Recruitment of entry level police trainees for the Western Cape

Western Cape: The South African Police Service in the Western Cape are currently in the process of recruiting entry level police constables.

Matriculated South African citizens between the ages of 18 and 30 years old are invited to apply to be appointed as members of the South African Police Service, with newly passed 2018 matriculates encouraged to apply. Applicants must be in possession of a light motor vehicle driver's licence, however 10% of the total allocation of trainees will be allowed without a driver's licence. Applicants must be physically and mentally fit, undergo a psychological and integrity assessment and be proficient in at least two of the official languages, of which one must be English.

Applicants must also be prepared to take the oath of office, undergo training, not have any tattoo marks which will be visible when wearing SAPS summer uniform, have no previous criminal convictions and/or pending criminal, civil and disciplinary cases.

Applicants must be fit to possess a firearm and have a Body Mass Index (BMI) of less than 30.

Applicants can visit their nearest police stations for further information and application forms.

The closing date for the applications is 18 January 2019.

Source: South African Police Service