|Salary:||£22,573 to £23,813 pa inclusive of London Weighting Allowance. Plus a £2,247 pa shift allowance|
|Placed On:||23rd November 2021|
|Closes:||31st January 2022|
As a Security Officer, you will be a friendly contact point for the thousands of students, staff and visitors that come to our beautiful, 67 acre campus, 25 minutes from London Waterloo
We are looking for permanent security support colleagues to join our in-house Security Service providing cover across the entire University campus. This role incorporates safeguarding and support, enhancing the student’s safety and experience on campus by pro-actively talking to students in a friendly & supportive way to identify how they are and what issues may arise on campus.
You’ll enjoy the variety of dealing with a range of activities every shift, from ensuring the safety of everyone while patrolling on campus, pointing students and visitors in the right direction, helping students with welfare issues or when rules and responsibilities need to be enforced, dealing with crimes, responding to fire alarms and calls for first aid. Your ability to communicate with people at all levels will be well used. No two shifts are the same and whilst the work can be challenging and rewarding, this is a great job for those who enjoy helping others.
We have 6 teams working on an annualised rotating shift pattern, 24/7 & 365 days a year, working an average of 35 hours per week including day and night shifts, which is focused to meet the University’s seasonal activities and support you in your work/life balance. For further details of the shift pattern please refer to the job description. You’ll need to hold a full manual, clean driving licence to drive our vehicles around campus, a valid Security Industry Authority Licence to Door Supervisor level and experience of a similar role elsewhere.
Whilst the roles are full time, we are actively seeking to increase the diversity of our workforce to reflect our community and welcome requests for job sharing.
Our staff have access to excellent facilities and a generous range of staff benefits.
We are a supportive, close-knit and inclusive community, with a proud history in higher education stretching back more than 175 years. Our values come from this rich history, built on community, engagement and partnership, with a belief that no matter their background, we can help our students realise their ambitions. Our graduates today have excellent employment prospects, and are part of a thriving global community of Roehampton alumni.
We provide an engaging portfolio of courses across the creative arts, social sciences, law, humanities, literature, education, business, and human and life sciences, including nursing. We also have an excellent research profile. With international reach, our research informs policy, enriches culture and improves people’s lives.
To find out more information about the role and what we’re looking for, visit the Working at Roehampton section of our website where you will find full details, how to apply, as well as further information about the benefits of working for us.
The closing date for completed applications is 31 January 2022 It is expected that interviews will be held on 9 or 10 February 2022 however to ensure responsivity to the market, candidates may be invited to interview before the closing date.
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