Police Constable 2019

Gwent Police
Police Officer
Local Policing Services
Local Area Policing
Police Constable
Not applicable

Gwent Police – Police Officer Recruitment now open!


Based at:                  Gwent Police, Forcewide

Closing Date:            Monday 16 September @ 13:00 hours

Pay Scale:                 Commencing on £20,880 rising to £40,128 within 8 years


Gwent Police are seeking to recruit new probationer Constables. As a Police Constable every day is different with new challenges, it’s a chance to make a real difference to the community.  We are looking for enthusiastic and dedicated people who will be committed to our vision; to be the best at understanding and responding to the needs of the community; to protecting the most vulnerable, catching criminals and keeping the public safe, whilst also abiding by the policing Code of Ethics and Gwent Values.




  • Candidates must be 18yrs at the time of submitting an application.
  • Candidates must hold a full manual driving licence, prior to an offer letter being issued.
  • Please refer to the Question and Answer section on the website for more details.


Please be aware if successful with the online assessments you will be required to be available for the following dates:


Assessment Centre:          w/c          18th November 2019

Interviews:                        w/c          16th December 2019

Fitness Test:                                     January 2020

Drugs & Biometric Testing:                 January 2020

Health Check:                    w/c           January/February 2020  


The first intake will be 23rd March 2020.


For Information:

There are two awareness sessions available to book onto:


Wednesday 4th September 18:00

Saturday 14th September 09:30


Location: 2nd Floor, Vantage Point House, Ty Coch Ind Est, Cwmbran, NP44 7HF


These are developed to provide you with knowledge and information around the recruitment process, role, training and more.  Please ensure you e-mail centralrecruitment@gwent.pnn.police.uk to book on, indicating the preferred session and full name.  


For a welsh language awareness session please e-mail  Catherine.Baldwin@gwent.pnn.police.uk this will be held on 11th September at 18:00


Please note: All queries and correspondence including documentation throughout the whole process will be sent and received from centralrecruitment@gwent.pnn.police.uk


We are welcoming applications from diverse or minority groups who are underrepresented in the force.  To find out more please contact diversityandinclusion@gwent.pnn.police.uk


For details of the role and process prior to the awareness session please visit https://gwent.police.uk/en/join-us/police-officers/police-officers/