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Staff vacancies

Thank you for your interest in the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner (OPCC) for Devon, Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly.

Job vacancy information is given on this page when available. Applications are welcomed from all eligible people regardless of gender, ethnic origin, religion or belief, sexual orientation or disability. 

Applications are only accepted for positions currently being advertised and must be on the official form. Curriculum vitae (CV) will not be accepted.

There are currently a number of vacancies within the OPCC:

  • Independent Custody Visitor for Newquay and Camborne Custody Units

This volunteering role will aid you to gain an insight into the criminal justice system by checking on the treatment of people in police custody, the conditions in which they are held, and that their rights and entitlements are being observed. The time commitment for a visit is usually between an hour and an hour and a half once or twice a month with the expectation to attend volunteer meetings. Closing date is the end of December. Click here for more details and to apply.

  • Commissioning Officer

This role works with stakeholders across policing and criminal justice, working with the private, public and community and voluntary sectors to ensure effective partnerships to deliver the aims of the Police and Crime Plan. Click here for more details and to apply.

You may also wish to consider volunteering for the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner, for example as an independent custody visitor.  You can find out more on our website under 'join us'.

Alternatively you may be interested in opportunities to work for Devon and Cornwall Police. To see their vacancies please visit their website: