Ex-Forces Personnel

Ex-Forces Personnel

Openings and Opportunities to Suit Your Skill Set

About This Position

Reading 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.

Reading 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 Reading

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

  • It is believed that Reading's chances of receiving city status would be substantially boosted if these suburbs were to be included within the borough.
  • Reading is a large town in England.
  • Reading is located at the confluence of the River Thames and River Kennet.
  • Reading was an important national centre in the medieval period, as the site of an important monastery with strong royal connections.
  • Today Reading remains a commercial centre, with links to information technology and insurance.
  • Reading also hosts two universities, a large student population, and is home to one of England's biggest music festivals.
  • Reading was also the only site of significant fighting in England during the Revolution of 1688.
  • Reading's trade benefited from better designed turnpike roads which helped it establish its location on the major coaching routes.
  • Reading has had some degree of local government autonomy since 1253.
  • Reading's municipal boundaries are particularly old and constrained and do not include several of the town's suburbs.
  • Proposals occasionally surface to expand the borough to include these.
  • Reading also has several places of worship of other religions.
  • Reading has two private hospitals, the Berkshire Independent Hospital in Coley Park and the Dunedin Hospital situated on the main A4 Bath Road.
  • Reading is an important commercial centre in Southern England and is often referred to as the commercial capital of the Thames Valley.

Reading Detectives

Professional, efficient and discreet private investigations in 158 UK cities, backed by an extensive UK network. Reading Detectives serve Reading and localities throughout Greater London / Home Counties.

Workplace theft? Cheating partner? Missing person? Reading Detectives have the experience and knowledge to assist in any form of Private Investigation you may require.





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If you have any questions about our private investigations services in Reading, or private detective packages, then don't hesitate to call our friendly team on 01189 680 635 or contact us via the website.

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