CAST is the primary science and technology interface between Home Office Ministers and policy makers; front-line delivery partners; and the suppliers of science and technology. Understanding the policy and operational context of Home Office business allows us to operate where others cannot for reasons of impartiality, national security or market failure.
CAST supports the full range of Home Office interests in policing and tackling crime, counter-terrorism, border security and controlling immigration. Our extensive in-house skills and expertise and access to international networks ensure we are able to provide the right advice and support, irrespective of the problem. Our expertise and activities are focused into capability areas that serve the range of Home Office interests in:
• Contraband detection
• Crime prevention and community safety
• Digital Investigations
• Identity assurance
• Protective security
• Public order and Fire
You can find out more about the role here.
The closing date for applications is 29th January 2017.