Volunteer - Investigation Management Team

  • Thames Valley Police
  • Aylesbury, UK
  • 21 Oct, 2020
Contractor Management Professional Services

Job Description

Department  Investigation Management Team

Location  Aylesbury

Rank/Grade  Volunteer

Part/Full Time  As and when required

Type of Contract  Volunteer

Document Attachment  Police Staff or Volunteer Recruitment Advice.docx – 48KB
Converted File Police Staff or Volunteer Recruitment Advice.docx.pdf – 98KB

Document Attachment  Vetting Top Tips V1.0.pdf – 186KB

Job Advert  

Thames Valley Police are looking to recruit a volunteer to assist in a busy crime management office responsible for managing the daily crime coming into Aylesbury.

They will assist in ensuring new jobs are reviewed and allocated to the most appropriate department to investigate them. 

This role will involve doing secondary Investigation on Police systems to develop cases prior to allocation. It will also involve assisting in the daily admin on crime reports being progressed by the team to assist Officers in managing high workloads. 

The applicant must be computer literate but full training will be given. 

If you have a few hours to spare (approximately 8 hours per week to be worked flexibly but preferably mornings) then please complete the online application form. If you have any queries on completing the application form, please contact People Services Recruitment Department on 0845 2 66 66 77, quoting reference 17377.    

Please note this vacancy will be removed once sufficient candidates have been sourced. 

As a volunteer within the police service, you will be subjected to a level of police vetting. The level will be dependent upon the role and it’s access requirements. With the higher levels of vetting, applicants could be asked to provide details of family members, partner, partner’s parents and co-residents, as well as additional information regarding their own personal circumstances. This process is required to ensure that Thames Valley Police comply with the legislation of the Vetting Code of Practice. 

Whilst we endeavour to complete all vetting within 30 working days of receipt of vetting forms, unfortunately this is not always the case due to operational demand and back-logs, and could take considerably longer. 

If you have any concerns or queries regarding your application please do not hesitate to get in touch.


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All posts require a level of Police Vetting as per the National Vetting Code of Practice. The residency requirement is necessary to enable all applicants to be checked in an equitable manner. Thames Valley Police will allow applicants to apply who do not necessarily reach the criteria as long as they have proven UK residency and supporting evidence where necessary. Applications will be considered on a case by case basis.

Thames Valley Police serves diverse communities; to truly reflect this, we are keen to recruit people from Black, Asian and other minority backgrounds. We value the knowledge and experiences that individuals bring from different cultures and welcome any contributions that can enhance the services we deliver to the public.

We believe in investing in all of our people, and run tailored Positive Action Initiatives to support our colleagues from underrepresented backgrounds in their personal and professional development, ensuring everyone has a level playing field to succeed, progress and feel fulfilled in their careers.