Security Team Lead

DO NOT USE, London

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Security Team Leader

QA Higher Education London with some travel

Fulltime & Permanent Opportunity    

About our role:  As Security Team Leader you will have the experience to deliver and monitor a streamlined campus security service by monitoring students, staff, visitors and other persons to guard against theft, unauthorised admittance and to maintain security of the premises.

Ideally you will have experience of managing and coaching a small team

Here’s some of what’s involved: (please click through to view the full job description)

Lead the security team including distribution of daily rotas/weekly rotas.

Ensure all security staff follow procedures, and carry out required checks and processes in order to provide a safe environment

Check all CCTV cameras and ensure operational

Complete weekly fire testing

Answer all student/staff queries and refer to the relevant teams.

Ensure all QAHE sites have adequate cover during times of annual leave and/or sickness.

Assist in maintaining compliance with all Health and Safety legislation.

Promote a secure and safe working environment on site through the implementation and continuous improvement of Health and Safety actions.

Assist and be point of contact for Incident Management, ensuring that all incidents are correctly managed and escalated within the Facilities Team.

Ensure that there is a robust and effective key control process in place.

Record facilities issues on the facilities log for the Facilities Team to action

Patrol the building on a regular basis to ensure students are adhering to site processes and regulations

Bring your experience:

SIA Badge/Requirements – knowing how to defuse or deal with a difficult altercation

Excellent customer service experience.

Confliction resolution experience

Experience within a similar role

Ability to work well under pressure

A little more about QA:

Students preparing for undergraduate study. Working professionals looking to specialise in their field. Career changers. Everyone should be given access to outstanding higher education and our aim at QA is to make that possible.

We work with our partner universities to offer courses ranging from foundation programmes to postgraduate degrees covering subject areas including Accountancy, Business, Computing, Cyber, Digital Marketing, Events Management, Project Management and Web Development and delivered in city centre locations. 

Apply now – here’s how!  

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Equal Opportunities

At QA, our mission is to help everyone find their place in the world. This means we continually celebrate the diverse community different individuals cultivate. As an equal opportunity employer, we stay true to our mission by ensuring that our place can be anyone’s place.

We look forward to hearing from you!