Durham Constabulary says applications are being accepted for police community support officer roles.
A spokeswomen for the force said: “Being a PCSO is a job which is like no other. No two days are the same and you get to make a real difference to the local community.”
The force say the pay for the roles start at £23,984 and – for the first time – successful applicants will also be able to gain a Level 4 qualification in community policing practice.
The force say they will also be holding several live question and answer sessions on this page over the next few weeks.
Application for the roles close at 5pm on December 24.
To learn more about the role and how to apply, prospective PCSOs are being invited to go to www.durham.police.uk