How to apply

Please note that Cadet recruitment is currently closed but will reopen on 1 April 2017.  

Applications will be accepted from 1 April until 30 April 2017 and forms will be available online from 1 April 2017.

To qualify for the South Yorkshire Police Volunteer Cadet Programme you must:

  • Be 15 years of age by 31 August 2017 and no older than 17 years of age by 31 March 2018 
  • Live or attend a school/college in South Yorkshire

Successful applicants will be interviewed during May 2017 and will need to attend a two day Induction Course in August before starting the programme in September. These dates will be published on 1 April 2017.

Please note that all successful candidates will need to go through the Police vetting process before they can be officially offered a place in the programme.