Pay and Benefits


All recruits are appointed at pay point 1 (circa £23,000) of the Constable pay scale and will receive an annual incremental rises through the pay scales.


The Police Pension Scheme 2015 (PPS 2015) operates as a Career Average Revalued Earnings (CARE) pension scheme. This means that for each year you are an Active Member you will earn a fraction of your Pensionable Earnings for that year as earned pension.

Personal Support and Advice

We provide a whole range of support initiatives to help with both you and your family's welfare. These include:

•Occupational health support
•Health and wellbeing framework
•Development and mentoring schemes
•Membership of support associations to support and represent your needs
•Time and facilities during the working day to practice faith where possible e.g. to pray
•Childcare scheme
•A subsidised convalescence home