Police holds recruitment drive

May 09, 2017

The Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) will be continuing its islandwide recruitment drive this month to boost the strength of the JCF. The recruitment drive, which kicked off in St. Mary in April, will now make stops in nine other parishes between May 16 and June 6.

DATE DIVISION LOCATION
Tuesday, May 16, 2017 Clarendon May Pen Police Station
Thursday, May 18, 2017 St. Elizabeth Luana Sports Club
Thursday, May 18, 2017 Manchester Manchester Parish Church
Thursday, May 25, 2017 St. James Calvary Baptist Church
Thursday, May 25, 2017 Trelawny Falmouth Police Station
Friday, May 26, 2017 Hanover Lucea United Church Hall
Friday, May 26, 2017 Westmoreland Negril Community Centre
Saturday, June 3, 2017 Portland Port Antonio High School
Tuesday, June 6, 2017 St. Ann Carl Rattray Training Centre

Each recruitment day will commence at 7 a.m. Male applicants are required to wear long-sleeved shirts with a tie, while females are to be dressed in office attire.

The locations for each recruitment exercise will also be posted on the JCF online platforms — Facebook and the website — closer to the dates.

The requirements are as follows:

 Age 18-40 (Persons over 30 must be from one of the following professions: Military, Education, Finance/Banking, Scientific, Technical or Legal).
Four CXC subjects -English and Mathematics (Substitute for Mathematics — Accounts, Physics, Chemistry), and any other two subjects.
Minimum Height for females is 5 feet 3 inches and males 5 feet 5 inches, while the minimum weight is 120 pounds for females and 130 pounds for males.
Four passport sized photographs in official attire (certified by a Justice of the Peace, Minister of Religion, Resident Magistrate or Police at the rank of Inspector or above.)
Birth Certificate.
Valid photo Identification (Driver’s Licence, Passport, Voter’s ID)
National Insurance Scheme Number (NIS).
Tax Registration Number (TRN).