Gosfield Community Special Constables
Be a Community Special Constable in Gosfield
Gosfield is a rural village located in the Braintree district of Essex, England. It is located around two miles west of the town of Halstead. Offering a wide range of amenities, it has a large playing field and a fully equipped play area.
Gosfield Hall: a country house and Grade I listed building, dating back to 1545. Gosfield Lake Golf Club: 230 acres of rolling North Essex parkland, members and visitors enjoy peace and tranquillity away from the bustle of modern life. Gosfield School: an independent school. Gosfield Sandpits, a Local Nature Reserve. Gosfield Lake: Provides a wonderful opportunity for the traditional back to basics family day out, along with water skiing, open water swimming, banana parties and daytrips. Gosfield Church: Our church of St Catherine's is in a rural setting of Essex, all are welcome to join in the services and events. Gosfield Social Club: located in The Street opposite the junction with Church Road. The Kings Head public house is located in the centre of the village.
A Gosfield Community Special Constable will:
- Be integrated into a Community Policing Team
- Start and end their duty as close to their community as possible, potentially from another agency’s premises
- Spend the majority of their time within the council area’s neighbourhoods.
- Be visible and accessible in local communities on uniformed, foot or cycle patrol.
- Help address local issues and priorities as informed by the local council and police intelligence-led tasking.
- Patrol hot spots identified through intelligence or which have been deemed to be priority areas.
- Respond to police-related incidents within the council area.
- Engage with local communities and support further recruitment of Specials.
- Attend suitable local council meetings where available to do so.
- Have regard to the Council’s aims and objectives in their voluntary service.
So if you’re interested in really looking after your little piece of the world please submit an application. Gosfield would love to have you as part of their community team and we’d love to help you keep your area safe.