Security Support Officer

Security Support Officer

Job Description

Exciting opportunity in Doncaster with Securitas! We’re in search of a dynamic Security Support Officer to join our team on a Fixed-Term Contract, with the possibility of becoming permanent. With 1 year of security experience, this role involves working Monday to Friday from 08:30- 16:30, with the flexibility of occasional weekends, totalling 42.5 hours per week.


As a Security Support Officer, your experience brings valuable insights to our security operations. Your commitment to maintaining a secure environment is evident in your day-to-day responsibilities. You play a key role in upholding safety protocols and providing support as needed.

Securitas is committed to your success, offering comprehensive training and continuous support throughout your Fixed-Term Contract. Join our team and be part of our mission to create secure environments for the community in Doncaster.

If you have 1 year of security experience, possess the required skills, and are ready for a varied role with the opportunity to contribute on weekends, we invite you to apply.

About the Role

  • Carrying out all assigned duties in a safe manner, observing all statutory regulations and any local regulations that may be in force.
  • Escorting all contractors safely and securely at all times.
  • Monitoring and accounting for all contractor tools and items, ensuring what comes into the secure environment, comes out.
  • Vigilantly inspecting and maintaining the safety of the prison.
  • Effectively communicating via radio/phone/tablets, escalating any issues that arise.
  • Identify problems within own area of remit and take responsibility for finding a solution.
  • Processing all relevant paperwork to the relevant people.
  • Responsible for the external areas of the work zone, carrying out regular inspections.
  • Ensure that all paperwork is handed to relevant people.
  • Ensure that the work area is always in a safe & secure manner.

Essential Skills

  • Right to work in the UK and have a five-year checkable employment history
  • SIA Licence
  • No current criminal convictions
  • Full UK driving licence and access to transport
  • Able and willing to undergo enhanced screening and vetting checks
  • Excellent people and communication skills
  • Computer literate with high attention to detail
  • Ability to work in a team, unsupervised and on own initiative
  • Organised and able to work with confidential information

About Company

Join Today and Build a Better Tomorrow!

At Securitas we are united by our purpose of helping make your world a safer place, we are committed to ethics, sustainability, and compliance, our core values – Integrity, Vigilance and Helpfulness .We have created a culture where our people are empowered to be the best they can be.

We believe in celebrating our differences and creating a supportive environment where all voices are heard. Our colleagues are empowered to think big, fail fast and push the boundaries of innovation. As a purpose-led organisation, we aspire to make a difference every day – and we’re looking for the best and brightest to join our team.

Career opportunities to fuel your future, together we can invest in your professional and personal growth. No matter where you are in your career, there are many training and development opportunities. Your career is in your hands, and we will help you maximize your potential!

We are always looking to grow too! That why we have been accredited as a Top Employer 5 years in a row.

Join our team and use your talent and passion to help build a safer, healthier, and more efficient world.


Securitas is an all-inclusive employer, and we encourage individuality within our company. We believe that diversity and inclusion are not just buzzwords, but integral parts of our business strategy. Our goal is to create an environment where every employee feels that they belong regardless of their background or identity. Our belonging strategy has three pillars,

  • how you join us and develop your career,
  • the way we lead our teams
  • fair pay and benefits.

To achieve this, we have a number of initiatives: employee networks which are a safe space to build communities and influence practices, Race at Work Charter, Armed Forces Covenant, Disability Confident, Reasonable Adjustment Passport, Domestic Abuse Charter, Healthy Workplace Awards and we are leading the way in the Neurodiversity Top Employer Certification. We celebrate our differences throughout the year by recognising significant dates such as BSL Week, International Women’s Day, PRIDE, Black History Month and many more.

If you want to learn more visit our website.


Health & Wellbeing

  • Company pension and advice and planning
  • Life assurance scheme
  • Discounted gym memberships
  • Wellness advice and support, including financial, emotional and physical
  • Dental and Physical Health Plans

Lifestyle Benefits

  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Car lease and new car purchasing schemes
  • Discounts on high street brands, online shopping, holidays, days out and Arriva Bus Travel
  • Mortgage Advise
  • Payroll ISA’s
  • Eligibility for Costco Membership

Learning & Development

  • Support with further education
  • 100’s of eLearning courses
  • Accredited courses by C&G, ILM, IOSH and SIA
  • Leadership Development programs both local and global

Giving Back

  • Payroll Giving
  • Working with charities such as Calderwood House, KPMB and Wooden Spoon
  • Supporting local community initiatives
  • Supporting people back to work with organisations such as TalkBack and Downs-Syndrome Org


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