YIP Hiring Information

Please see below the steps in applying for Youth in Policing (YIP). As a part of the selection for this position, all applicants will be assessed through an application review, interview, and background investigation.

How to Apply

Step 1: Review program details and eligibility: https://www.drps.ca/yip

Step 2: Register for Youth in Policing by visiting https://recruitdrps.durham.ca/

  • Create an account / sign into an existing account
  • Click “View all Jobs”
  • Select “Youth in Policing Student”
  • Read the job posting
  • Click “Apply for Job” in the top right
  • Upload your resume
  • Answer the questionnaire and submit

Step 3: Complete YIP Google Forms Application (link will be provided via email within 3-5 business days of registration). Answer the questions:

  • Part 1: Registration verification
  • Part 2: Personal information
  • Part 3: Eligibility
  • Part 4: Questionnaire
  • Part 5: Cover letter, resume and Authorization to Collect Personal Information
  • Part 6: Declaration
  • Submit

Applicants who fail to register AND submit a completed application will NOT be considered. If you require accommodation at any time during the recruitment process, please advise the contact name on the posting. Appropriate assistance will be provided pursuant to the Service's Accessibility directive. The Durham Regional Police Service is an equal opportunity employer. We thank all applicants for their interest.

Application & Interview Tips for Success

  • Use full sentences and fill the space provided on your application to maximize your chance of getting an interview
  • Learn a bit about Youth in Policing in preparation for your interview
  • Dress for success, look presentable for your interview
  • Come with a positive attitude and a smile
  • Think about yourself! What are your strengths and weaknesses? Do you have examples
  • Ask us questions! We love to hear from you

Connect with us!

If you have any questions, feel free to get in contact with us! Be sure to follow our social media for program highlights and recruiting updates!

Email: youthinpolicing@drps.ca

Phone: 905-579-1520 ext. 4386

Instagram/Twitter: @DRPS_YIP

Facebook: DRPSYIP

Durham Regional Police Service
605 Rossland Rd. E.,
Box 911, Whitby, ON
L1N 0B8
Phone: 905-579-1520
Toll Free: 1-888-579-1520
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