|Salary:||£20,134 to £21,197 Grade 3, per annum, + £3,709 shift allowance per annum, + £955 serious incident response allowance per annum|
|Placed On:||26th January 2023|
|Closes:||9th February 2023|
Salary: £20,134 to £21,197 per annum
+ £3,709 shift allowance per annum, + £955 serious incident response allowance per annum
Post Type: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Closing Date: 23.59 hours GMT on Thursday 09 February 2023 (unless otherwise stated)
Interview Date: To be confirmed
Do you have the ability to assess situations and respond efficiently to emergencies? Do you have effective written communication skills and the ability to pass on verbal information clearly? If so, you could be a great candidate for a Security Officer at the University of Kent, predominantly based at our Canterbury Campus.
Previous experience in a similar role would be beneficial, however, it is not essential as full training will be provided. We are keen to hear from you if you are enthusiastic and motivated to be part of a committed security team in providing excellent customer service to a diverse group of people.
As a Security Officer you will be required to work both day and night shifts on a rota basis, so flexibility is needed.
To be successful in this role, you will have:
The University has an estimated 20,000+ students and staff, as well as visitors that we have a duty to protect and secure. The Security Team maintain a safe environment by preventing crime, responding promptly to emergencies and difficult situations in line with security procedures. Our Duty Managers and Security Officers help fulfil this essential function. For more details about typical duties involved, please see the Job Description.
This role is offered by the Commercial Services and Estates Department. The Department provides a number of essential services to the University of Kent and is responsible for the maintenance and upkeep of the extensive grounds and buildings; the security of students, staff and visitors; transport and travel; a postal service and the University Design & Print Centre. It is also responsible for the buildings, new development and construction projects both at Canterbury and at our Medway campus at Chatham Maritime and on the Chatham Historic Dock Yard.
Following the submission of your application and closing of the advert you will be notified if you have been shortlisted. Thereafter successful candidate(s) will be invited to attend an interview. If you have any queries about the role or application process, please email firstname.lastname@example.org quoting reference number EST-119-22-R2. We look forward to receiving your application.
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