Brighton College has an opportunity for a Security Officer to join the team based in Brighton. You will join us on a full time, permanent basis and in return, receive a competitive salary of £20,191 per annum dependent on experience.
The Security Officer role :
The primary responsibility of the Security Officer is to be one of the first point of contact for visitors, staff and pupils visiting Brighton College, therefore, excellent communication skills whilst being able to manage situations in a calm manner are essential.
Provide Security / Concierge Front of House presence on College properties
Be proactive regarding the security of the College, Prep School and Pre-Prep School
Be alert for possible intruders
Deal with pupils, staff, governors and visitors in a calm, friendly and helpful manner
Key responsibilities of our Security Officer :
Unlock and secure exits, entrances and buildings on College premises at designated times
Random patrol of College grounds and buildings
Respond to alarms (fire, burglar etc.)
Respond to emergency calls from staff, pupils and Health Centre
Man the Security Lodge when not required elsewhere
Liaise with organisers of events being held during duty shift this will include external clients
Ensure the safety and security of pupils, staff and governors on campus
Ensure the safety and security of visitors to the College
Monitor of traffic and traffic control at specified times
As our Security Officer ideally, you’ll have :
Have a genuine interest in working within a school setting
Excellent communication skills
Ability to stay calm in demanding situations
Friendly an approachable manner
Ability to work as part of a team
Good IT skills
Hours of Work :
40 Hours per week (Monday to Sunday) on a rota system between the hours of 6.30am and 11.00pm (approximately)
Flexibility with regard to working hours is essential. Overtime is available on occasion
The successful Candidate will be expected to participate in the on call rota on a 4 week basis after a successful probation period.
Full details of this will be discussed at interview stage.
Job specific Learning and Development programme available to all employees
Life Cover is provided whilst working at Brighton College after successfully passing probation period
Complimentary lunch is provided during term time
Brighton College provides a contributory pension scheme
Full uniform provided
Sodexo Lifestyle Saving Programme 20 days in addition to bank holidays
Where possible, these should be taken during the school holidays.
Closing date : 9am Monday 2nd March 2020
If you feel you are the right candidate for this Security Officer role then please click apply’ now! We would love to hear from you!
Brighton College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children; the successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced disclosure through the DBS.