Garda Trainee

An Garda Siochana

Closing Date: 16/03/2022
Full Time

An Garda Síochána is the national police service of Ireland directed and controlled by the Garda Commissioner. The mission of An Garda Síochána is “Keeping People Safe”. An Garda Síochána is in and of the community and community policing is the key to and at the core of the ethos of the Organisation.

The Government has approved an overall vision for the Garda workforce to bring the strength of the service to 15,000 Garda members. The Commission on the Future of Policing in Ireland calls for a reflection of the diversity of Irish Society within An Garda Síochána, “diverse not only in gender and ethnicity, but also in socio-economic, educational and geographical background”.

We welcome applications from any and all backgrounds with a view to reflecting the increasing diversity of Irish society in 2022 and beyond.

Detailed information on the role of Garda Trainee and the application process can be found in the Candidate Information Booklet and we encourage you to read this carefully before applying.

Closing date: 3pm on Wednesday, 16th March 2022.  Applications will not be accepted after the closing date.

We are committed to a policy of equal opportunity and encourage applications under all nine grounds of the Employment Equality Act.

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