6. Apply

This route into becoming a police officer is currently closed, however we are accepting expressions of interest. It is anticipated that applications will re-open in September 2020.

Expression of interest

If you are interested in becoming a police officer via the Police Constable Degree Apprenticeship (PCDA), send us an expression of interest providing the details below to HRR@derbyshire.pnn.police.uk:

  • First and last name
  • Email address
  • Phone number
  • Level 3 qualification - please state whether you hold a level 3 qualification or will be awarded a level 3 qualification by August 2021.

We'll keep your details on record and let you know when applications are open.

We welcome applications from individuals from all backgrounds and encourage anyone who has considered a career in policing to submit an application form. We are particularly keen to increase the number of women officers and officers from black and minority ethnic communities and candidates from the LGBT community to ensure our workforce represents the communities we serve.