Police Constable - Degree Apprenticeship Programme

Met Police Officer - Based in London

Do you want to start a career that really matters?  To learn new skills, earn a free degree and build a career? To be part of a brilliant team all working hard to keep London safe for everyone. A job where no two days are the same, but you know you are making a difference to millions of Londoners? If you do - join the Met, as a Police Constable.

This is your chance to be part of the team who keeps the communities of London safe.  If you’ve got good communication skills; love teamwork; thrive on variety; and don’t want to be tied to a desk - then this is the job for you. As a Police Constable you’ll tackle crime; keep the vulnerable safe; investigate; negotiate; bring offenders to justice and much more. It’s a job that makes a difference to people’s lives every day – often at the time they need you the most.

Join us through our Police Constable Degree Apprenticeship

Earn over £36,775, rising to £37,975 in week 30, whilst you learn and gain a fully degree –a BSc in Professional Policing Practice. The PCDA is three-year apprenticeship programme that focuses on practical learning and is specifically tailored to help you start your career in policing.

From day one you’ll be employed as a police officer spending most of your time on the frontline working alongside your team, turning your learning into practical experience. There’s support and fantastic training at every step in your journey.

The PCDA is delivered in partnership with four London universities: Brunel University; University of West London; Anglia Ruskin University; and University of East London.


We’re looking for people from all backgrounds to join us. People who share our values of professionalism, integrity, courage and compassion.

You’ll hold a level 2 qualification in English Language at a GCSE grade C or above, or grades 4-9.

You can apply when you are 17, but you can only start with us on the day or after you turn 18.

 Degree Apprenticeship
 Published on 2023-08-26
 Deadline NA