|Closing Date:||Friday 28th of February 2020|
Location: All Provinces
The South African Police Service invites members of the community that is energetic, intelligent, physically and mentally fit and that is dedicated with the desire to serving their country on a voluntary basis as Reservists, to assist the South African Police Service in the fight against crime.
A Reservist performs voluntary duty in the South African Police Service without any expectation of receiving compensation for such duty.
In terms of the Regulations of the South African Reserve Police Service you may be called up by the National Commissioner to perform duties in order to strengthen and support the Police in performing its constitutional mandate as set out in Section 205 of the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 1996 and that you will not receive remuneration (unless so called up). You will be expected to perform a minimum of sixteen (16) hours voluntary duty per month.
Basic appointment requirements:
In accordance National Instruction3 of 2014of The Reserve Police Service the following persons will not be considered as a reservist if he or she:
An appointment as a Reservist in the South African Police Service does not reserve any right or expectation to be translated, absorbed or appointed as an employee of the South African Police Service; or preferential treatment (of whatsoever nature) for consideration to be appointed as an employee of the South African Police Service. Should any Reservist wish to become an employee or a permanently employed member of the South African Police Service, the prescribed selection and appointment process of the South African Police Service will be followed and he/she must conform to all the prescribed requirements.
Recruitment / Selection / Appointment processes
Reservist Training Programme
Selectedcandidates will be invited to attend the Reservist Training Programme.The Reservist Training Programme will not be a once-off event and therefore successful candidates will have to avail themselves to attend the training sessions, after hours and on weekends due to your work commitments. The training willconsist of Orientation, distance learning, contact sessions,formative and summative assessments. Interested candidates will have to avail themselves to attend certain Learning areas(Orientation to SAPS / Law / Community Service Centre / Crime Investigation / Crime Prevention / Street Survival).The appointment as Reservist will only be effected on successful completion of the prescribed training.
How to Apply
Complete the prescribedapplication form in your own handwriting. Download Application Form
Application forms must beobtained at your nearest Police Station (HRM Office), and hand delivered at your nearest Police Station (HRM office)
Correspondence will be conducted with successful candidates only. The South African Police Service isunder no obligation to appoint any one in accordance with the advertisement. If you have not receivedfeedback from the South African Police Service within 3 months of the closing date, please regard yourapplication as unsuccessful.