With more than 6,000 staff, Hampshire Constabulary is one of the region's largest employers. A third of our employees fulfil staff roles, supporting our frontline officers.

Hampshire Constabulary is committed to the aim of creating a diverse police service, which reflects the community it serves. In doing so we welcome applicants from multi-cultural communities, applicants with disabilities and applicants from the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) communities.

Click here to see all our current vacancies.

Police Officers

Applicants are now required to hold a relevant pre-join qualification.  Please click on the heading for further information.

Experienced officers wishing to transfer

We are not currently recruiting for transferring officers but please click on the heading for further information and to set up a job alert.

Police Staff

Police staff provide vital support to the provision of our service. There are literally hundreds of different roles filled by police staff. Our jobs are as diverse as our community, ranging from data inputters to crime scene investigators. The sheer scope of careers within our force is immense.

Call management recruitment events

Click on this heading for further information.

You will need to use the following links in order to access the Events page of the e-recruitment system and pre-book your place.

3rd June event

1st July event

2nd August event

5th August event


Special Constabulary

Special constables undertake a whole range of duties supporting the regular force in policing Hampshire and the Isle of Wight. Some crew our launches in the Solent while others assist the Roads Policing Unit patrolling the highways and motorways across the region. 

Hampshire Constabulary is currently looking for volunteers to become Special constables in and around Basingstoke and Aldershot. Click here for more information.


Police Community Support Officers (PCSOs)

We are not currently accepting applications for PCSOs.


Police Support Volunteers

Can you spare some time to help local policing teams in your area?



TempForce is an exciting scheme set up within Hampshire Constabulary. We're looking for people from a wide range of backgrounds to join our team and be part of an organisation dedicated to preventing crime and protecting people.


Independent Advisory Group Members

Local and specialist independent advisory group (IAG) members help us develop a better understanding of our communties by questioning or challenging police practices.



Employer Supported Policing (ESP)

ESP is a scheme where employers support their staff to volunteer as a Special Constable.




Supporting People with Disabilities

Hampshire Constabulary's commitment to supporting current and prospective employees with a disability has been recognised. All applicants with a disability who meet the minimum criteria for a vacancy will be interviewed.





Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender

Hampshire Constabulary was named as the country's top police force for lesbian, gay and bisexual people for six years in a row in the Stonewall Workplace Equality Index. We support all lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender employees.  



What is the Two Ticks symbol?

The Two Ticks positive about disability symbol is awarded by Jobcentre Plus to employers who have made commitments to employ, keep and develop the abilities of disabled staff.

What commitments does Hampshire Constabulary make?

Hampshire Constabulary is proud to be accredited under the Two Tick scheme following our commitment to:

  • guarantee an interview to any disabled candidate who meets the minimum criteria for the job
  • develop disabled staff
  • support and retain employees who become disabled train and develop staff so everyone helps make these commitments work
  • annually review and improve the commitments

More information
For more information, please email the Recruitment Manager:  valerie.king@hampshire.pnn.police.uk or visit the Job Centre website.