Civil Nuclear Constabulary Job Opportunities

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Armed Police Officers

Caitness, Cleveland, Cumbria, East Lothian, Kent, Lancashire, North Ayrshire, Oxfordshire, Somerset and Suffolk

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The Civil Nuclear Constabulary (CNC) is an award-winning, specialist armed police force. We protect 10 civil nuclear sites across England and Scotland, safeguarding nuclear material in transit and play a key role in national security. To support us in achieving our mission to Deter, Defend, Deny & Recover we are looking to recruit Authorised Firearms Officers (AFO) nationally. We ask that our AFO’s maintain a high level of fitness and fi rearms skill throughout their career, enabling them to remain effective in repetitive or pressurised situations. In return we develop the requisite skills to meet the demands and expectations of the role through specialist training and continual assessment.

The role comes with a range of fantastic benefits, including:

  • Starting salary of £22,000 rising to £24,171 on completion of a satisfactory probationary period (plus £2,000 south-east allowance for officers based at Harwell and Dungeness)
  • Annual leave of 22 days; this increases to 30 days with increased length of service
  • Generous pension scheme
  • Training and development throughout your career

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CNC has a strong commitment to equality and diversity both within the organisation and in the service we provide to our communities. We want to reflect the communities we serve.

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