Transfer/Secondment - Surveillance - Sergeant - Op's Support - Counter Terrorism Policing NW | Counter Terrorism Policing

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Transfer/Secondment – Surveillance – Sergeant – Op’s Support – Counter Terrorism Policing NW

Contract type – Permanent

Location – Other

Grade/Band/Scale/Rank – Sergeant

Information about the role

Counter Terrorism Policing North West (CTPNW) is a five-force collaboration delivering Counter Terrorism (CT) services to our regional forces as well as forming part of the national CT Network. Our staff work to the Government’s CONTEST strategy under the four pillars of Prevent, Protect, Prepare and Pursue. We use a functional model with Senior Responsible Officers, line manged by the CT Head, leading areas of Investigations, Intelligence, Business Services, Borders, Special Projects, Prevent and Change.

CTPNW’s mission is to work together to keep people safe from terrorism. Our priorities focus us to drive business through performance, improvement and transformation so we can continue to counter the ever-changing threat of terrorism and extremism. Operational oversight and governance is managed by the CT ACC and the CT Head coordinates delivery against the four strands of CONTEST strategy (Prevent, Protect, Pursue and Prepare) in collaboration with local policing teams and other partner agencies. At the heart of CTPNW is our people, we are committed to continuing to make the CTPNW a great place to work.

For us to reduce the risk and threat of terrorism and protect the public, our people need to be at their best. They can only be at their best if they are able to be themselves at work and are supported through development and learning within their current role and future roles within the network.

We are looking for a committed and outstanding individual who can support the Op’s Support team for CTPNW.

This role is open to surveillance trained Sergeants. CTPNW can offer a new avenue of surveillance work, backed by significant resource to support the National mission to keep the UK safe from terrorism. If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact us. We can assure you this is one of the most challenging and rewarding areas of Policing.


  • Supervise and complete PDR for team members.
  • Supervise use of technical resources.
  • Maintain records of surveillance operations utilising current approved methods.
  • Maintain records of the use of technical equipment.
  • To promote and comply with GMP’s Code of Ethics and Leadership Expectations.
  • To promote and comply with GMP’s policies on health and safety both in the delivery of services and the treatment of others.
  • Carry out surveillance duties.
  • Direct tactics to support operational requirements.
  • Research future operations.
  • Plan all aspects of surveillance operations.

How to apply

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