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Security Officer Paid Listing



£9-£10 per hour


United States

Automotive Engineering




Permanent | Full Time

Your new company
As the sole agency supplier to the HM Prison Service for the provision of security and support operatives, our client is looking to recruit members of staff to be a part of their security team. You will be given the opportunity to be a part of an exceptional, secure and professional team as an Operational Support Grades (OSGs) for HMP Erlestoke.

Your new role
As the Security Officer, you will be working as part of the operational team on the prison site. It's essential that you deliver a remarkable service, where you will be responsible for:

  • Supervising visitors
  • Patrolling the prison grounds
  • Escorting contractors and vehicles
  • Searching buildings

You will be working full time, Mon-Fri, on a 6-week temporary contract. The rates of pay is £9-£10 (inclusive of holiday). Depending on experience, you may receive the higher rate.

What you'll need to succeed
Ideally, you should have a security/military background for this role, however, it's not essential that you have had any specific experience - due to full training being provided by the prison. In order to be successful for this position, you will undergo HM Prison Service Security Clearance procedure which can take up to 4 weeks. This can include a Criminal Records Bureau (CRB) check. You must have a valid passport or Birth Certificate and Photo Driving License. All applicants must be able to provide details of 2 satisfactory referees (with at least one ex-employer).

What you'll get in return
As the security officer, you will receive a competitive hourly rate and the opportunity to become a permanent member of the prison service.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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