Work experience

School placements to experience policing

We offer work experience placements to school pupils in Year 10 and Year 11. These placements are limited but offer the opportunity to those who want to develop a career in policing.


You will need to fill out an application form in your own words and submit it to us. If you’re successful you’ll be invited to attend an interview either in person or over the phone.

We advertise placements once a year, so keep checking this page for updates.

You can ask for feedback if you don’t get selected for an interview or for a placement. You can also complain if you think you weren’t successful because you were discriminated against, or your treatment in the interview or application process was unfair. To make a complaint, please send us an email to the address below.

Further information

If you would like further information about work experience, please email

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