Careers

Ward Security is a successful and growing company, and we always have vacancies for enthusiastic, talented and loyal people to fill roles within our team.

Note: Please be advised that there is an online scam in action that is currently affecting a lot of security companies and personnel. So far, we have had three reports where prospective candidates have been asked to send money for CRB checks by a rogue trader pretending to be from Ward Security. If you have been subject to such fraud or know anyone who has been, please report the matter to the police via national fraud and internet crime reporting centre – Action Fraud team  on 0300 123 2040 or via their website: http://www.actionfraud.police.uk/

For further information please see the “Online Recruitment Scam update” from the SIA: http://www.sia.homeoffice.gov.uk/Pages/about-news.aspx?newsid=489

To apply for employment with Ward Security, please  either download and complete the application form below and e-mail it to recruitment@ward-security.co.uk alternatively you can post it to A9-A10 Spectrum Business Centre, Anthony’s Way, Medway City Estate, Rochester, Kent, ME2 4NP.   Where stated please send your C.V to the given e-mail address.

Unless instructed please do not email CVs as we can accept only completed application forms.

Please click on the options below to download our application form:

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Once you have returned your completed application form, if we wish to speak to you further we will contact you within 14 days. If you do not hear anything within this time frame, then we regret that at this time you have not been successful. We will however hold your application form on file for a period of six months in case a suitable position arises. We would be grateful if you could refrain from contacting us in relation to your application if we have not contacted you.

All applicants must have an SIA License (for Security positions), a full 5 year work or education checkable history (with no gaps) and the right to work in the UK.  For some positions, where driving a Company vehicle is a requirement or where site location and/or shift times dictate, a driving license and the use of your own transport will also be necessary.

Current Vacancies:

Title: Security Officer
Location: London Enfield
Description: We are currently recruiting for a professional and highly motivated, Security Officer to join our team in the London area. We are looking for smart, enthusiastic, hardworking and reliable candidates. You must have excellent communication and IT skills, also a good command of the English language..  Applicants must have a valid CCTV license, hold a five year work or back to school checkable history, be first aid trained and have a valid SIA license.

Pay Rate: £7.80 per hour. Hours: Monday to Friday, 60 hours per week

Title: Operations Manager – London
Location: London region
Description: The Operations Manager is responsible for ensuring the effective and efficient management of the Company’s business by means of operational interaction and direct supervision of staff and liaison with Clients for a designated region. To develop, manage and monitor security personnel ensuring that all relevant standards, contractual obligations and health and safety issues set out by the Company are adhered to.  Having a valid CCTV and Close Protection license would be advantageous but not essential. Applicants must hold a five year work checkable history and a valid SIA license.  Please see link for Job Description of this role.

Pay Rate: £40,000 per annum Hours: 50 hours per week, and is dependent on the needs of the business.

 

Title: Security Officer
Location: London W1F
Description: We are currently recruiting for a professional and highly motivated, Security Officer to join our team in the London area. We are looking for smart, enthusiastic, hardworking and reliable candidates. You must have excellent communication and IT skills. Having a Valid CCTV license would be advantageous.  Applicants must hold a five year work or back to school checkable history and a valid SIA license.

Pay Rate: £7.74 per hour. Hours: Nights, mixture of day and nights on weekends with an average of 56 hours a week.

 

Title: Security Officer
Location: Central London
Hours and Salary:  Monday – Friday; Competitive Salary for the right candidate
Description: Are you able to provide all visitors with that wow factor, that their visit was a memorable one? “First Impressions Count!”Are you flexible and professional, able to cover multiple sites if required?Are you smart, articulate and possess high standards of computer literacy?Do you have hospitality industry experience?If this applies to you, then you are exactly what we are looking for!You MUST have 5 year work or back to school checkable history with no gaps in employment.

 

What’s in it for you? To work for an exciting, dynamic, award winning organisation that holds an Investors in People Gold award.  For the right candidate promotional opportunities are available.

 

Essential skills include:

-          Promoting a high level of satisfaction among clients and visitors.

-          Promptly responding to service requirements.

-          Great interpersonal skills, and capable of communicating at all levels.

-          Deliver effective telephone and reception procedures and quality service.

-          Being able to deal with customers in a courteous and efficient manner – dealing with any concerns efficiently.

 

Title: Security Officer
Location: London SW1W 0SR
Description: We are currently recruiting for a professional and highly motivated, Security Officer to join our team in the London area. We are looking for smart, enthusiastic, hardworking and reliable candidates. You must have excellent communication and IT skills. Having a Valid CCTV license would be advantageous.  Applicants must hold a five year work or back to school checkable history and a valid SIA license.

Pay Rate: £9.40 per hour. Hours: Nights and weekends with an average of 54 hours a week.

Title: Relief Officer
Location: London NW
Description: We are currently recruiting for a professional and highly motivated, Security Officer to join our team covering 6 of our sites in the North West area. We are looking for smart, enthusiastic, hardworking and reliable candidates. In this role you are not based at one site, you cover several sites. You will cover holiday, sickness and additional work. This means that flexibility is key; you will receive a roster on a weekly basis but if someone calls in sick you will be our first call. Applicants must hold a five year work or back to school checkable history and a valid SIA license.

Pay Rate: £8.50 per hour. Hours: Average of 48-54 hours a week but not guaranteed.

Title: Relief Officer
Location: West
Description: We are currently recruiting for a professional and highly motivated, Security Officer to join our team covering 6 of our sites in the West area. We are looking for smart, enthusiastic, hardworking and reliable candidates. In this role you are not based at one site, you cover several sites. You will cover holiday, sickness and additional work. This means that flexibility is key; you will receive a roster on a weekly basis but if someone calls in sick you will be our first call. Applicants must hold a five year work or back to school checkable history and a valid SIA license.

Pay Rate: £8.50 per hour. Hours: Average of 48-54 hours a week but not guaranteed.

Title: Elite Officer
Location:           London region
Description: Are you an ‘Elite’ officer? Are you a highly skilled security officer who is flexible and professional? Are you able to work independently as well as follow site instructions? Are you smart, articulate and possess high standards? Do you have any industry related qualifications?  If this applies to you, then you are exactly what we are looking for!Ward Security Limited is a highly regarded security service provider that has grown consistently over the past 14 years through listening to our customers, responding to their needs and delivering the services they need both cost efficiently and flexibly, and due to organic growth we are currently recruiting for “Elite” Security Officers for immediate start. You MUST hold a valid SIA Licence and you MUST have 5 year work checkable history with no gaps in employment. A CCTV licence is not an essential, but an advantage.What’s in it for you? To work for an exciting, dynamic, award winning organisation that holds an Investors in People Gold award.  For the right candidate we offer:

  • A guaranteed salary between £24,000 – £34,000 per annum (depending on experience and industry related qualifications)
  • A guaranteed roster pattern worked over an average of 54 hours per week, but due to the operational needs of the business you may be required to work outside of these hours.
  • Paid overtime available
  • Promotional opportunities available
To apply download and send in an application form.Sub-standard Security Officers need not apply.

Title: Relief Officer
Location: South East
Description: We are currently recruiting 3 professional and highly motivated, Security Officer to join our team covering the South East Kent area. We are looking for smart, enthusiastic, hardworking and reliable candidates. In this role you are not based at one site, you cover several sites. You will cover holiday, sickness and additional work. This means that flexibility is key; you will receive a roster on a weekly basis but if someone calls in sick you will be our first call. Applicants must hold a five year work or back to school checkable history and a valid SIA license.

Pay Rate: £7.50 per hour. Hours: Days, Nights and weekends, an average of 48 – 54 per week, however not guaranteed.

Title: Park Warden
Location: Bexley park DA14
Description: We are currently recruiting for an enthusiastic and highly motivated Park Warden in the South East. The Park Wardens job is a general role for Bexley Council and encompasses patrols, general maintenance of the parks such as changing light bulbs in public areas, providing assistance when events are being held such as putting out fencing and barriers as well as providing a security presence during the day. This is a short-term contract.

Pay Rate: £8.48 per hour. Hours: Monday – Friday – 8 hour shifts

Title: Lunch Cover
Location: Reading RG1
Description: We are currently recruiting for a professional and highly motivated individual to join our team in the Reading area. We are looking for smart, enthusiastic, hardworking and reliable candidates. In this role you will be based at one site, providing cover during a lunch break.

Pay Rate: £13.00 per hour. Hours: Monday – Friday from 13:00pm to 14:00pm

Title: Relief Officer
Location: Bracknell RG12
Description: We are currently recruiting for 3 professional and highly motivated, Security Officers to join our team in West area. We are looking for smart, enthusiastic, hardworking and reliable candidates. In this role you are not based at one site, you cover several sites. You will be covering the following areas: Bracknell, Slough, Reading and Maidenhead. You will cover holiday, sickness and additional work. This means that flexibility is key; you will receive a roster on a weekly basis but if someone calls in sick you will be our first call. Applicants must hold a five year work or back to school checkable history and an SIA license

Pay Rate: £8.50 per hour. Hours: Days, Nights and weekends, an average of 48 – 54 per week, however not guaranteed.

Title: Receptionist
Location: Colemore Circus Queenway, Birmingham area
Description: We are currently recruiting for a professional and highly motivated, Receptionist for an established property in Birmingham. We are looking for smart, enthusiastic, hardworking and reliable candidates. You must have excellent communication skills as you will be working ‘front of house’ liaising with both clients and customers.  Applicants must hold a five year work or back to school checkable history. SIA licence is not essential for this role. Corporate uniform provided. Please find Job Description for more information. .

Pay Rate: £7.90 per hour. Hours: Monday to Friday 09:00 – 18:00 with 1 hour unpaid meal break.

Title: Relief Officer
Location: Hanworth
Description: We are currently recruiting for a professional and highly motivated, Security Officer to join our team in the Hanworth area but you will also be asked to cover the Staines and Richmond areas. We are looking for smart, enthusiastic, hardworking and reliable candidates. Having your own vehicle is advantageous. In this role you aren’t based at one site you cover several sites, in the previously mentioned areas. You will cover holiday, sickness and additional work. This means that flexibility is key; you will receive a roster on a weekly basis but if someone calls in sick you will be our first call. Applicants must hold a five year work or back to school checkable history and an SIA license

Pay Rate: £8.50 per hour. Hours: Days, Nights and weekends, an average of 48 – 54 per week, however not guaranteed.

 

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