Ex-Forces Personnel

Ex-Forces Personnel

Openings and Opportunities to Suit Your Skill Set

About This Position

Canterbury Detectives have an exciting opportunity for ex-service men and women who are looking for a new career after leaving the forces within the private investigation industry.

The role is a self-employed position meaning you will control how many hours and days you work.

You will be offered surveillance & vehicle tracking assignments nationwide. Our Case Managers will provide you with instructions regarding each case and will be on hand to support you. You will also provide your Case Manager with the appropriate updates for our clients.

Our national Head Office is based in Nottinghamshire, where we have an open-door policy for agents to drop in for any extra training, equipment collection or to discuss case related issues.

Canterbury Detectives Will Offer You

  • Support and knowledge within the private investigation field
  • Training provided on how to produce a court ready surveillance report
  • Tracking equipment to undergo vehicle tracking deployment tasks
  • Tracker training (if required)
  • Guidance on what equipment will be needed for your new role
  • A recommended trusted accountant to assist you in becoming self-employed
  • Paid training sessions to clarify your experience within the field
  • Online training/support on LocalPI’s portal

Key Requirements

  • You need to be computer literate
  • Own a laptop/PC with Microsoft Office Word
  • Have your own economic transport
  • The ability to work on your own initiative and as part of a team
  • Willing to travel throughout the UK
  • Eligible to work in the UK
  • Funds to purchase the basic surveillance starter kit (Costing between £300 - £500)

Confidentiality

You will be required to sign our confidentiality agreement and, in addition, you will need at least 2 referees that we can contact.

How to Apply

In the first instance, please send your CV with a covering letter to admin@LocalPI.co.uk

Or by post to: Head Office, 140 Nottingham Road, Stapleford, Nottingham, NG9 8AR.

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About Canterbury

Canterbury Detectives have been operating in Canterbury and Greater London / Home Counties for almost 20 years.

  • After the murder of Archbishop Thomas Becket at the cathedral in 1170, Canterbury became one of the most notable towns in Europe, as pilgrims from all parts of Christendom came to visit his shrine.
  • Canterbury is an English city which lies at the heart of the City of Canterbury, a district of Kent in South East England.
  • Canterbury lies on the River Stour.
  • Many historical structures remain in Canterbury, including a city wall founded in Roman times and rebuilt in the 14th century.
  • Canterbury suffered great loss of life during Danish raids.
  • In 978, Archbishop Dunstan refounded the abbey built by Augustine, and named it St Augustine's Abbey.
  • Canterbury is associated with several saints from this period who lived in Canterbury:
  • The Black Death hit Canterbury in 1348.
  • Canterbury received its own radio station in CTFM, now KMFM Canterbury,in 1997.
  • Between 1999 and 2005, Canterbury's Whitefriars shopping centre underwent major redevelopment.
  • Canterbury's urban area consists of the six electoral wards of Barton, Harbledown, Northgate, St Stephens, Westgate, and Wincheap.
  • Canterbury became a county corporate in 1461, and later a county borough under the Local Government Act 1888.
  • In 1974 Canterbury lost its status as the smallest county borough in England, after the Local Government Act 1972, and came under the control of Kent County Council.
  • Canterbury is located in east Kent, about 55 miles (89 km) east-southeast of London.
  • Canterbury' is near to the coastal towns of Herne Bay and Whitstable to the north, and Faversham which is 8 miles (13 km) to the northwest.
  • Nearby villages to Canterbury include Rough Common, Sturry and Tyler Hill.
  • Canterbury is on the River Stour or Great Stour, flowing from its source at Lenham north-east through Ashford to the English Channel at Sandwich.
  • The river divides south east of Canterbury, one branch flowing though Canterbury, the other around the position of the former walls.

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