Sergeants facts

  • Lead and develop a team of Police Constables
  • Develop your leadership and managerial expertise


As a Sergeant in the Civil Nuclear Constabulary, you will perform a challenging leadership role, gaining invaluable experience in managing your operational team and deploying resources. This will give you the skills and confidence to move through the variety of career routes open to you, whether you choose to rise through the rank structure or go into specialist roles.

You will be leading and mentoring a team of Police Constables, either within an Operational Policing Unit or specialist team. On a day-to-day basis you will need to fully brief and lead your team in operational tasks, which could include site patrols and security checks, as well as preparing them to respond to critical incidents through training, exercises and intelligence briefings.

The support, motivation, skills and knowledge you provide to your team, particularly during the early stages of their careers, will be vital in developing the Constabulary’s future talent.