WA Police Aboriginal Cadet Program 

WA Police values a diverse and culturally rich workforce to better meet the needs of our community and to improve equal opportunity outcomes for our employees.  This program is open to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people as a special measure to achieve equality as per Section 51 of the Equal Opportunity Act. 

Ever thought of being a Police Officer and making a difference in your community? Want to be paid while you train and earn a nationally accredited qualification?  Then be the one to step forward and get a firsthand view of the dynamic and exciting world of policing.   

As a cadet based in the metropolitan area, you will develop fantastic workplace skills, under the guidance of experienced Police Officers.  You will gain exposure to a range of unique policing activities and get a true taste of what it means to be part of the WA Police family. 

Not only will you receive important job related training, you will also attend formal class based training provided in partnership with North Metropolitan TAFE.   You will be supported throughout your learning journey and will have access to mentors to assist you in reaching your career goals. 

Limited positions are available, so if you are:

  • of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent; and
  • 16 to 24 years of age (by the application closing date)

dont miss your opportunity to be part of this exciting program which will commence 28 November 2016.

Successful applicants will receive a competitive salary of $23,743-$46,104 per year (dependent on age), a police cadet uniform, shift allowances and generous leave entitlements.

More information about the job role can be found here - Police Auxiliary (Cadet).

To download an application click here - WA Police Aboriginal Cadet Program Application Form

Applications closed.

For further information please contact Shirley Gilchrist, Workforce Diversity Coordinator on 08 9301 9540.

If you are interested in other WA Police cadet opportunities  please refer to the WA Police Cadet page by clicking here.

Am I eligible to apply?

To apply, you must meet the following prerequisites:

You must be
between 16 and 24 years of age
You must be
of Aboriginal or Torres Strait islander decent
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