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: 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: Security Officer
Location: Enfield EN1
Description: We are currently recruiting for 2 professional and highly motivated, Security Officer to join our team in the Enfield 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: £7.65 per hour. Hours: Nights, average of 56 hours a week.

Title: Relief Officer
Location: South East
Description: We are currently recruiting for a 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: Security Officer
Location: Bath, BA1
Description: We are currently recruiting for a Part-time professional and highly motivated Security Officer to join our team in the Hayes area. We are looking for smart, enthusiastic, hardworking and reliable candidates. You must have excellent communication and IT skills. Applicants must hold a five year work or back to school checkable history and a valid SIA license.

Pay Rate: £10.00 per hour. Hours: Monday to Friday, 4 hours a day.

Title: Relief Officer
Location: Bristol BS1 & Bath BA1
Description: We are currently recruiting for 3 professional and highly motivated, Security Officer to join our team covering the Bristol and Bath 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: £8.00 per hour. Hours: Days, Nights and weekends, an average of 48 – 54 per week, however not guaranteed.

Title: Relief Officer
Location: Cardiff CF24
Description: We are currently recruiting for 2 professional and highly motivated, Security Officer to join our team covering the Cardiff 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: Relief Officer
Location: Birmingham B3
Description: We are currently recruiting for 2 professional and highly motivated, Security Officer to join our team covering the Birmingham 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: £8.00 per hour. Hours: Days, Nights and weekends, an average of 48 – 54 per week, however not guaranteed.

Title: Relief Officer
Location: London W1
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. In this role you are not based at one site, you cover several sites which will be in the London area providing break and lunch cover. Flexibility is key. Applicants must have a good command of the English language both written and verbal as this role will include working front of house and involve reception duties. Applicants must also hold a five year work or back to school checkable history and a valid SIA license

Pay Rate: £22,500 per annum Hours: Monday to Friday 07:00am – 19:00pm.

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: Concierge / Receptionist
Location: Woking GU21
Description: We are currently recruiting for a positive and reliable person to join our team at Ward Security. You will be working within a very busy environment, and will be required to mould with the building’s standards and maintain these consistently throughout each working day. Our focus is as always based on professionalism and providing a superior customer experience.  As one the Receptionist / Concierge for One Christchurch Way, you will be the face of the Building and the security company so you must be bubbly, confident, well spoken, enjoy meeting a variety of people and can communicate at all levels. Applicants must:

  • Be reliable and flexible and willing and able to work varied hours if necessary.
  • Possess excellent Customer Service Skills
  • Hold a valid SIA licence.

Pay Rate: £8.60 per hour. Hours: Monday – Friday from 06:30am -18:30pm

Title: Relief Officer
Location: Liverpool L3
Description: We are currently recruiting for a professional and highly motivated, Security Officer to join our team in the Central 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 which will be in the Liverpool area, 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 have a good command of the English language both written and verbal. Applicants must also hold a five year work or back to school checkable history and a valid SIA license

Pay Rate: £8.00 per hour. Hours: Days, Nights and weekends, an average of 48 – 54 per week, however not guaranteed.

Title: Relief Officer
Location: Manchester M2
Description: We are currently recruiting for 3 professional and highly motivated Security Officers to join our team in the Central 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 which will be in the Manchester area, 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 have a good command of the English language both written and verbal. Applicants must also hold a five year work or back to school checkable history and a valid SIA license

Pay Rate: £8.00 per hour. Hours: Days, Nights and weekends, an average of 48 – 54 per week, however not guaranteed.

Title: Security Officer

Location: Manchester M2
Description: We are currently recruiting for 2 professional and highly motivated Security Officer to join our team in the Manchester area. We are looking for smart, enthusiastic, hardworking and reliable candidates.  For this role you need excellent communication skills and to be able to demonstrate that you can use your initiative.  You will need to be computer literate, able to carry out patrols and have a good command of the English language both written and verbal. Applicants must hold a five year work or back to school checkable history and an SIA license.

Pay Rate: £7.79 per hour. Hours: An average of 54 hours per week.

Title: Security Officer

Location: Surrey TW9
Description: We are currently recruiting for a professional and highly motivated, Security Officer to join our team in the Richmond area. We are looking for smart, enthusiastic, hardworking and reliable candidates.  For this role you need excellent communication skills and to be able to demonstrate that you can use your initiative.  You will need to be computer literate, able to carry out patrols and have a good command of the English language both written and verbal. Applicants must hold a five year work or back to school checkable history and an SIA license.

Pay Rate: £9.09 per hour. Hours: An average of 54 hours per week.

Location: Manchester M1 Title: Security Officer

Description: We are currently recruiting for a professional and highly motivated, Security Officer to join our team in the Manchester area. We are looking for smart, enthusiastic, hardworking and reliable candidates.  For this role you need excellent communication skills and to be able to demonstrate that you can use your initiative.  You will need to be computer literate, able to carry out patrols and have a good command of the English language both written and verbal. Applicants must hold a five year work or back to school checkable history and an SIA license.

Pay Rate: £8.00 per hour. Hours: Shift pattern is 3 days, 3 nights, 3 days off. An average of 56 hours per week.

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: Security Supervisor
Location: Hayes, UB4
Description: We are currently recruiting for a professional and highly motivated, Security Supervisor to join our team in the Hayes 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 an SIA license.

Pay Rate: £9.98 per hour. Hours: Monday to Friday, an average of 60 hours a week

Title: Security Officer
Location: Hayes, UB4
Description: We are currently recruiting for a professional and highly motivated, Security Officer to join our team in the Hayes 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 an SIA license.

Pay Rate: £8.oo per hour. Hours: Days including weekends, an average of 48 hours a week on a 4 on 4 off pattern.

Title: Security Officer
Location: Hayes, UB4
Description: We are currently recruiting for a professional and highly motivated, Security Officer to join our team in the Hayes 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 an SIA license.

Pay Rate: £8.00 per hour. Hours: Nights and Weekends, an average of 54 hours a week on a rolling roster.

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: Central London
Description: We are currently recruiting for a professional and highly motivated, Security Officer to join our team in London. We are looking for smart, enthusiastic, hardworking and reliable candidates. In this role you aren’t 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 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: Security Officer
Location: Fulham, London
Description: We are currently recruiting for a professional and highly motivated part time Security Officer to join our team in the Fulham area. We are looking for smart, enthusiastic, hardworking and reliable candidates. Having your own vehicle is advantageous. In this role you are working with the public, so excellent communication skills are key, both written and verbal. Applicants must hold a five year work or back to school checkable history and an SIA license.

Pay Rate: £8.75 hour. Hours: Nights and Weekends, roster in place, an average of 54 hours per week

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.

Title: Relief Receptionist
Location: London
Description: We are currently recruiting for a professional and highly motivated, Receptionist to join our team in the London area. We are looking for smart, enthusiastic, hardworking and reliable candidates. You must have excellent communication and people, as well as a working knowledge of the Microsoft Office package. You will need to be very organised and be able to prioritise, as well as being multi skilled. Applicants must hold a five year work or back to school checkable history and a SIA license. To apply send a CV to Stephanie.Huxtable@ward-security.co.uk

Pay Rate: £10.00 per hour. Hours: Days and Weekends, an average of 45 hours per week, but not guaranteed. Due to the Operational requirements of the business you may be called upon on short notice, or asked to work outside of normal hours on occasion.

Title: Security Officer
Location: Central London – EC2V 7AN
Description: We are currently recruiting for a professional and highly motivated, Security Officer to join our team in the Central London area. We are looking for smart, enthusiastic, hardworking and reliable candidates. You must have excellent communication and people skills. You will be part be part of a large team, but you must also be able to work independently and use your initiative. Applicants must hold a five year work or back to school checkable history and an SIA license.

Pay Rate: £8.31 hour. Hours: Days, Nights and Weekends, roster in place, an average of 54 hours per week.

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