Senior Security Officer

Are you looking for the next step in your Security career? Can you keep calm under pressure?  We are looking for full time Senior Security Officers.  This will be a full time role working 37hrs per week / 52 weeks per year. You will be based at 1 of our campuses.

The overall requirement of the Senior Security Officer to supervise the security team to ensure the day-to-day security and reception duties are completed across the college and ensure that premises are safe and secure. The successful candidate will need to demonstrate their ability to carry out basic maintenance tasks and be able to ensure the team complete the tasks.

The successful candidate will be required to:

  • Ensure effective security across all three campuses, managing training and deployment of staff.
  • Liaising with relevant departments to ensure there is a safe environment for  our students and staff
  • Provide a full range of caretaking duties including room layouts and maintenance
  • Provide excellent customer service both face to face and when taking calls on the switchboard
  • Liaising with the head of Estates and Estates Deputies at all campuses, to ensure shifts and on call (on a rota basis, working evenings, weekends and supporting events) is arranged.
  • Provide first class customer services, welcoming students, staff and visitors to the campus.
  • Operate CCTV and other security systems daily.
  • Working shifts – AM and PM.

We will encourage you to develop new skills and expand your opportunities within the college.  We are also flexible and accommodating, allowing you to be as productive as possible.  While working at Buckinghamshire College Group you can also take advantage of a host of employee benefits including:


  • Pension scheme – LGPS (18.3% employer contribution)
  • 30-holiday entitlement & Additional annual leave purchase scheme
  • Free onsite parking
  • A wide range of learning - access to free training & continuous professional development
  • Discounts in the Aylesbury Day Nursery & Aylesbury Salon Intuition
  • Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
  • Cycle to work and local business employee corporate discount schemes


Here at Buckinghamshire College Group, we are passionate about helping people of all ages and abilities to achieve their learning goals and life aspirations. You will find a warm welcome at all of our campuses in; Aylesbury, Amersham and High Wycombe, where  we are a thriving community of over 590 Staff and 7,000 students and we are sure that whatever your aspirations and career goals, we can help you to achieve them.

This College does one of the most important jobs in the country - educating people of all ages to help them to succeed in life and create the skills society needs. Moreover, we do it well. We have high standards, with good success rates for students and more students joining us each year.

Our staff are the most important resource that the College has in securing this success. We therefore value our staff highly and offer a competitive reward and benefits package.

We hope you will want to be part of Buckinghamshire College Group and we very much look forward to welcoming you.


Commitment to Safeguarding

BCG is committed to equal opportunities for all, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of students and staff alike; all posts are subject to enhanced DBS checks.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early, if we receive sufficient applications or source a suitable candidate. Therefore, if you are interested, please submit your application as early as possible.

Only completed applications will be considered for this role. All applicants will need to complete an application form via our College Website

For more information on the role please contact HR directly.

Closing date for applications is the 16th February 2023, with interviews taking place on the 1st March.

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£22,910 plus 12.5% shift allowance (pro rata for fractional posts)
Start Date
Immediate Start
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