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: Slough SL1
Description: We are currently recruiting for a professional and highly motivated, Security Officer to join our team in the Slough area. We are looking for smart, enthusiastic, hardworking and reliable candidates. You must have excellent communication skills and having a Valid CCTV license and a Full valid UK Driving 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: Saturday & Sunday days, 24 hours per week plus holiday cover. 

Title: Security Officer
Location: Surrey TW9
Description: We are currently recruiting for 2 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. Having CCTV license would be advantageous. Applicants must hold a five year work or back to school checkable history and an SIA license.

Pay Rate: £9.09 per hour. Hours: Nights and weekends, an average of 54 hours per week.

Title: Mobile Response Officer
Location: North London(Vehicle based at Croxley Green Watford)
Description: We are currently recruiting for a professional and highly motivated, Mobile Response Officer to join North London response team. We are looking for smart, enthusiastic, hardworking and reliable candidates. This is a lone worker role attending multiple sites to conduct locks, unlocks, patrols and alarm activations.;  Applicants must have a Full valid UK Driving License and hold a five year work or back to school checkable history and a valid SIA license. We are looking for someone who can start as soon as possible.

Pay Rate: is £9.50 per hour  Hours: 108 shift, average of 54 hours, mixture of days and nights.

Title: Mobile Response Officer
Location: South West (Vehicle based in Slough)
Description: We are currently recruiting for a professional and highly motivated, Mobile Response Officer to join South West response team. We are looking for smart, enthusiastic, hardworking and reliable candidates. This is a lone worker role attending multiple sites to conduct locks, unlocks, patrols and alarm activations.;  Applicants must have a Full valid UK Driving License and hold a five year work or back to school checkable history and a valid SIA license. We are looking for someone who can start as soon as possible.

Pay Rate: is £9.50 per hour  Hours: 108 shift, average of 54 hours, mixture of days and nights.

Title: Security Officer
Location: London, Soho W1D
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. Duties will involve unlocking and locking, patrolling premises, dealing with contractors and deliveries and will be based at the reception desk. You must have excellent communication skills as you will be speaking with the public on a regular basis. 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: £8.43 per hour. Hours: Part time, Saturday & Sunday, 24 hours per week.

Title: Security Officer
Location: Watford WD18
Description: We are currently recruiting for a professional and highly motivated, Security Officer to join our team in the Watford area. We are looking for smart, enthusiastic, hardworking and reliable candidates. You must have excellent communication skills as you will be working in a team and with the public on a regular basis. 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: £8.20 per hour. Hours: Average of 54 hours a week, nights and weekends.

Title: Mobile Response Relief Officer
Location: West London, South West and North London
Description: We are currently recruiting for a professional and highly motivated, Security Officer to join our team in the mentioned areas. We are looking for smart, enthusiastic, hardworking and reliable candidates. This is a lone worker role attending multiple sites to conduct locks, unlocks, patrols and alarm activations. 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 have a Full valid UK Driving License.  Applicants must hold a five year work or back to school checkable history and a valid SIA license.

Pay Rate: £10 per hour. Hours:196 days holiday cover, however hours not guaranteed.

Title: Mobile Response Relief Officer
Location: Medway, East Kent, Bexley and Bromley
Description: We are currently recruiting for a professional and highly motivated, Security Officer to join our team in the mentioned areas. We are looking for smart, enthusiastic, hardworking and reliable candidates. This is a lone worker role attending multiple sites to conduct locks, unlocks, patrols and alarm activations. 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 have a Full valid UK Driving License.  Applicants must hold a five year work or back to school checkable history and a valid SIA license.

Pay Rate: £10 per hour. Hours:196 days holiday cover, however hours not guaranteed.

Title: Security Officer
Location: London EC3V
Description: We are currently recruiting for a professional and highly motivated, Security Officer to join our team in the East London area. We are looking for smart, enthusiastic, hardworking and reliable candidates. You must have excellent communication skills as you will be working in a team and with the public on a regular basis. Having a Valid CCTV license and a Full valid UK Driving License would be advantageous.  Applicants must hold a five year work or back to school checkable history and a valid SIA license.

Pay Rate: £8.53 per hour. Hours: Every Friday  07:00am – 19:00pm

Title: Elite Officer
Location:           London region
Hours Nights and weekends – Roster pattern to be confirmed once started.
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.Essential skills include:Promoting a high level of satisfaction among clients and visitors.Promptly responding to service requirementsGreat interpersonal skills, and capable of communicating at all levelsDeliver 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.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
    

 

Title: Security Officer
Location: Chatham, Kent
Description: We are currently recruiting for a professional and highly motivated, Security Officer to join our team in the Chatham area. We are looking for smart, enthusiastic, hardworking and reliable candidates. You must have excellent communication skills as you will be working in a team and with the public on a regular basis. 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: £7.50 per hour. Hours: Days, Nights and weekends, an average of 54 hours per week.

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. Promote a high level of satisfaction among clients and visitors, respond promptly to service requirements. Have great interpersonal skills, and be capable of communicating at all levels. Deliver effective telephone and reception service and be able to deal with customers in a courteous and efficient manner, dealing with any concerns efficiently. 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: days, 7 on 3 off, 7 on, 4 off.

Title: Relief Officer
Location: North West London 
Description: We are currently recruiting for a professional and highly motivated, Security Officer to join our team covering the North West area of London. In this role you are not based at one site, you will cover several sites. You will cover holiday, sickness and additional work. This means 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 increase to £9.00 per hour after probation. Hours: Average of 48-54 hours a week but not guaranteed.

Title: Relief Officer
Location: West London
Description: We are currently recruiting for a professional and highly motivated, Security Officer to join our team covering the West area of London. 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, increase to £9.00 per hour after probation. Hours: Average of 48-54 hours a week but not guaranteed.

   

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: Relief Officer
Location: Bracknell, Slough, Reading, Maidenhead, Woking, Staines, Hayes, Uxbridge and High Wycombe.
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 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, increase to £9.00 per hour after probation. Hours: Days, Nights and weekends, an average of 48 – 54 per week, however not guaranteed.

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