Ex-Forces Personnel

Ex-Forces Personnel

Openings and Opportunities to Suit Your Skill Set

About This Position

Folkestone 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.

Folkestone 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 Folkestone

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

  • Folkestone is located at the eastern end of the M20 which provides fast access to Ashford, Maidstone, London and also to the M25.
  • Folkestone is the principal town in the Shepway District of Kent, England.
  • Folkestones original site was in a valley in the sea cliffs and it developed through fishing and its closeness to the Continent.
  • Folkestone has the only sandy beach and coastal park within an hour of north London by High Speed Train.
  • Folkestone is located where the southern edge of the North Downs, escarpment meets the sea.
  • On 28 April 2007, an earthquake with its epicentre 1 km East of Folkestone occurred at 8:18am.
  • On 3 March 2009, a second earthquake shook Folkestone, measuring 2.8 on the Richter Scale. It only lasted around two seconds.
  • Folkestone also marks the eastern end of the A259 South Coast Trunk Road with access to Hastings, Eastbourne and beyond.
  • To the north, roads connect Folkestone to Canterbury and the nearby villages of Elham and Lyminge.
  • Folkestone has been home to many art galleries over the years.
  • Folkestone has an annual Chamber Music Festival each May curated by the Sacconi Quartet.
  • The Festival concerts take place in Folkestone's St Mary and St Eanswythe’s Parish Church.
  • Folkestone, together with Hythe, have an amateur theatre group: the Folkestone & Hythe Operatic & Dramatic Society.

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Located in the historic port town, Folkestone Detectives have been providing personable and discreet investigations since 1999 for corporate and private clients alike.




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