How to apply

We are hiring now!

We are currently open for recruitment for Police Community Support Officers. 

Please read the job description below before completing the application form. In order to apply you will need to complete the PCSO application form and submit by email direct to  pcso-recruitment@Dorset.PNN.Police.uk, or, by post to Dorset Police Headquarters, Winfrith Dorchester, Dorset DT2 8DZ. 

PLEASE NOTE ALL SECTIONS OF THE FORM MUST BE COMPLETED AND NO CVs WILL BE TAKEN INTO CONSIDERATION.  PLEASE ALSO ENSURE YOU HAVE COMPLETED THE PERSONAL DETAILS PAGES.

Find out more about becoming a PCSO

The closing date for completed application forms is Wednesday 18th December 2019. Applicants who are successful at shortlisting will need to be available for interviews & fitness testing on Saturday 18th January 2020.

The commencing Salary will be within Scale D £20,619 rising to a maximum of £22,833.

Working an average 37 hours a week, a shift pattern is in operation for which a shift allowance at this time of 12.5% of salary per annum is payable. Weekend and Bank Holiday working is required for which appropriate rates of pay apply.