Corporate Security Officer - Flexible working options

25 Jul 2022
08 Aug 2022
Contract Type

Starting Salary: £29,872
Job Grade: Level 2, Zone 2
Work Location: 5 Pancras Square, London N1C 4AG   
Hours per week: 36
Contract Type: Permanent
Closing date: Monday 8th August 2022 at 17:00
Interviews to be held: TBC

Anonymised Application – in keeping with Camden’s commitment to inclusion the recruitment to this role is anonymised and supports the objective of reducing the impact of unconscious bias.

About us

Camden is building somewhere everyone can thrive, by making our borough the best place to live, work, study and visit. Because, we’re not just home to the UK’s fast-growing economy. We’re home to the most important conversations happening today. And we’re making radical social change a reality, so that nobody gets left behind. This is an exciting time to join Camden as a Corporate Security Officer.

The role

As a fully licensed SIA Door Supervisor with current Physical Intervention upskilling you will provide a responsive and effective security assistance whenever a threat to the safety of staff or the premises arises and ensure appropriate follow-up documentation is completed.

You will be responsible as part of a team to control access to the premises, verifying intended destinations and ensuring the proper management of visitors and contractors, issuing and checking a range of security badges including access control passes & ID badges in accordance with established procedures. You may be asked to proactively monitor the CCTV networks for any suspicious activity, taking appropriate action on any suspicious activity noted. You will play an active role in managing any emergency situations i.e. flooding, power failure, fire & bomb alerts - including controlling access to the premises, and routinely ensure compliance with emergency and safety procedures. This role may include working shifts, weekends and bank holidays.

About You  

To be considered for this exciting opportunity it is essential the successful candidate holds an in-date SIA DS License with current physical Intervention certificate and continues to qualify for a DS SIA license and Physical Intervention certificate. The Security Officer needs to be a team player with an enthusiastic attitude, a flexible approach to work and able to prioritise and respond to suit the changing operational business needs. Excellent communication skills are required. This role may involve the need for physical intervention and you must be physically able to carry this out.

For more information regarding this role please refer to the job profile.

Working for Camden

We’re ready to welcome your ideas, your views, and your rebellious spirit. Help us redefine how we’re supporting people, and we’ll redefine what a career can be. If that sounds good to you, we’d love to talk.

Inclusion and Diversity  

We want Camden Council to be a great place to work and to ensure that our communities are represented across our workforce. A vital part of this is ensuring we are a truly inclusive organisation that encourages diversity in all respects, including diversity of thinking. We particularly welcome applications from Black, Asian and those of Other Ethnicities, LGBT+, disabled and neurodiverse communities to make a real difference to our residents so that equalities and justice remains at the heart of everything we do.

For further information and how to submit your application please click 'Apply'.