Communications Officer

South Wales Police
Police Staff
Corporate Communications
HQ, Bridgend
£33,915.00 - £39,036.00
Full Time

14/03/2024, 15:00

Internal Communications Officer


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South Wales Police brings together thousands of people with the same aim – to keep South Wales safe.

We want to be the best at understanding and responding to our community’s needs. To do this we need the very best candidates from a wide range of backgrounds to apply to become part of our policing family.

We are looking for someone to #JoinUs as an Internal Communications Officer in our Communications and Media team.

About the team/Department you will be joining:

The role of the team is to engage police officers, staff and volunteers so that they understand the mission, vision and values of the organisation, and are equipped to successfully fulfil their role.

It’s a role where no two days are the same and you will get plenty of opportunities to work on several force and department priority areas.

We work from Headquarters, Bridgend at least two days a week (subject to departmental needs) with the option to work from home or other locations across the force the rest of the week.


About the role and your key responsibilities:

The team is responsible for producing content which is delivered via various channels including the force intranet. The successful candidate will work alongside the wider Communications and Media Team to help bring ideas to life.

All activity supports our priorities as outlined in the Chief Constable’s Delivery Plan and our Communications Strategy as we work together to help keep South Wales safe.

What skills and experience do we need you to bring to the role:

Ideally the successful candidate will be an experienced communications practitioner with knowledge of internal communications in particular. They will be comfortable working in a fast-paced complex environment and used to working under pressure, using their own initiative to the get the job done. If you think you fit the bill, then we’d love to hear from you.

There are numerous benefits to working for South Wales Police, from learning and development opportunities to schemes which aim to improve your lifestyle and wellbeing, as well as generous Local Government Pension Scheme, paid annual leave, flexible working and family friendly policies and many more, click here for more information.

This role is suitable for part time/job share workers 

The successful Candidate must be willing to undergo vetting to MV/SC Vetting.

Please note, if you are subject to an ongoing PSD investigation, you appointment or placement in the role may be delayed pending an outcome. Whether the role is held open will be considered on a case-by-case basis

If you would like any more information about the role, please contact

First time applying for a role with South Wales Police? Be sure to read our application guidance for some hints and tips around the application form and what to expect, click here for more information. Please note the successful candidate must be willing to undergo vetting to the required level.


Click here  for information on how to complete our online application process

This opportunity is closed to applications.