Current vacancies in the Office of Police and Crime Commissioner

Chief Constable Recruitment

The Police and Crime Commissioner for Bedfordshire, Festus Akinbusoye, is seeking a new Chief Constable to lead Bedfordshire Police and work to deliver the Commissioner’s Police and Crime Plan for the county.

Festus Akinbusoye said: “I am looking for a values led individual with the leadership experience to inspire and motivate the outstanding police staff, volunteers and officers of Bedfordshire Police, and continue to deliver my police and crime plan for our local communities.

“I am looking for a Chief Constable who wants to take our exceptional police force forward to meet the challenges and demand that modern policing faces. Applicants will need to have a track record in organisational improvement and be prepared to be bold, innovative and courageous in their decision making.

“I look forward to receiving applications from eligible candidates who can contact my Chief Executive, Anna Villette on M: 07712 419249 or the College of Policing at hub@college.police.uk for more information on the role and the process”

Eligible candidates are encouraged to apply by completing an application form below. 

Applications to be received by 23:55 on Monday 10 October 2022.

Recruitment Documents:

If you would like to request these documents in an alternative format, please contact us using our ‘contact us’ page. 

The Application Process/Vetting

To find out further information about the vetting and application process when applying for a role at the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner for Bedfordshire, please read the Application and Vetting Process page on our website.

Staff Vacancies

There are currently no open staff vacancies at the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner for Bedfordshire. 

If you would like to contact us to find out further information about vacancies within the office, please email PCC@beds.police.uk or use the contact us section on our website

Volunteering

The Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner is currently recruiting for the following volunteering roles.

  • Stop and Search Panel Members
  • Use of Force Panel Members
  • Independent Custody Visitors

Please click on the images to find out more information about the volunteering roles. If you would like to contact the office to find out more information, please email PCC@beds.police.uk or use the contact us section on our website.