Short-term secondee programme

HMICFRS is continually looking for police officers and police staff to join our inspection teams on short term secondments.

Officers and staff of police sergeant, or police staff equivalent rank, and above bring valuable insight and experience of current policing practices into our inspections.

If you are a serving member of a police force in England and Wales and are interested in finding out more, please contact

Short-term secondees video

The video below provides a short introduction to the programme, including interviews with previous short-term secondees talking about their experiences of the programme and HMICFRS.

Read the transcript

Alternatively, you can download the short-term secondees flyer.


Any short-term secondee roles will be advertised on this page.

We aren’t currently seeking any short-term secondees. Please check again later in the year.

For further information about the short-term secondee programme or any upcoming recruitment, please contact