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Join Nottinghamshire Police

Join Nottinghamshire Police with the University of Derby's fast track degree

In a first for the country Nottinghamshire Police force has set out ambitious plans to get recruits straight from degree courses out onto the beat in record time. Take the fast track route to a highly regarded professional policing degree.


Join Nottinghamshire Police

Join the team

If you have completed and passed a SEARCH or Day One Assessment Centre with any other Police Force and you are interested in transferring that score to Nottinghamshire Police please click the below button and complete the required details

Transfer your SEARCH/Day One score

Transfer to Nottinghamshire Police

Already a serving police officer? Transfer to Nottinghamshire Police

Nottinghamshire Police is looking for officers to transfer to the Force.

Opportunities are now open for experienced police constables, including officers currently in specialist roles wishing to undertake a level transfer to Nottinghamshire Police.


Keep updated with careers and information

Keep updated with careers news and information

If you are interest in becoming a Police Officer in Nottinghamshire Police then please continue to monitor our internet page for up to date information about career opportunities and future recruitment information sessions.


Eligibility requirements

Eligibility requirements

Because of the nature of the job, there are a certain number of eligibility requirements – read on to find out more.


Working for us as a police officer

About the role

We want to recruit talented people with a diverse range of skills and experience who are committed to making a difference to the communities that we serve.


What happens after I apply?

What happens after I apply?

If your application is progressed to the next stage you’ll be sent some questions to answer and, if you attain a score of nine or higher, you’ll be invited to our assessment centre. There are then another few stages before your final pre-employment checks and, hopefully, getting assigned your collar number.



Police Officer blogs

Want to hear more about the role? Our officers have spoken about their roles from applying for their dream job, to fitness tests, training weeks and stepping out onto the street for the first time. They give you a taste of what the job is all about


Working for us as a police officer