Witness Care Officer

  • Location
    Plymouth, Devon
  • Salary
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Public Sector and Government
  • External Reference
  • Category
    Public Sector - Public Sector

Witness Care Officer

We currently have a fantastic opportunity for some to join Devon & Cornwall Police as a Witness Care Officer. This position is to cover maternity leave until June 2023 and is based in Plymouth. The main responsibility is to deliver a customer focused service by providing care to witnesses.


  • Providing care to witnesses and victims of crime, providing specialist advice and guidance as required

  • Inputting, retrieving and presenting data

  • Presenting evidence in court and other hearings when required

  • To act as a single point of contact for anyone who has an interest in the case


  • Excellent customer service skills

  • Experience of dealing with a wide range of people from a cross section of the community

  • A broad understanding of issues relating to potential witnesses needs and vulnerable

  • Experience in MS Office

  • Proven ability to plan and prioritise your own workload

What we can offer you:

  • The opportunity to work for Devon & Cornwall Police - and as such have the ability to apply for upcoming permanent positions advertised internally

  • The ability to apply for a 'Blue Light' discount card

  • Access to Adecco Boost - including free eye sight tests, discounted vouchers and a wellbeing centre

If you are interested, please apply today. For more information, please contact either Megan or Tricia on 01392260634.

Please note, the successful applicant will be subject to stringent vetting and referencing checks prior to commencing employment.

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To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Patricia Vernon