JOBS! JOBS! JOBS!: ZRP announces recruitment exercise for General Duty Constables

Commissioner Paul Nyathi

The Zimbabwe Republic Police is pleased to announce its recruitment exercise for suitably qualified candidates to join the esteemed organization as General Duty Constables. This opportunity offers individuals the chance to undergo a two-year training program at the renowned Mkushi Police Training Academy, affiliated with the University of Zimbabwe, where they will pursue a Diploma in Police Studies.

To be considered for this prestigious opportunity, potential applicants must meet certain criteria. They should be Zimbabwean citizens, aged between 18 and 22 years, and possess a minimum of five Ordinary Level passes. These passes should include Mathematics, English Language, and at least one Science subject, attained in no more than two sittings.

Physical fitness is also a crucial requirement, and interested applicants should be both physically and medically fit. Male candidates must have a minimum height of 1.68m and weigh not less than 59 kgs, while female candidates should have a minimum height of 1.62m and possess weight proportional to their height. Additionally, applicants should be prepared to complete a 5 Km road run within 20 minutes for males and 25 minutes for females.

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be informed of the dates and venues for the interviews.

In addition to the honor of serving their nation, successful candidates can look forward to an attractive package offered by the Zimbabwe Republic Police. This includes free uniforms, comprehensive medical and dental care, housing and transport allowances, generous leave conditions, and opportunities for personal academic or professional development.

The Zimbabwe Republic Police would like to caution the public against fraudulent advertisements on social media platforms or individuals falsely claiming to be members of the police force. These unscrupulous individuals may attempt to deceive unsuspecting individuals by soliciting money under the pretense of facilitating recruitment into the Police Service. It is important to note that the Zimbabwe Republic Police does not engage third parties or charge any fees for the recruitment process.

For further information, applicants are encouraged to contact Superintendent A Badza, the focal person for the Recruitment Exercise, at [0242] 701164/701932.

The Zimbabwe Republic Police remains committed to maintaining law and order in the nation, and this recruitment exercise serves as an opportunity for dedicated individuals to contribute to the safety and security of their fellow citizens.



18 JUNE 2024


The Zimbabwe Republic Police is recruiting suitably qualified candidates who are Zimbabwean citizens, physically fit to join the Organisation as General Duty Constables and train for a Diploma in Police Studies for a period of two [02] years at Mkushi Police Training Academy, an affiliate of the University of Zimbabwe.

Requirements: Potential applicants should meet the following criteria:

• aged between 18 – 22 years
• a minimum of 5 Ordinary level passes, which include Mathematics, English Language and any other Science subject attained in not more than two (2) sittings.

Interested applicants should:

• Be physically and medically fit.
• Have a minimum height of 1,68m and weigh not less than 59 kgs for males.
• Have a minimum height of 1,62m and weigh in proportion to height for female candidates.
• Be prepared to complete a 5 Km road run in 20 minutes for males and 25 minutes for females.

Applicants to submit their hand written application letters with contact numbers and life history of between 450 to 500 words, copy of identity document and copies of educational qualifications in person to the Officer-in-Charge of the nearest Police Station where they stay on or before Monday, 08 July 2024.

Only shortlisted candidates will be advised of the dates and venues of the interviews.

Package In addition to a good remuneration, the Zimbabwe Republic Police offers;

• Free uniforms
• Free medical and dental care
• Housing and transport allowances
• Generous leave conditions
• Opportunity for personal academic or professional development

Members of the public are warned against fake advertisements from social media platforms as well as individuals purporting to be members of the Zimbabwe Republic Police who may dupe them of their hard earned cash under the pretext that they will be recruited into the Police Service.

The only focal person for the Recruitment Exercise is Superintendent A Badza contactable on [0242] 701164/ 701932. For more information, applicants may contact the focal person on the above numbers.

NB The Zimbabwe Republic Police does not engage third parties or charge a fee on the recruitment process.

(NYATHI . P) Commissioner Chief Staff Officer
(Press and Public Relations) to the Commissioner-General of Police

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