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£31,095 to £32,907 Per year Appointments will normally be based at the bottom point of the salary scale
24 October 2019 09:44:00
Closing Date:
11 November 2019 12:00:00

Applications are invited for the post of Fingerprint Officer - V70

Based within Crime Command Unit, Penrith, HQ

37 hours a week (plus on call)


Salary offered will be subject to qualifications and experience


The Fingerprint Bureau, based at Police H.Q, Penrith are seeking to recruit a qualified Fingerprint Officer who has achieved "Expert" status.

All candidates are required to undertake a suitability and fingerprint skills test.

Come and join our small professional team in a first class working space in a wonderful location.

Cumbria Fingerprint Bureau are fully accredited and look forward to encouraging you to get in touch for an informal chat so we can fully inform you of the benefits of taking that step and joining us.


To meet the criteria on the job profile and person specification.

Please refer to the attached Job Profile and Person Specification for further details of the role and the essential criteria.

Please note this process will use the Competency and Values Framework for policing (CVF) Personal Qualities.  Please refer to the attached Framework for further details.

Cumbria Constabulary continues to keep Cumbria safe by our staff and officers providing excellent services in partnership with other agencies. Staff jobs are evaluated through the HAY scheme and whilst pay is a strong factor in any recruitment; we can offer the total package, which includes the strong reputational and cultural image of the Constabulary, career progression opportunities including training and development and a wide range of benefits, for further details please click on the following link:

We are already a high performing force, with our staff delivering excellent service on a daily basis. We have outstanding people who work tirelessly to serve our communities. The Code of Ethics sets out the principles and standards of behaviour we expect to see and applies to every individual who works in policing, whether a warranted officer, member of police staff, volunteer or someone contracted to work in a police force, for further details please click on the following link:

We are committed to the development and promotion of equal opportunities for all.  Due to their under representation, applications are particularly welcomed from eligible minority group candidates.

The closing date for this post is 12pm Monday 11th November 2019.

Interviews will be held week commencing 18th November 2019.

* Appointment to all posts is subject to vetting checks some of which may be enhanced

Application forms can be completed online and emailed to  or alternatively returned by post to the following address: Employee Services Department, Cumbria Constabulary Police Headquarters, Carleton Hall, Penrith, Cumbria, CA10 2AU.

To apply for this vacancy please refer to the attached application form and application form guidance

Please note:- If we have not responded to your application form within 3 weeks of the closing date, please assume that, on this occasion, your application was not successful at the short listing stage.

Appointments will normally be based at the bottom point of the salary scale.

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