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Security Officer


Location:  Egham
Salary:  £24,981 to £29,250 per annum - including London Allowance
Post Type:  Full Time
Closing Date:  23.59 hours BST on Thursday 26 May 2022
Reference:  0422-183

Full-Time, Permanent

Applications are invited for the post of security officer within the security team at the College. The main purpose of the post is to ensure the provision of a safe environment for staff, students and visitors and to maintain the physical security of University buildings, property and equipment.

Duties within the role include dealing with security related incidents, patrolling and assisting in maintaining a presence within the security control office. You will also be required to provide an efficient and effective security service across campus including the College’s access control and security management systems.

It is essential that applicants have previous experience in a similar role and excellent customer services skills. Candidates should also have a clean driving licence, as team members are required to drive security vehicles, when necessary. Knowledge of fire safety and first aid is desirable but full training will be provided as will a work uniform.

The security control office provides a 24-hour service 365 days a year.

In return we offer a highly competitive rewards and benefits package including:

  • Generous annual leave entitlement 
  • Training and Development opportunities
  • Pension Scheme with generous employer contribution 
  • Various schemes including Cycle to Work, Season Ticket Loans and help with the cost of Eyesight testing. 
  • Free parking 

The post is based in Egham, Surrey where the College is situated in a beautiful, leafy campus near to Windsor Great Park and within commuting distance from London. 

To view further details of this post and to apply please visit queries on the application process the Human Resources Department can be contacted by email at: 

Please quote the reference: 0422-183

Closing Date:   23:59, 26 May 2022  

Interview Date: TBC

Further details:    Job Description     Person Specification    
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Royal Holloway is committed to equality and diversity, and encourages applications from all sections of the community. Read here about structures and initiatives around equality and diversity, including information on staff diversity networks.



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