The role of a Border Force Officer is central to maintaining the security and integrity of the UK border. It is also essential in promoting the national economy, through facilitating the legitimate movement of individuals and trade across the border.

Border Force expects the highest possible standards of professionalism and teamwork from our staff and adherence to our core values: Commitment; Discipline; Respect and Moral Courage. We require our people to operate in sometimes difficult and pressurised environments and to make well balanced decisions.

We offer a hugely rewarding and very satisfying career – and one that offers the opportunity for increasing responsibility and reward.