Closing Date: No closing date provided.


Job title: Detective Constable Generic (SC&O7)

Job reference: IRC64348

Rank/Band: Detective Constable

Number of Vacancies: Any vacancies within SC&O7 will now be advertised on the Met's new online recruitment system World Careers Network (WCN).

Location: Metropolitan Police

Staff Reporting: 

Reports to:

Period of Posting: 

Eligibility: Please note that in order to apply for any vacancies on WCN you will need to register, you will only need to do this once and can do so by clicking `register' at the top right hand corner of the WCN internal vacancy homepage. You will also be prompted to register at the point you click to `Apply' for a particular vacancy, if you haven't registered already. To check, and apply, for any vacancies within SC&O7 please click here. This link will take you to the WCN Internal Vacancy Page from where you will need to click on the toolbar `Internal Vacancies' at the top of the page to view any advertised vacancies. Should you have any queries in respect of applications to vacancies in WCN, the Recruitment Team can be contacted by email at Enquiries.PoliceJobs@sscl.gse.gov.uk or by telephoning 01633 581818 (8.00am to 6.00pm Monday to Friday).

Closing Date: No closing date provided.


Job title: Detective Inspector Generic (SC&O7)

Job reference: IRC64350

Rank/Band: Detective Inspector

Number of Vacancies: Any vacancies within SC&O7 will now be advertised on the Met's new online recruitment system World Careers Network (WCN).

Location: Metropolitan Police

Staff Reporting: 

Reports to:

Period of Posting: 

Eligibility: Please note that in order to apply for any vacancies on WCN you will need to register, you will only need to do this once and can do so by clicking `register' at the top right hand corner of the WCN internal vacancy homepage. You will also be prompted to register at the point you click to `Apply' for a particular vacancy, if you haven't registered already. To check, and apply, for any vacancies within SC&O7 please click here. This link will take you to the WCN Internal Vacancy Page from where you will need to click on the toolbar `Internal Vacancies' at the top of the page to view any advertised vacancies. Should you have any queries in respect of applications to vacancies in WCN, the Recruitment Team can be contacted by email at Enquiries.PoliceJobs@sscl.gse.gov.uk or by telephoning 01633 581818 (8.00am to 6.00pm Monday to Friday).

Closing Date: No closing date provided.


Job title: Band D Generic (SC&O7)

Job reference: IRC64342

Rank/Band: Band D

Number of Vacancies: Any vacancies within SC&O7 will now be advertised on the Met's new online recruitment system World Careers Network (WCN).

Location: Metropolitan Police

Staff Reporting: 

Reports to:

Period of Posting: 

Eligibility: Please note that in order to apply for any vacancies on WCN you will need to register, you will only need to do this once and can do so by clicking `register' at the top right hand corner of the WCN internal vacancy homepage. You will also be prompted to register at the point you click to `Apply' for a particular vacancy, if you haven't registered already. To check,and apply, for any vacancies within SC&O7 please click here. This link will take you to the WCN Internal Vacancy Page from where you will need to click on the toolbar `Internal Vacancies' at the top of the page to view any advertised vacancies. Should you have any queries in respect of applications to vacancies in WCN, the Recruitment Team can be contacted by email at Enquiries.PoliceJobs@sscl.gse.gov.uk or by telephoning 01633 581818 (8.00am to 6.00pm Monday to Friday).

Closing Date: No closing date provided.


Job title: Band D

Job reference: IRC65707

Rank/Band: Band D

Number of Vacancies: Not displayed.

Location: Empress State Building

Staff Reporting:

Reports to: Curator of Museums

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. Police staff & Agency Worker applicants will be assessed first, prior to the consideration of any other internal applications.

Closing Date: No closing date provided.


Job title: Office Manager / Scene Assistant

Job reference: IRC65729

Rank/Band: Band D

Number of Vacancies: One (1)

Location: MRD, Northolt (moving to Belvedere, Kent 2018) and Gilmour Section House, Kennington.

Staff Reporting:

Reports to: A/DI John Simm

Period of Posting:

Eligibility: Minimum 2 years. 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.

Closing Date: No closing date provided.


Job title: NDES CDEX Detective Inspector

Job reference: IRC65731

Rank/Band: Detective Inspector

Number of Vacancies: One (1)

Location: Empress State Building

Staff Reporting:

Reports to: Detective Chief Inspector

Period of Posting: Five (5) years.

Eligibility: Substantive Detective Inspectors or Detective Sergeant's on the select list for Detective Inspector.

Closing Date: No closing date provided.


Job title: Detective Constable SO15 - War Crimes Team

Job reference: IRC65739

Rank/Band: Detective Constable

Number of Vacancies: Two (2) one immediate, one anticipated.

Location: Empress State Building

Staff Reporting:

Reports to: Detective Sergeant

Period of Posting: 2 years minimum with 5 year maximum (extendable upon review).

Eligibility: Substantive Detective Constable.

Closing Date: No closing date provided.


Job title: Band D - Exhibits Trainer

Job reference: IRC65777

Rank/Band: Band D

Number of Vacancies: One (1)

Location: Met Training Becke House Hendon NW9 5TQ

Staff Reporting:

Reports to:

Period of Posting: Permanent. 

Eligibility: Detective Sergeant. 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.

Closing Date: No closing date provided.


Job title: CDAST Service Manager

Job reference: IRC63699

Rank/Band: Band M

Number of Vacancies: One (1)

Location: Newlands Park, Sydenham

Staff Reporting:

Reports to: Senior Service Manager

Period of Posting:

Eligibility: 12 Months (Subject to annual renewal). 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.

Closing Date: No closing date provided.


Job title: Investigative Coach

Job reference: IRC65673

Rank/Band: Band D

Number of Vacancies: Not displayed.

Location: Various Locations with in the MPS.

Staff Reporting:

Reports to: Detective Sergeant / Detective Inspector

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. Please note, if you wish to see a full copy of the advert please email HR Mailbox - NV Processing Team, who will send you a copy.

Closing Date: No closing date provided.


Job title: Biometrics Case Officer

Job reference: IRC65850

Rank/Band: Detective Constable

Number of Vacancies: 3 further vacancies anticipated 2017/18.

Location: Empress State Building

Staff Reporting:

Reports to: Detective Sergeant Biometrics

Period of Posting: 2 to 5 years (subject to performance).

Eligibility: Substantive Detective Constables ~ Due to the specific security considerations of the role candidates must hold full British citizenship and must be prepared to ndergo DV vetting procedures (See further details below).

Closing Date: No closing date provided.


Job title: SC&O22 - Operational Planner

Job reference: IRC65882

Rank/Band: Police Constable

Number of Vacancies: 7

Location: Lambeth HQ

Staff Reporting:

Reports to: SC&O22 Police Sergeant

Period of Posting: Minimum of two (2) years

Eligibility: Substantive Police Constables

Closing Date: No closing date provided.


Job title: Digital Forensic Specialist - Video

Job reference: IRC65794

Rank/Band: Band N

Number of Vacancies: 1

Location: 109 Lambeth Road, SE1 7LP

Staff Reporting:

Reports to: Band M or Band C

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.

Closing Date: No closing date provided.


Job title: Administration Support - CIU Futures Team & Main Office

Job reference: IRC65865

Rank/Band: Band E

Number of Vacancies: 1

Location: Cobalt Square

Staff Reporting:

Reports to: CIU Inspector

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.

Closing Date: No closing date provided.


Job title: Digital Media Assessor

Job reference: IRC64931

Rank/Band: Police Constable

Number of Vacancies: 3

Location: National Digital Exploitation Service, 26th Floor, Empress State Building

Staff Reporting:

Reports to: Sergeant / Band C DMEU

Period of Posting:

Eligibility: MPS Wide - Substantive Police Constables

Closing Date: No closing date provided.


Job title: Duties Office Staff

Job reference: IRC65818

Rank/Band: Band E

Number of Vacancies: 2

Location: Royalty & Specialist Protection, Lambeth HQ

Staff Reporting:

Reports to: Duties Sergeant

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.

Closing Date: No closing date provided.


Job title: International Protect and Prepare Team, Superintendent

Job reference: IRC65871

Rank/Band: Superintendent

Number of Vacancies: 1

Location: Empress State Building

Staff Reporting:

Reports to: National Co-ordinator

Period of Posting: 2 years, extendable to 5 years subject to annual reviews.

Eligibility: Substantive Superintendents

Closing Date: No closing date provided.


Job title: Deputy Finance Business Partner

Job reference: IRC65880 Dep Fin Busi Ptnr

Rank/Band: Band U

Number of Vacancies: Not displayed.

Location: 10 Victoria Street, London

Staff Reporting:

Reports to: Finance Business Partner

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: No closing date provided.