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SECURITY AND RESILIENCE OPERATIONS
RAF Police Officer
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RAF Police Officer with police dog on airfield at night
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Eligibility check
In order to continue your application for this role, you must meet the requirements below.
Age
  • 17.5-47 (Must attest before 48th birthday)
Nationality

You must be a citizen of the United Kingdom since birth and must not hold (and must never have held) any nationality or citizenship (including joint nationality) other than British, British Overseas Territory or dual British Irish citizenship.

You must have resided in the UK for 7 years immediately prior to application.

Your parents/spouse must currently have UK citizenship.

Following the MOD announcement that the UK Armed Forces will now be able to recruit commonwealth citizens without the 5 year residency requirement, please note that the RAF continues to apply standard residency requirements for security clearance,  ie, DV employment requires 7-years UK residency immediately prior to enlistment; SC requires 3-years. 

Qualifications

You will need GCSEs at Grade C/4 or Scottish National 5 at Grade C in English Language, Mathematics and three other subjects.

In addition, you need at least two A2 Levels or three Highers at Grade C or above (excluding General Studies, Critical Thinking and Citizenship Studies) which must total a minimum of 64 UCAS points. 

Alternatively, if you hold a UK degree at Grade 2:2 or higher (or acceptable alternative) you only need Mathematics and English Language at a minimum of GCSE Grade C/4-5 or Scottish National 5 grade C.


Additional requirement:

You must have a full UK driving licence.