How to become a Special Constable















Please note: Recruitment for the Special Constabulary is now open, we are looking to attract new Special Constables for training courses commencing April 2018 onwards.

Presentation Events

If you are interested in becoming a Special Constable your first step is to attend one of our presentation events. Here, you have the chance to find out more information and you will have the opportunity to speak to Special Constables yourself and find out about the role from those who do the job.

If you are not able to attend an event, this will not prevent you from applying but it is strongly recommended that you make every effort to attend as you will obtain valuable information to assist you with completing the application process and understanding the role more.

Before you book your place at a presentation or complete an online application, please ensure you read the guidelines to ensure you are eligible to apply.

If you pass the application form stage, you will be invited to an Assessment Event. Please click here for details.

For further information regarding this role, and to apply to be a Special Constable with South Yorkshire Police, please click here