Community Speedwatch Volunteer

To support the Safer Essex Roads Partnership to educate and raise awareness of speeding issues within our communities with an aim to improve road safety and address anti-social use of the country's roads, making communities feel safer.

To work with Essex Police and participate in local Speed Watch monitoring as part of a Community Group. To use a Speed Gun responsibly and record results accurately on log sheets.

To be involved with Community Road Safety Days organised by the partnership.

To attend training sessions to attain required expectations of performance and skills and adhere to the policies and procedures of Essex Police and Essex County Fire and Rescue Service.


Excellent interpersonal skills

Reliable, responsible and trustworthy

Friendly, confident and approachable manner

Willingness to work as part of a team and abide by specified procedures and processes

Hours are flexible and dependent on dates and times of group activities

The ability to complete log sheets accurately and submit information within timeframe


  • Suitable for under 18s
  • DBS check required
  • Training provided
    approximately 2 hours
  • Volunteer policy
  • Volunteers covered by insurance
  • Expenses reimbursed
  • Equal opportunities policy
  • Written role description
  • Accessibility
    Includes roadside activities
  • Volunteer induction
  • Ongoing support
  • Health and Safety Policy

When can I volunteer?

Start Date: 04/07/2017

End Date: 04/07/2018

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Morning Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No No
Afternoon Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No No
Evening No No No No No No No

Availability Details

Flexible As arranged with local Community Speed Watch Co-ordinator to work as part of a team


This opportunity is available Countywide.

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