Security Officer

Nottingham, United Kingdom

Job Description

Security Staff – Two exciting positions are currently available

The starting salary is £18,060.00 per annum
We’ve got exciting opportunities available for talented individuals to join our workforce on a full time basis - perhaps this is the opportunity you’ve been waiting for? Read on to find out more…

There has never been a better time to join Nottingham City Council. Known for inclusivity and innovation, we have also won a host of Employee Benefits Awards, are a leading employer of Apprentices and we are continually working around the clock to deliver high quality services for Nottingham’s citizens, visitors and investors.

Our aspiration is to make Nottingham a Great City, but to do this we need to be a Great Council, provide Great Services and recruit and develop a Great Workforce.

Take a look at the type of work you could get involved in as a member of the Security & Logistics team here at Nottingham City Council.

Security Officer
Help provide peace of mind to our clients in the knowledge that their buildings and assets are safe and secure when they are not there, and that any issues on site are professionally handled and customers receive appropriate help and guidance as and when required.

Some of the key duties and responsibilities include

Conducting regular patrols, meeting and greeting customers whithin the building
You will be expected to challenge people where necessary to maintain the safety of colleagues and visitors
Undertake necessary paperwork including written handover notes and incident reports

Along with regular working patterns we have an exciting calendar of events to manage and if interested, we have opportunities available for dedicated and professional Event Safety Staff to join our friendly, high-performing team. Events include Forest home football matches, Triathlon, Splendour, Riverside Festival and Goose Fair to name a few

Essential Requirements
Hold a valid front line SIA Licence or current certificate of completion of SIA front line training
Experience of dealing with customers in a polite, professional and courteous manner
Experience of working in a security environment

Successful Security Staff can expect:

  • Competitive rates of pay, holiday pay, sick pay, pension, night shift enhancement
  • Regular shift patterns, with opportunity for overtime shifts covering holidays, events etc.
  • Excellent training and career progression opportunities

All offers of employment are subject to satisfactory pre-employment checks on a Provision of Services contract basis. If you are interested in applying to join our Security Team, then please fully complete the application forms.

For more information, please view the s and Person Specifications which are attached further down on this page.

For informal enquiries please email:

Useful information for Applicants

This post is covered by the statutory duty under Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) (English Language Requirement for public sector workers) and therefore the ability to speak fluent English, as detailed in the job description and person specification, is an essential requirement for the role.

Nottingham City Council are committed to equality, diversity and inclusion and we are striving to have a reflective workforce of the citizens we serve. We particularly welcome applicants from Black and Minority Ethnic (BAME) communities and applicants that consider themselves disabled as these groups are currently under represented within our workforce.






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