As a member of the Northamptonshire Police family, not only do you get the satisfaction of working with a great team to make a real change to people's lives, but you can also access a fantastic range of employee benefits. 

  • tax free childcare – government scheme
  • contributory pension scheme
  • debt management support
  • group insurance scheme
  • savings scheme, i.e. CopperPot
  • travel and subsistence expenses
  • bonus payments
  • continuous service benefits
  • the opportunity to join the Force Lottery


  • access to support through the force Chaplaincy
  • employee assistance programme - CiC
  • Sports and Social Club membership
  • occupational health services
  • Specsavers Corporate eye-care scheme
  • sports and social activities
  • workplace needs assessments and support
  • Open Minds Network
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • flexible and agile working (dependant on role)
  • welfare fund (police officers)
  • Benevolent and Orphan fund
  • wellbeing health roadshows
  • maternity/paternity leave benefits
  • carers leave
  • parental leave
  • career breaks of up to five years


  • apprenticeships
  • coaching and mentoring support
  • revision and exam leave
  • training courses
  • personal development reviews (PDR)


  • Christian Police Association
  • Disability and Carers Support Network
  • LGBT+ network
  • Muslim Police Association (Northamptonshire AMP)
  • Police Federation (for police officers)
  • Unison (for police staff)
  • Women's Network
  • Dyslexia Support Network
  • Northamptonshire Black Police Association (NBPA)
  • Police Firearms Officers’ Association
  • Cancer Support (peer support group)
  • Maternity buddies



  • Generous annual leave of between 22-31 days per year

You can benefit from a wide range of lifestyle discounts by registering for a Blue Light card. Some of the discounts include:

  • Apple products
  • theme parks, including Thorpe Park and Alton Towers
  • Sky, Virgin and EE
  • hotels and holiday discounts including Expedia and Jet2
  • cinema discounts
  • high street discounts including Joules, Domino’s, Zizzi, Starbucks