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  • No. of Vacancy: N/A
  • Job Location: Preston
  • Employment Type: Full Time
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  • Gender: Any
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  • Career level: Mid-Senior level
  • Posted On: Jul 4, 2018
  • Application Deadline: Jul 15, 2018

Job Description/Responsibility

  • A full time vacancy has arisen for a Leading Security Officer to join our busy service. The post holder will be required to work an average of a 42 hour week on a rotating shift basis working 2 x 12 hour days, followed by 2 x 12 hour nights followed by 4 x rest periods.
  • Candidates are expected to have experience in a supervisory role with a proven record of providing high levels of customer service, as well as knowledge in the use, basic care and maintenance of security equipment and of relevant legislation. A flexible approach to duties, clear communication skills, the ability to prepare accurate reports, follow and write follow clear procedures and share information as appropriate are also required in this varied role.
  • Each team must provide a proactive and interactive service and therefore the ability to effectively utilise resources, and develop and motivate a team is essential. Candidates must also be able to remain calm, diffuse confrontation and maintain confidentiality in sometimes demanding situations.
  • We particularly welcome applications from female candidates and from black and minority ethnic candidates, as they are currently under-represented within this team.
  • Applicants need to meet all essential criteria on the person specification to be considered for interview. This position is based in Preston.
  • Please apply online; if you cannot apply online please contact Human Resources on 01772 892324 and quote the reference number. CVs will not be considered unless accompanied by a completed application form.
  • School/Service: Student Services
  • Hours: Full time (42 hours per week - Rotating 12 hour shifts)
  • Basis: Indefinite
  • Interview Date: To be confirmed 

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About the Company

Company Name: University of Central Lancashire
Address: Preston, Lancashire PR1 2HE , , UNITED KINGDOM

Company Profile: Today Central Lancashire is one of the UK’s largest universities with a student and staff community approaching 38,000. Internationally the University has academic partners in all regions of the globe and it is on a world stage that the first class quality of its education was first recognised. The University has an increasingly thriving campus in Cyprus delivering UCLan programmes and original research within a Central Lancashire environment and culture. In 2010, the University became the first UK modern Higher Education institution to appear in the QS World University Rankings. In 2016, the Centre for World University Rankings estimated Central Lancashire to be in the top 3.7 percent of all worldwide universities, highlighting the progress the institution has made in providing students with real-world learning experiences and reflecting the institution’s broad pool of academic talent.

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