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

Current Vacancies

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Security Officer (Relief) – Central London

LON/REL

London

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £9.00 /hour

Job Location: London

Required experience: Corporate Security: 1 year

Required licence or certification: SIA Licence

Ward Security is an award winning Company and provides security services solutions to all UK businesses. Due to phenomenal business growth we now have exciting opportunities in our Business for dynamic, self-motivated, customer-focused, team players, who are committed to putting security at the heart of everything we do. If this sounds like you, read on. Please note that all employment offers are subject to our full screening and vetting processes, therefore it is essential all ID, right to work, and 5 year employment history can be provided at the interview stage. All security roles must hold a valid SIA licence/driving licence (as applicable).

As part of Ward Security continuing growth, we now have a vacancy/vacancies for:

  • Relief Security Officers
  • £9.40 working an average of 54 hours per week, including days, nights and weekends
  • Covering sites in Central London

The role is responsible for protecting the clients’ business interests by the provision of a security presence in addressing issues dealing with fire, damage, theft and health and safety issues. Main responsibilities will include:

  • To provide regular foot patrols within defined areas as an effective deterrent in the protection of the client’s property and assets.
  • To effectively control the access to the client’s premises, examining documentation to ascertain the authenticity and authority to gain access.
  • Where provided to provide monitoring functions to CCTV and alarm functions. To be aware of the operation of those functions and to respond as required.
  • When required to assist and escort visitors to their destinations within the clients complex.
  • To submit detailed reports on discovery of issues relating to health and safety and crime to the relevant authority either verbally or in report form as required.
  • To effectively deal with all incidents falling within the security remit and to effectively report all incidents to the relevant authority.
  • To maintain a log of all visitors, incidents and any other records that may be required by the client.
  • To maintain the clients key safe to issue and record all movements of keys within the clients premises.
  • To identify suspicious persons and actions and report such circumstances.

Apply now for an immediate response! Ward Security is an Equal Opportunities employer

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £9.40 /hour

Job Location:

  • London

Required experience:

  • Corporate Security: 1 year

Required licence or certification:

  • SIA Licence
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Security Officer (Relief) – Reading, Berkshire

WEST03/PH

Reading

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £9.00 /hour

Job Location: Reading, Berkshire

Required experience: Security: 1 year

Required licences or certifications: Driving licence, transport, SIA Licence

Ward Security provides a security services solutions to all UK businesses. Security services include: CCTV security systems, property management, guard dog security, key holding services, security guard patrol services, response alarm systems and more. Ward security head office is based in Kent but we now operate nationwide and employ over 700 employees. Ward Security recruit, train and reward the very best staff, complemented by the latest technology and communications to ensure the highest levels of security and Client service.

As part of Ward Security continuing growth, we are now looking to recruit Relief Security Officers to join our forward thinking company and to join our professional security team.

We are currently recruiting for professional and highly motivated, Relief Security Officers to join our team covering a prestige site based within Reading and the surrounding areas.

The role is responsible for protecting the clients’ business interests by the provision of a security presence in addressing issues dealing with fire, damage, theft and health and safety issues.

Main responsibilities will include:

  • To provide regular foot patrols within defined areas as an effective deterrent in the protection of the client’s property and assets.
  • To effectively control the access to the client’s premises, examining documentation to ascertain the authenticity and authority to gain access.
  • Where provided to provide monitoring functions to CCTV and alarm functions. To be aware of the operation of those functions and to respond as required.
  • When required to assist and escort visitors to their destinations within the clients complex.
  • To submit detailed reports on discovery of issues relating to health and safety and crime to the relevant authority either verbally or in report form as required.
  • To effectively deal with all incidents falling within the security remit and to effectively report all incidents to the relevant authority.
  • To maintain a log of all visitors, incidents and any other records that may be required by the client.
  • To maintain the clients key safe to issue and record all movements of keys within the clients premises.
  • To identify suspicious persons and actions and report such circumstances.

Successful candidates should be reliable and punctual, possessing:

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Excellent organisational skills

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £9.00 /hour

Job Location:

  • Reading, Berkshire

Required experience:

  • Security: 1 year

 

Required licences or certifications:

  • Drivers Licence and transport
  • SIA Licence
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Security Officer (Relief) – Luton, Watford & Surrounding

WEST04/CS

Watford

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £9.00 /hour

Job Location: Luton, Bedfordshire

Required experience: Security: 1 year

Required licences or certifications: SIA Licence, Drivers Licence and transport

Ward Security is an award winning Company and provides security services solutions to all UK businesses. Due to phenomenal business growth we now have exciting opportunities in our Business for dynamic, self-motivated, customer-focused, team players, who are committed to putting security at the heart of everything we do. If this sounds like you, read on.Please note that all employment offers are subject to our full screening and vetting processes, therefore it is essential all ID, right to work, and 5 year employment history can be provided at the interview stage. All security roles must hold a valid SIA licence/driving licence (as applicable).

As part of Ward Security continuing growth, we now have a vacancy/vacancies for:

  • Relief Security Officers
  • £9.00 working an average of 54 hours per week, including days,nights and weekends
  • Covering sites in Watford, Luton, Enfield, Dunstable and High Wycombe

The role is responsible for protecting the clients’ business interests by the provision of a security presence in addressing issues dealing with fire, damage, theft and health and safety issues.

Main responsibilities will include:

  • To provide regular foot patrols within defined areas as an effective deterrent in the protection of the client’s property and assets.
  • To effectively control the access to the client’s premises, examining documentation to ascertain the authenticity and authority to gain access.
  • Where provided to provide monitoring functions to CCTV and alarm functions. To be aware of the operation of those functions and to respond as required.
  • When required to assist and escort visitors to their destinations within the clients complex.
  • To submit detailed reports on discovery of issues relating to health and safety and crime to the relevant authority either verbally or in report form as required.
  • To effectively deal with all incidents falling within the security remit and to effectively report all incidents to the relevant authority.
  • To maintain a log of all visitors, incidents and any other records that may be required by the client.
  • To maintain the clients key safe to issue and record all movements of keys within the clients premises.
  • To identify suspicious persons and actions and report such circumstances.

Apply now for an immediate response! Ward Security is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £9.00 /hour

Job Location:

  • Luton, Bedfordshire

Required experience:

  • Security: 1 year

Required licences or certifications:

  • SIA Licence
  • Drivers Licence and transport
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Security Officer – Nights & Weekends – Bristol

WEST06/PH

Bristol

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £7.80 /hour

Job Location: Bristol

Required experience: Security: 1 year

Required licence or certification: SIA Licence

Ward Security is an award winning Company and provides security services solutions to all UK businesses. Due to phenomenal business growth we now have exciting opportunities in our business for dynamic, self-motivated, customer-focused, team players, who are committed to putting security at the heart of everything we do.

If this sounds like you, read on. Please note that all employment offers are subject to our full screening and vetting processes, therefore it is essential all ID, right to work, and 5 year employment history can be provided at the interview stage.

All security roles must hold a valid SIA licence/driving licence (as applicable).

As part of Ward Security continuing growth, we now have a vacancy for:

  • Security Officer
  • £7.80 working nights and weekends
  • Working on a static site in Bristol.

The role is responsible for protecting the clients’ business interests by the provision of a security presence in addressing issues dealing with fire, damage, theft and health and safety issues.

Main responsibilities will include:

  • To provide regular foot patrols within defined areas as an effective deterrent in the protection of the client’s property and assets.
  • To effectively control the access to the client’s premises, examining documentation to ascertain the authenticity and authority to gain access.
  • Where provided to provide monitoring functions to CCTV and alarm functions. To be aware of the operation of those functions and to respond as required.
  • When required to assist and escort visitors to their destinations within the clients complex.
  • To submit detailed reports on discovery of issues relating to health and safety and crime to the relevant authority either verbally or in report form as required.
  • To effectively deal with all incidents falling within the security remit and to effectively report all incidents to the relevant authority.
  • To maintain a log of all visitors, incidents and any other records that may be required by the client.
  • To maintain the clients key safe to issue and record all movements of keys within the clients premises.
  • To identify suspicious persons and actions and report such circumstances.

Apply now !

Ward Security is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £7.80 /hour

Job Location:

  • Bristol, Bristol

Required experience:

  • Security: 1 year

Required licence or certification:

  • SIA Licence
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Security Officer (Relief) – Slough, Bracknell & Surrounding

W07/PH

SLough

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £9.00 /hour

Job Location: Slough

Required licences or certifications: Drivers Licence and own transport, SIA Licence, SIA CCTV Licence

Ward Security is an award winning Company and provides security services solutions to all UK businesses. Due to phenomenal business growth we now have exciting opportunities in our business for dynamic, self-motivated, customer-focused, team players, who are committed to putting security at the heart of everything we do. If this sounds like you, read on. Please note that all employment offers are subject to our full screening and vetting processes, therefore it is essential all ID, right to work, and 5 year employment history can be provided at the interview stage. All security roles must hold a valid SIA licence/driving licence (as applicable). As part of Ward Security continuing growth, we now have a vacancy for:

  • Relief Security Officer
  • £9.00 working an average of 42 hours per week, including days, nights and weekends
  • Covering sites in Slough, Windsor, Staines, Hayes, Maidenhead, Bracknell, Uxbridge, Reading and High Wycombe.

The role is responsible for protecting the clients’ business interests by the provision of a security presence in addressing issues dealing with fire, damage, theft and health and safety issues.

Main responsibilities will include:

  • To provide regular foot patrols within defined areas as an effective deterrent in the protection of the client’s property and assets.
  • To effectively control the access to the client’s premises, examining documentation to ascertain the authenticity and authority to gain access.
  • Where provided to provide monitoring functions to CCTV and alarm functions. To be aware of the operation of those functions and to respond as required.
  • When required to assist and escort visitors to their destinations within the clients complex.
  • To submit detailed reports on discovery of issues relating to health and safety and crime to the relevant authority either verbally or in report form as required.
  • To effectively deal with all incidents falling within the security remit and to effectively report all incidents to the relevant authority.
  • To maintain a log of all visitors, incidents and any other records that may be required by the client.
  • To maintain the clients key safe to issue and record all movements of keys within the clients premises.
  • To identify suspicious persons and actions and report such circumstances.

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Apply now for an immediate response!

Ward Security is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £9.00 /hour

Job Location:

  • Slough

Required licences or certifications:

  • Drivers Licence and own transport
  • SIA Licence
  • SIA CCTV Licence
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Security Receptionist – Barnet

WEST12/CF

Barnet

Job Type: Temporary

Salary: £8.50 /hour

Job Location: Barnet

Required experience: Security Receptionist: 1 year

Required licence or certification: SIA Frontline Licence

Ward Security provides a security services solutions to all UK businesses. Security services include: CCTV security systems, property management, guard dog security, key holding services, security guard patrol services, response alarm systems and more.

Ward security head office is based in Kent but we now operate nationwide and employ over 600 employees.

Ward Security recruit, train and reward the very best staff, complemented by the latest technology and communications to ensure the highest levels of security and Client service.

As part of Ward Security continuing growth, we are now looking to recruit a Receptionist to join our forward thinking company and to join our professional security team within our blue-chip site in Barnet.

This will be a temporary contract for 6 months and hours of work will be Monday to Friday 08.00-18.00 hours.

The role is responsible for coordinating deliveries, organising travel arrangements for staff, the first person to meet and greet members of the public and staff.

Main responsibilities will include:

  • Meet and greet clients and members of the public entering the premises
  • To effectively control the access to the client’s premises, examining documentation to ascertain the authenticity and authority to gain access.
  • Answering internal and external phone calls, ensuring they are forwarded to the appropriate person
  • When required to assist and escort visitors to their destinations within the clients complex.
  • Book meeting rooms
  • Arrange couriers for internal clients
  • Where provided to provide monitoring functions to CCTV and alarm functions. To be aware of the operation of those functions and to respond as required.
  • To submit detailed reports on discovery of issues relating to health and safety and crime to the relevant authority either verbally or in report form as required.
  • To maintain a log of all visitors, incidents and any other records that may be required by the client.
  • To maintain the clients key safe to issue and record all movements of keys within the clients premises.

Successful candidates should be reliable and punctual, possessing:

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • An analytical and methodical approach to problems
  • Be able to act quickly and decisively
  • Have a good eye for detail and attention to detail
  • Ability to use your own initiative as well as part of a team
  • Possess a Customer focussed approach
  • Initiative and self-motivation
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills
  • The ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines
  • A high standard of personal presentation
  • A “can do” attitude
  • Desirable that the a SIA Licence for security guarding or door supervision
  • Applicants must hold a five year work or back to school checkable history
  • SIA Licence

Ward Security is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Job Type: Temporary

Salary: £8.50 /hour

Job Location:

  • Barnet

Required experience:

  • Security Receptionist: 1 year

Required licence or certification:

  • SIA Frontline Licence
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Security Officer (Relief) – Liverpool

Cen/Liv/01

Liverpool

Job Type: Permanent
Salary: £8.00 /hour
Job Location: Liverpool
Required licences or certifications: Driving License and own method of transport, SIA

Ward Security operates nationwide and employs over 700 employees. We provide security services solutions across the UK including: CCTV security systems, property management, guard dog security, key holding services, security guard patrol services, response alarm systems and more. We recruit, train and reward the very best staff, complemented by the latest technology and communications to ensure the highest levels of security and Client service. As part of Ward Security’s continuing growth and to support our core security team, we are now looking to recruit reliable, trustworthy and flexible Relief Security Officers in the Liverpool area. The role is responsible for protecting the clients’ business interests by the provision of a security presence in addressing issues dealing with fire, damage, theft and health and safety issues.

Our Relief Security Officers will work up to 40 hours per week. Flexibility will be required as shifts will vary between days, nights and weekends.

This role is permanent on a pay rate of £8.00 per hour

Successful applicants would be expected to:

  • Be available to cover planned annual leave
  • Be available at short notice to cover blow-outs
  • Be available to work Day’s Nights or Weekends depending on the needs of the business
  • Have the means to travel to various sites within the designated coverage area

Responsibilities may vary depending on the site being covered but will include:

  • Carrying out patrols within defined areas as an effective deterrent in the protection of the client’s property and assets
  • Examining documentation for authority allowing for controlled site access
  • Assisting and escorting visitors to their destinations within the client’s complex
  • Effectively dealing with incidents & submitting detailed reports on discovery of issues relating to health and safety or crime either verbally or in written form as required
  • Maintaining a log of all visitors, incidents and any other records as required
  • Maintaining the client’s key safe to issue and record all movements of keys
  • Identifying suspicious persons and/or actions and reporting such circumstances

Successful candidates will be both reliable and punctual, possessing:

  • An SIA License
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • The ability to act quickly and decisively
  • Good attention to detail
  • A customer focused approach
  • Initiative and self-motivation
  • A high standard of personal presentation
  • A “can do” attitude
  • A five year work or back to school checkable history

In return, we will provide you with guaranteed hours, uniform, training and an opportunity to join and build a career with a forward thinking IIP Gold company.Apply now for an immediate response.Ward Security is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £8.00 /hour

Job Location:

  • Liverpool

Required licences or certifications:

  • Driving License and own method of transport
  • SIA

 

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Corporate Relief Security Officer- Covering Essex

Job Ref SOU/2/ESX

Basildon

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £8.50 /hour

Required experience:

Corporate Security: 1 year
Required licences or certifications:

SIA CCTV Licence
Driving Licence
SIA

Ward Security provides a security services solutions to all UK businesses. Security services include: CCTV security systems, property management, guard dog security, key holding services, security guard patrol services, response alarm systems and more.

Ward security head office is based in Kent but we now operate nationwide and employ over 650 employees. Ward Security recruit, train and reward the very best staff, complemented by the latest technology and communications to ensure the highest levels of security and Client service.

As part of Ward Security continuing growth, we are now looking to recruit Corporate Security Officers to join our forward thinking company and to join our professional security team.

We are currently recruiting for professional and highly motivated, Corporate Security Officers to join our team covering a prestige site based within Essex region.

The role is responsible for protecting the clients’ business interests by the provision of a security presence in addressing issues dealing with fire, damage, theft and health and safety issues.

Main responsibilities will include:

  • To provide regular foot patrols within defined areas as an effective deterrent in the protection of the client’s property and assets.
  • To effectively control the access to the client’s premises, examining documentation to ascertain the authenticity and authority to gain access.
  • Where provided to provide monitoring functions to CCTV and alarm functions. To be aware of the operation of those functions and to respond as required.
  • When required to assist and escort visitors to their destinations within the clients complex.
  • To submit detailed reports on discovery of issues relating to health and safety and crime to the relevant authority either verbally or in report form as required.
  • To effectively deal with all incidents falling within the security remit and to effectively report all incidents to the relevant authority.
  • To maintain a log of all visitors, incidents and any other records that may be required by the client.
  • To maintain the clients key safe to issue and record all movements of keys within the clients premises.
  • To identify suspicious persons and actions and report such circumstances.

Successful candidates should be reliable and punctual, possessing:

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • An analytical and methodical approach to problems
  • Be able to act quickly and decisively
  • Have a good eye for detail and attention to detail
  • Ability to use your own initiative as well as part of a team
  • Possess a Customer focused approach
  • Initiative and self-motivation
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills
  • The ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines
  • A high standard of personal presentation
  • A “can do” attitude
  • SIA Licence
  • Applicants must hold a five year work or back to school checkable history
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Mandarin Speaking Front of House Receptionist – London

BEL/1/MD

London

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £28,000.00 /year

Required experience:

Corporate Receptionist: 2 years

Required language: Mandarin

Ward Belgravia was established as a response to growing demand for Ward Security’s front-of-house services. Ward Belgravia is able to give more focus and a stronger strategic direction to its front-of-house services offer, supported by the experience and resources of the parent company.

Ward Belgravia is delivered by a team of highly capable and skilled staff who are able to integrate seamlessly with client organisations to deliver genuine added value to our reception, concierge and front-of-house management services.

As part of Ward Belgravia’s continued growth, we are now looking to recruit a Mandarin Speaking Front of House Receptionist for our prestige site based in Old Broad Street, London.

Main responsibilities will include:

  • Meet and greet and deal with all clients, suppliers and internal staff courteously and efficiently.
  • Ensure reception desk, waiting area, client lounge and conference rooms are always clean, tidy, fully equipped and ready for use.
  • Report faults and repairs for timely remedial action.
  • Liaise with catering, maintenance, security, technical/room bookings department and cleaning to ensure the overall service is timely and seamless.
  • Answer telephone calls within 3 rings, scan, print, and deliver messages and faxes to meetings as required.
  • Ensure personal presentation and grooming is of a high standard. Ensure your uniform is regularly cleaned and pressed.
  • Ensure that visitors and contractors passes are issued and all details are logged on the relevant sheets. Endeavour to retrieve passes when the visitors/contractors leave the premises.
  • Be aware of all Front of House service standards and work as a team to ensure they are met and exceeded.
  • Develop self and others – seek out new learning opportunities and raise the standard of business performance.
  • Perform other reasonable tasks and duties requested by line management.
  • Ensure Health & Safety and Evacuation procedures are adhered to and attend Fire Warden Training.
  • May be required to perform administrational duties.

Successful candidates should be reliable and punctual, possessing:

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • An analytical and methodical approach to problems
  • Be able to act quickly and decisively
  • Have a good eye for detail and attention to detail
  • Ability to use your own initiative as well as part of a team
  • Possess a Customer focused approach
  • Initiative and self-motivational
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills
  • The ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines
  • A high standard of personal presentation
  • A “can do” attitude
  • Applicants must hold a five year work or back to school checkable history.

In return, we will provide you with guaranteed hours, uniform, training and an opportunity to join and build a career with a forward thinking IIP Gold company.

Ward Security is pleased to announce that it has become a Recognised Service Provider working alongside the Living Wage Foundation. The achievements means Ward Security and all its subsidiaries meet the standards set by Citizens UK and Centre for Civil Society for good practice by providers of personnel under contract.

Ward Security is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

 

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Mobile Response Officer (Relief) – Watford

RES01/KH – WEST

Watford

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: Up to £9.50 /hour

Required licences or certifications: SIA Licence AND Manual Driving Licence

Ward Security Ltd have an exciting opportunity as they are recruiting for a professional Mobile Response Officer (Relief) to cover the Watford, Staines, Slough and Luton area. The role will primarily include driving a marked company vehicle between sites to; set alarm systems, lock and unlock clients’ premises, undertake patrols inside and outside buildings and respond to alarm activations. You will need to complete logs and alarm reports using an innovative IT system and be supported by the Ward Security 24 hour Contact Centre. Other similar associated tasks will need to be completed as required. An immediate start available once vetting has been completed. Ward Security operates nationwide and employs over 800 employees. We provide security services solutions across the UK including: CCTV security systems, property management, guard dog security, key holding services, security guard patrol services, response alarm systems and more. We are looking for someone with good flexibility with their working hours as this role will include days, nights and weekends. You will need to have a valid frontline SIA licence.

In return, we will provide you with guaranteed hours, uniform, training and an opportunity to join and build a career with a forward thinking IIP Gold company.

Ward Security is pleased to announce that it has become a Recognised Service Provider working alongside the Living Wage Foundation. The achievements means Ward Security and all its subsidiaries meet the standards set by Citizens UK and Centre for Civil Society for good practice by providers of personnel under contract.

Ward Security is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

 

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Mobile Response Officer (Relief) – KENT

RES01/KH – KENT

Rochester

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £9.50 /hour

Required licences or certifications: SIA Licence and Manual Driving Licence

Ward Security Ltd have an exciting opportunity as they are recruiting for a professional Mobile Response Officer (Relief) to cover the Kent area. The role will primarily include driving a marked company vehicle between sites to; set alarm systems, lock and unlock clients’ premises, undertake patrols inside and outside buildings and respond to alarm activation. You will need to complete logs and alarm reports using an innovative IT system and be supported by the Ward Security 24 hour Contact Centre. Other similar associated tasks will need to be completed as required. An immediate start available once vetting has been completed. Ward Security operates nationwide and employs over 800 employees. We provide security services solutions across the UK including: CCTV security systems, property management, guard dog security, key holding services, security guard patrol services, response alarm systems and more. We are looking for someone with good flexibility with their working hours as this role will include days, nights and weekends. You will need to have a valid frontline SIA licence.

In return, we will provide you with guaranteed hours, uniform, training and an opportunity to join and build a career with a forward thinking IIP Gold company.

Ward Security is pleased to announce that it has become a Recognised Service Provider working alongside the Living Wage Foundation. The achievements means Ward Security and all its subsidiaries meet the standards set by Citizens UK and Centre for Civil Society for good practice by providers of personnel under contract.

Ward Security is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Apply now for this fantastic opportunity.

 

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Security Officer (Relief) – Central London

Lon/rel

London

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £9.40 /hour

Job Location: London, Greater London

Required experience: Corporate Security: 1 year

Required licence or certification: SIA Licence

Ward Security is an award winning Company and provides security services solutions to all UK businesses. Due to phenomenal business growth we now have exciting opportunities in our Business for dynamic, self-motivated, customer-focused, team players, who are committed to putting security at the heart of everything we do. If this sounds like you, read on. Please note that all employment offers are subject to our full screening and vetting processes, therefore it is essential all ID, right to work, and 5 year employment history can be provided at the interview stage. All security roles must hold a valid SIA licence/driving licence (as applicable).

As part of Ward Security continuing growth, we now have a vacancy/vacancies for:

  • Relief Security Officers
  • £9.40 working an average of 54 hours per week, including days, nights and weekends
  • Covering sites in Central London

The role is responsible for protecting the clients’ business interests by the provision of a security presence in addressing issues dealing with fire, damage, theft and health and safety issues. Main responsibilities will include:

  • To provide regular foot patrols within defined areas as an effective deterrent in the protection of the client’s property and assets.
  • To effectively control the access to the client’s premises, examining documentation to ascertain the authenticity and authority to gain access.
  • Where provided to provide monitoring functions to CCTV and alarm functions. To be aware of the operation of those functions and to respond as required.
  • When required to assist and escort visitors to their destinations within the clients complex.
  • To submit detailed reports on discovery of issues relating to health and safety and crime to the relevant authority either verbally or in report form as required.
  • To effectively deal with all incidents falling within the security remit and to effectively report all incidents to the relevant authority.
  • To maintain a log of all visitors, incidents and any other records that may be required by the client.
  • To maintain the clients key safe to issue and record all movements of keys within the clients premises.
  • To identify suspicious persons and actions and report such circumstances.

Ward Security is pleased to announce that it has become a Recognised Service Provider working alongside the Living Wage Foundation. The achievements means Ward Security and all its subsidiaries meet the standards set by Citizens UK and Centre for Civil Society for good practice by providers of personnel under contract.

Apply now for an immediate response! Ward Security is an Equal Opportunities employer

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Concierge Security Officer – Nights and Weekends

LON/1/BANK

London Bridge

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £9.95 /hour

Required experience: Corporate Security: 1 year

Required licence or certification: SIA

Ward Security provides a security services solutions to all UK businesses. Security services include: CCTV security systems, property management, guard dog security, key holding services, security guard patrol services, response alarm systems and more.

Ward security head office is based in Kent but we now operate nationwide and employ over 650 employees. Ward Security recruit, train and reward the very best staff, complemented by the latest technology and communications to ensure the highest levels of security and Client service.

As part of Ward Security continuing growth, we are now looking to recruit Concierge Security Officer to join our forward thinking company and to join our professional security team.

We are currently recruiting for professional and highly motivated, Concierge Security Officer to join our team cover nights and weekends from 19.00 hours until 07.00 hours at our site based near London Bridge.

The role is responsible for protecting the clients’ business interests by the provision of a security presence in addressing issues dealing with fire, damage, theft and health and safety issues.

Main responsibilities will include:

  • To provide regular foot patrols within defined areas as an effective deterrent in the protection of the client’s property and assets.
  • To effectively control the access to the client’s premises, examining documentation to ascertain the authenticity and authority to gain access.
  • Where provided to provide monitoring functions to CCTV and alarm functions. To be aware of the operation of those functions and to respond as required.
  • When required to assist and escort visitors to their destinations within the clients complex.
  • To submit detailed reports on discovery of issues relating to health and safety and crime to the relevant authority either verbally or in report form as required.
  • To effectively deal with all incidents falling within the security remit and to effectively report all incidents to the relevant authority.
  • To maintain a log of all visitors, incidents and any other records that may be required by the client.
  • To maintain the clients key safe to issue and record all movements of keys within the clients premises.
  • To identify suspicious persons and actions and report such circumstances.

Successful candidates should be reliable and punctual, possessing:

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • An analytical and methodical approach to problems
  • Be able to act quickly and decisively
  • Have a good eye for detail and attention to detail
  • Ability to use your own initiative as well as part of a team
  • Possess a Customer focused approach
  • Initiative and self-motivation
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills
  • The ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines
  • A high standard of personal presentation
  • A “can do” attitude
  • SIA Licence
  • Applicants must hold a five year work or back to school checkable history

In return, we will provide you with guaranteed hours, uniform, training and an opportunity to join and build a career with a forward thinking IIP Gold company.

Ward Security is pleased to announce that it has become a Recognised Service Provider working alongside the Living Wage Foundation. The achievements means Ward Security and all its subsidiaries meet the standards set by Citizens UK and Centre for Civil Society for good practice by providers of personnel under contract.

Ward Security is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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Concierge Security Officer Monday-Friday Days

LON/2/BANK

London Bridge

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £9.95 /hour

Required experience: Security: 1 year

Required licence or certification: SIA

Ward Security provides a security services solutions to all UK businesses. Security services include: CCTV security systems, property management, guard dog security, key holding services, security guard patrol services, response alarm systems and more.

Ward security head office is based in Kent but we now operate nationwide and employ over 650 employees. Ward Security recruit, train and reward the very best staff, complemented by the latest technology and communications to ensure the highest levels of security and Client service.

As part of Ward Security continuing growth, we are now looking to recruit Concierge Security Officer to join our forward thinking company and to join our professional security team.

We are currently recruiting for professional and highly motivated, Concierge Security Officer to join our team cover Monday to Friday days from 07.00 hours until 19.00 hours at our site based near London Bridge.

The role is responsible for protecting the clients’ business interests by the provision of a security presence in addressing issues dealing with fire, damage, theft and health and safety issues.

Main responsibilities will include:

  • To provide regular foot patrols within defined areas as an effective deterrent in the protection of the client’s property and assets.
  • To effectively control the access to the client’s premises, examining documentation to ascertain the authenticity and authority to gain access.
  • Where provided to provide monitoring functions to CCTV and alarm functions. To be aware of the operation of those functions and to respond as required.
  • When required to assist and escort visitors to their destinations within the clients complex.
  • To submit detailed reports on discovery of issues relating to health and safety and crime to the relevant authority either verbally or in report form as required.
  • To effectively deal with all incidents falling within the security remit and to effectively report all incidents to the relevant authority.
  • To maintain a log of all visitors, incidents and any other records that may be required by the client.
  • To maintain the clients key safe to issue and record all movements of keys within the clients premises.
  • To identify suspicious persons and actions and report such circumstances.

Successful candidates should be reliable and punctual, possessing:

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • An analytical and methodical approach to problems
  • Be able to act quickly and decisively
  • Have a good eye for detail and attention to detail
  • Ability to use your own initiative as well as part of a team
  • Possess a Customer focused approach
  • Initiative and self-motivation
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills
  • The ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines
  • A high standard of personal presentation
  • A “can do” attitude
  • SIA Licence
  • Applicants must hold a five year work or back to school checkable history

In return, we will provide you with guaranteed hours, uniform, training and an opportunity to join and build a career with a forward thinking IIP Gold company.

Ward Security is pleased to announce that it has become a Recognised Service Provider working alongside the Living Wage Foundation. The achievements means Ward Security and all its subsidiaries meet the standards set by Citizens UK and Centre for Civil Society for good practice by providers of personnel under contract.

Ward Security is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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Front of House Receptionist – Brentford

LON/2/RECEP

Brentford

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £26,000.00 /year

Required experience: Corporate Receptionist: 1 year

As part of Ward Security continuing growth, we are now looking to recruit a Receptionist for our site in Brentford.

The role is responsible for coordinating deliveries, organising travel arrangements for staff, the first person to meet and greet members of the public and staff.

Main responsibilities will include:

  • Meet & greet and deal with all clients, suppliers and internal staff courteously and efficiently.
  • Ensure reception desk, waiting area, client lounge and conference rooms are always clean, tidy, fully equipped and ready for use.
  • Report faults and repairs for timely remedial action.
  • Liaise with catering, maintenance, security, technical/room bookings department and cleaning to ensure the overall service is timely and seamless.
  • Answer telephone calls within 3 rings, scan, print, and deliver messages and faxes to meetings as required.
  • Ensure personal presentation and grooming is of a high standard. Ensure your uniform is regularly cleaned and pressed.
  • Ensure that visitors and contractors passes are issued and all details are logged on the relevant sheets. Endeavour to retrieve passes when the visitors/contractors leave the premises.
  • Be aware of all Front of House service standards and work as a team to ensure they are met and exceeded.
  • Develop self and others – seek out new learning opportunities and raise the standard of business performance.
  • Perform other reasonable tasks and duties requested by line management.
  • Ensure Health & Safety and Evacuation procedures are adhered to and attend Fire Warden Training.
  • May be required to perform administrational duties.

Successful candidates should be reliable and punctual, possessing:

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • An analytical and methodical approach to problems
  • Be able to act quickly and decisively
  • Have a good eye for detail and attention to detail
  • Ability to use your own initiative as well as part of a team
  • Possess a Customer focused approach
  • Initiative and self-motivational
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills
  • The ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines
  • A high standard of personal presentation
  • A “can do” attitude
  • Applicants must hold a five year work or back to school checkable history

In return, we will provide you with guaranteed hours, uniform, training and an opportunity to join and build a career with a forward thinking IIP Gold company.

Ward Security is pleased to announce that it has become a Recognised Service Provider working alongside the Living Wage Foundation. The achievements means Ward Security and all its subsidiaries meet the standards set by Citizens UK and Centre for Civil Society for good practice by providers of personnel under contract.

Ward Security is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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Security Officer – Canary Wharf, London

LON/3/BANK

Canary Wharf

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £11.50 /hour

Required experience: Security: 1 year

Required licence or certification: SIA

Ward Security provides a security services solutions to all UK businesses. Security services include: CCTV security systems, property management, guard dog security, key holding services, security guard patrol services, response alarm systems and more.

Ward security head office is based in Kent but we now operate nationwide and employ over 650 employees. Ward Security recruit, train and reward the very best staff, complemented by the latest technology and communications to ensure the highest levels of security and Client service.

As part of Ward Security continuing growth, we are now looking to recruit Concierge Security Officer to join our forward thinking company and to join our professional security team.

We are currently recruiting for professional and highly motivated, Concierge Security Officer to join our team cover a rolling shift pattern of 3 days, 3 nights and 3 rest days at our site based in Canary Wharf, London.

The role is responsible for protecting the clients’ business interests by the provision of a security presence in addressing issues dealing with fire, damage, theft and health and safety issues.

Main responsibilities will include:

  • To provide regular foot patrols within defined areas as an effective deterrent in the protection of the client’s property and assets.
  • To effectively control the access to the client’s premises, examining documentation to ascertain the authenticity and authority to gain access.
  • Where provided to provide monitoring functions to CCTV and alarm functions. To be aware of the operation of those functions and to respond as required.
  • When required to assist and escort visitors to their destinations within the clients complex.
  • To submit detailed reports on discovery of issues relating to health and safety and crime to the relevant authority either verbally or in report form as required.
  • To effectively deal with all incidents falling within the security remit and to effectively report all incidents to the relevant authority.
  • To maintain a log of all visitors, incidents and any other records that may be required by the client.
  • To maintain the clients key safe to issue and record all movements of keys within the clients premises.
  • To identify suspicious persons and actions and report such circumstances.

Successful candidates should be reliable and punctual, possessing:

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • An analytical and methodical approach to problems
  • Be able to act quickly and decisively
  • Have a good eye for detail and attention to detail
  • Ability to use your own initiative as well as part of a team
  • Possess a Customer focused approach
  • Initiative and self-motivation
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills
  • The ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines
  • A high standard of personal presentation
  • A “can do” attitude
  • SIA Licence
  • Applicants must hold a five year work or back to school checkable history

In return, we will provide you with guaranteed hours, uniform, training and an opportunity to join and build a career with a forward thinking IIP Gold company.

Ward Security is pleased to announce that it has become a Recognised Service Provider working alongside the Living Wage Foundation. The achievements means Ward Security and all its subsidiaries meet the standards set by Citizens UK and Centre for Civil Society for good practice by providers of personnel under contract.

Ward Security is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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Operations Manager – London

LON/4/OPS

London

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £38,000.00 per annum + Car

Required experience: Operations: 2 years and Security Management: 2 years

Required licence or certification: SIA

Ward Security operates nationwide and employs over 600 employees. We provide security services solutions across the UK including: CCTV security systems, property management, guard dog security, key holding services, security guard patrol services, response alarm systems and more.

We recruit, train and reward the very best staff, complemented by the latest technology and communications to ensure the highest levels of security and Client service.

As part of Ward Security’s continuing growth and to support our core security team, we are now looking to recruit a Operations Manager for our London Office.

Job Purpose:

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.

Job Responsibilities and Tasks:

  • Be actively involved in the operational duties of the Company ensuring that you are able to provide a comprehensive account of all actions taken by staff under your responsibility, and the operational needs of the Company whilst, at all times, leading by example.
  • Responsible for the efficient and effective deployment of the resources available for the operation of the Company’s business.
  • Undertake contract review meetings with Clients ensuring that all reporting methodologies and reports are produced in a timely manner and to identify areas of best practice. Similarly, producing action plans for remedial areas as and when necessary.
  • Ensure all Site Company controlled documentation is accurate and complete at all times (Site Assignment instructions etc) and directly reflects all Company Operating Procedures and relevant British Standards.
  • Undertake risk assessments, as part of a dedicated team, to identify security compromises (actual or potential) and raise awareness amongst security personnel, the client and the Company of security issues, offering advice and guidance where appropriate.
  • Assist the Senior Management Team with ongoing audits of the Company’s functions in line with ISO9001. Must be able to demonstrate a commitment to providing a quality service through effective quality systems.
  • Liaise with the Commercial Department in relation to the mobilisation of new contracts.
  • Liaison with the Supervision and Response personnel, ensuring that the Company’s obligations are adhered to at all times in a timely and professional manner. Ensure that all relevant information is collated and recorded for future reference.
  • Establish links with community police, where possible, to ensure that the appropriate interface on all security related issues is available.
  • Assist in the development and management of appropriate systems, including files and databases, to ensure production of appropriate reports relating to Company incidents, and other ad hoc reports as required by the Senior Management Team.
  • Assist in the development and implementation of appropriate policies and procedures ensuring regularisation of internal systems related to security to produce a holistic and standardised approach.
  • Advise the Senior Management Team on local security related issues as required, ensuring interdepartmental interfacing where appropriate.
  • Upon request, participate in and advise on the recruitment, selection and interviewing of staff within the sector managed.
  • Assist the Senior Management Team with the induction and supervision of appointed staff, and in accordance with the Company’s in-house basic training programme. Monitor progress and evaluate through regular supervision and appraisal, the targets and objectives for individual employees.
  • Share knowledge and experience with all employees under your supervision. Participate in and ensure the continuation of training to all members of staff within the remit of your authority.
  • Be conversant with, and implement the Company’s employment related policies and assist in ensuring that the policies are understood and implemented by all employees.
  • Ensure the smooth running of the designated portfolio by liaising with the appropriate staff as necessary to ensure the effective use of Company resources to achieve its mission.
  • Participate in the Company promotional and marketing activities which includes seeking new business opportunities to further grow the regional portfolio.
  • Attend Management Team meetings as directed.
  • Network with other Operations Managers to share knowledge, experience and best practice.

Any other duties that the Company may request from time to time that have not been included in the above.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience

  • 2 years’ experience within Manned Security Industry
  • 1 years’ experience at Management level
  • SIA Licence
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Packages
  • Excellent Organisational and Time Management skills
  • Administration skills
  • Communication skills both written and oral
  • Leadership skills
  • Work force motivation

Personal Attributes

  • Initiative
  • High standard of personal presentation
  • Self – motivation
  • Good spoken and written English
  • Flexible
  • Team player

In return, we will provide you with guaranteed hours, uniform, training and an opportunity to join and build a career with a forward thinking IIP Gold company.

Ward Security is pleased to announce that it has become a Recognised Service Provider working alongside the Living Wage Foundation. The achievements means Ward Security and all its subsidiaries meet the standards set by Citizens UK and Centre for Civil Society for good practice by providers of personnel under contract.

Ward Security is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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Front of House Receptionist – Epsom – Maternity Cover

WEST/15/RECEP

Epsom

Job Type: Contract

Salary: £8.80 per hour

Required experience: Corporate Receptionist: 1 year

As part of Ward Security continuing growth, we are now looking to recruit a Receptionist for our site in Epsom to cover 6 months maternity leave.

Hours of work will be Monday to Friday 09.00 hours to 17.30 hours.

The role is responsible for coordinating deliveries, organising travel arrangements for staff, the first person to meet and greet members of the public and staff.

Main responsibilities will include:

  • Meet & greet and deal with all clients, suppliers and internal staff courteously and efficiently.
  • Ensure reception desk, waiting area, client lounge and conference rooms are always clean, tidy, fully equipped and ready for use.
  • Report faults and repairs for timely remedial action.
  • Liaise with catering, maintenance, security, technical/room bookings department and cleaning to ensure the overall service is timely and seamless.
  • Answer telephone calls within 3 rings, scan, print, and deliver messages and faxes to meetings as required.
  • Ensure personal presentation and grooming is of a high standard. Ensure your uniform is regularly cleaned and pressed.
  • Ensure that visitors and contractors passes are issued and all details are logged on the relevant sheets. Endeavour to retrieve passes when the visitors/contractors leave the premises.
  • Be aware of all Front of House service standards and work as a team to ensure they are met and exceeded.
  • Develop self and others – seek out new learning opportunities and raise the standard of business performance.
  • Perform other reasonable tasks and duties requested by line management.
  • Ensure Health & Safety and Evacuation procedures are adhered to and attend Fire Warden Training.
  • May be required to perform administration duties.

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Successful candidates should be reliable and punctual, possessing:

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • An analytical and methodical approach to problems
  • Be able to act quickly and decisively
  • Have a good eye for detail and attention to detail
  • Ability to use your own initiative as well as part of a team
  • Possess a Customer focused approach
  • Initiative and self-motivational
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills
  • The ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines
  • A high standard of personal presentation
  • A “can do” attitude
  • Applicants must hold a five year work or back to school checkable history

In return, we will provide you with guaranteed hours, uniform, training and an opportunity to join and build a career with a forward thinking IIP Gold company.

Ward Security is pleased to announce that it has become a Recognised Service Provider working alongside the Living Wage Foundation. The achievements means Ward Security and all its subsidiaries meet the standards set by Citizens UK and Centre for Civil Society for good practice by providers of personnel under contract.

Ward Security is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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Security Officer – Minworth, Birmingham

Job Ref Cen/04/min

Minworth

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £7.25 /hour

Required experience:

Security: 1 year

Required licences or certifications: Driving Licence and SIA

Ward Security provides a security services solutions to all UK businesses. Security services include: CCTV security systems, property management, guard dog security, key holding services, security guard patrol services, response alarm systems and more.

Ward Security head office is based in Kent but we now operate nationwide and employ over 650 employees. Ward Security recruit, train and reward the very best staff, complemented by the latest technology and communications to ensure the highest levels of security and Client service.

We are currently recruiting for a professional and highly motivated Security Officer to join our team to cover nights and weekends to work on a site in Minworth, Birmingham.

The shift pattern will be 3 days, 3 nights, 3 off and all shifts will either be 07.00-19.00 or 19.00-07.00.

The role is responsible for protecting the clients’ business interests by the provision of a security presence in addressing issues dealing with fire, damage, theft and health and safety issues.

Main responsibilities will include:

  • To provide regular foot patrols within defined areas as an effective deterrent in the protection of the client’s property and assets.
  • To effectively control the access to the client’s premises, examining documentation to ascertain the authenticity and authority to gain access.
  • Where provided to provide monitoring functions to CCTV and alarm functions. To be aware of the operation of those functions and to respond as required.
  • When required to assist and escort visitors to their destinations within the clients complex.
  • To submit detailed reports on discovery of issues relating to health and safety and crime to the relevant authority either verbally or in report form as required.
  • To effectively deal with all incidents falling within the security remit and to effectively report all incidents to the relevant authority.
  • To maintain a log of all visitors, incidents and any other records that may be required by the client.
  • To maintain the clients key safe to issue and record all movements of keys within the clients premises.
  • To identify suspicious persons and actions and report such circumstances.

Successful candidates should be reliable and punctual, possessing:

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • An analytical and methodical approach to problems
  • Be able to act quickly and decisively
  • Have a good eye for detail and attention to detail
  • Ability to use your own initiative as well as part of a team
  • Possess a Customer focused approach
  • Initiative and self-motivation
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills
  • The ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines
  • A high standard of personal presentation
  • A “can do” attitude
  • SIA Licence
  • Applicants must hold a five year work or back to school checkable history

In return, we will provide you with guaranteed hours, uniform, training and an opportunity to join and build a career with a forward thinking IIP Gold company.

Ward Security is pleased to announce that it has become a Recognised Service Provider working alongside the Living Wage Foundation. The achievements means Ward Security and all its subsidiaries meet the standards set by Citizens UK and Centre for Civil Society for good practice by providers of personnel under contract.

Ward Security is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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Estate Officer – Nights & Weekends £9.50 per hour – Job Ref Lon02/ba

Lon02/ba

Richmond

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £9.50 /hour

Job Location: Richmond upon Thames, Greater London

Required licences or certifications: CCTV Licence and SIA licence

Upmarket estate in Richmond with affluent tenants is looking for well-spoken dedicated out of hours Estate Officers / Security Officers to deliver first class security service to the clients tenants and public using the estate.

Door Supervisor and CCTV badges operatives preferred.

12 Hours shifts Average of 54 hours a week.

£9.50 per hour.

Apply Now.

Ward Security Ltd is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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