Career Opportunities

College Security Officer – Stratford-Upon-Avon

OSG Service Group are currently seeking SIA Licensed Security Personnel to join our college security team in Stratford-upon-Avon on a full-time basis.

Pay rate £10.50 per hour.

OSG provides a full range of security and risk management services with a core focus on education, commercial, retail and hospital security sectors. Our commitment to quality, reliability and professionalism is unrivalled, and as a result the majority of our clients are leading corporate organisations and academic institutions.

We only employ the best and offer great working conditions, excellent training and ongoing support for our employees.

We are currently seeking Security Officers to work at a college in the Stratford-upon-Avon area.


  • To readily interact with all students, staff and visitors within the Campus, delivering a first-class customer focused service.
  • Carry out regular patrols of the various buildings detailed in the site Assignment Instructions, being proactive at all times.
  • Be professional, pleasant, friendly, courteous and helpful at all times whilst carrying out duties to the highest levels.
  • To ensure exemplary standards in personal grooming, strictly adhering to the site uniform requirements.
  • Continuously look for opportunities to be of assistance to visitors to the buildings proactively offering assistance wherever opportunities arise.
  • To ensure that the site is a safe and non-threatening environment for all students, staff and visitors.
  • Ensure all incidents are managed in accordance with site policies and procedures.
  • Liaising with the security supervisor proactively, reacting to incidents and ensuring colleagues are fully briefed and supported at all times.
  • To deal efficiently and effectively with emergencies, including fire and bomb threats, ensuring the onsite team and client are kept fully informed at all times.
  • Intelligent understanding of human behaviour, monitoring and surveillance of suspect individuals.
  • Logging and reporting incidents in line with site / company polices.
  • Maintain vigilance and highlight / manage unauthorized access by banned persons.
  • Provide assistance to third party contractors / visitors ensuring all site procedures / policies are adhered too.
  • Provide assistance to third party contractors / visitors ensuring all site procedures / policies are adhered too.
  • Maintain continuous monitoring of site radio systems adhering to correct radio procedures at all times.
  • Diligent management and maintenance of site records / reference materials including Health & Safety records, incident forms and the site occurrence book.
  • Report any event that may be detrimental to the fulfilment of the provision of security on site to the Security Supervisor/ Manager

Essential Experience

  • Security Officers must hold a valid SIA Security Guarding or Door Supervision licence. Unfortunately, we are unable to consider applications from non-licence holders.

Preferred Experience

  • Enhanced DBS check made within the last 3 years

Desirable Attributes

  • Smartly presented and well groomed
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • The ability to use a PC, being able to monitor and respond to emails and compile reports.
  • The ability to work as a team but confident enough to work alone
  • Proactive and able to use initiative


  • Full Time
  • Minimum of 40 hours per week on a rota pattern
  • Overtime available


  • £10.50 per hour
  • Reward and Recognition Programme
  • Long Service Awards
  • Pension

Application Form

Interested? Simply complete the application form below and if successful you will be invited to an interview or one of our assessment sessions.

Do you have a current valid SIA licence?

How did you find out about us?

Which area do you live and wish to work?

What kind of security work are you looking for ideally?

What hours are you looking for ideally?

Are you looking for days or nights or either?

Do you drive AND have your own transport?


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