• If you are seeking a career in Law Enforcement, apply today! The Duval County School Police has options to suit you, offering 10 and 12 month School Safety Officer positions. Click on the links below to apply.
     
     
    Prior to being considered for employment, all applicants for School Safety Officer must successfully complete the following: 
     
    • Polygraph Examination
    • Background Investigation
    • Driver's License Check
    • Criminal History 
    • 10 year previous Employment and Residential Check
    • Medical
    • Drug Screen
    • Psychological Examination
    • Oral Board Interview
    • Administrative Review 

     

     

    The Duval County School Police is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, religion or any other legally protected status.

  • 12 Month School Safety Officer

    QUALIFICATIONS

    • Be a citizen of the United States
    • Possess a valid Florida driver's License
    • Be in good physical condition
    • Must possess a High School Diploma or GED
    • (Preferred not Required) A degree from an accredited college or university
    • Possess a Basic Law Enforcement Certification issued by the Florida Criminal Standards and Training Commission
    • Be of good moral character 
    • NO INDIVIDUAL who pleads guilty or nolo contendere to or is found guilty of any felony, even if the sentence was suspended or adjudication was withheld by the judge, or
    • NO INDIVIDUAL who pleads guilty or nolo contendere to or is found guilty of any misdemeanor involving domestic violence, perjury, or false statements, even if the sentence was suspended or adjudication was withheld by the judge is eligible for employment.

    UNIFORMS/EQUIPMENT

    • All necessary equipment for the performance of duty such as weapons, leather goods, cold weather gear, and safety equipment are provided.

    LEAVE:

    • Paid Holidays
    • Annual, Sick, and Personal Leave

    SERVICE RAISE:

    • $400 a year for each 5 (five) years of service

    SALARY:

    • $40,082 (yearly) plus benefits

    VEHICLE:

    • Take-home vehicle provided

    STATE EDUCATION INCENTITIVE (non-cumulative):

    • $80 Bachelors/Masters
    • $30 Associates

    PRIOR LAW ENFORCEMENT SKILLS & TRAINING DIFFERENTIAL (paid annually):

    • $300 per year up to 10 years

    LIFE INSURANCE:

    • Starting at $10,000

    COMPREHENSIVE HEALTH COVERAGE

    FLORIDA RETIREMENT SYSTEM

     

     

  • 10 Month School Safety Officer

    QUALIFICATIONS

    • Be a citizen of the United States
    • Possess a valid Florida driver's License
    • Be in good physical condition
    • Must possess a High School Diploma or GED
    • (Preferred not Required) A degree from an accredited college or university
    • Possess a Basic Law Enforcement Certification issued by the Florida Criminal Standards and Training Commission
    • Be of good moral character 
    • NO INDIVIDUAL who pleads guilty or nolo contendere to or is found guilty of any felony, even if the sentence was suspended or adjudication was withheld by the judge, or
    • NO INDIVIDUAL who pleads guilty or nolo contendere to or is found guilty of any misdemeanor involving domestic violence, perjury, or false statements, even if the sentence was suspended or adjudication was withheld by the judge is eligible for employment.

    UNIFORMS/EQUIPMENT

    • All necessary equipment for the performance of duty such as weapons, leather goods, cold weather gear, and safety equipment are provided.

    LEAVE:

    • Paid Holidays
    • Sick and Personal Leave

    SERVICE RAISE:

    • $400 a year for each 5 (five) years of service

    SALARY:

    • $31,757 (yearly) plus benefits

    VEHICLE:

    • No take-home vehicle
    • $4,000 stipend annually

    STATE EDUCATION INCENTITIVE (non-cumulative):

    • $80 Bachelors/Masters
    • $30 Associates

    PRIOR LAW ENFORCEMENT SKILLS & TRAINING DIFFERENTIAL (paid annually):

    • $300 per year up to 10 years

    LIFE INSURANCE:

    • Starting at $10,000

    COMPREHENSIVE HEALTH COVERAGE

    FLORIDA RETIREMENT SYSTEM

     

     

  • School Safety Assistant/Guardian

    QUALIFICATIONS

    • Be a citizen of the United States
    • Must possess a High School Diploma or GED
    • Read, Write, Speak, and understand standard English.
    • Must have or be able to obtain a State of Florida(F.S. 790.06 Florida Statue) concealed weapons permit

    UNIFORMS/EQUIPMENT

    • All necessary equipment for the performance of duty such as weapons, leather goods, cold weather gear, and safety equipment are provided.

    LEAVE:

    • Paid Holidays
    • Annual, Sick and Personal Leave

    SALARY:

    • $15 per hour to start

    LIFE INSURANCE:

    • Starting at $10,000

    COMPREHENSIVE HEALTH COVERAGE

    FLORIDA RETIREMENT SYSTEM

     

    Dispatcer/Communications Officer

    UNIFORMS/EQUIPMENT

    • Department issued polos are provided.

    LEAVE:

    • Paid Holidays
    • Annual, Sick and Personal Leave

    SALARY:

    • $16.50 per hour to start

    LIFE INSURANCE:

    • Starting at $10,000

    COMPREHENSIVE HEALTH COVERAGE

    FLORIDA RETIREMENT SYSTEM