Security Escort

Security-based escort roles in HMP High Down at £13.16/h!
Your new company

You will be working for HMP High Down located in Sutton as a Security Escort. HM Prison High Down is a Category B men's local prison.

Your new role

Working as a Security Escort you will be working alongside the operational security team. You will be responsible for escorting/assisting contractors as they carry out maintenance work around the prison, visitor checks, toolkit checks, main gate duties and vehicle searches. You will assist in the safety of visitors around the site and ensure no unauthorised items enter the site.

This role will require Mon-Fri 8am-4pm. It is a long-term temporary contract on a rolling basis and dependent on how long the project is for and how long the contractors take.

Rate (inclusive of holidays):
£13.16 per hour for the standard 39 hour week
£15.79 per hour for any weekday overtime work (is not guaranteed)
£22.37 per hour for any weekend, bank holiday or night work (is not guaranteed)

What you'll need to succeed

You will not require previous experience as you will receive full on the job training. You will need to be a strong communicator, level headed and security conscious. You will be able to work well in a team and have excellent interpersonal skills. You will be required to provide 2 satisfactory references and will be subject to full prison clearance.

What you'll get in return

This position will give you great insight into the everyday running of prison life and could lead to long term permanent roles within the prison service such as an OSG or Prison Officer.

What you need to do now

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Job Type
Working Pattern
HM Prison High Down, Sutton
Prison Escorts or Trades
£13.16 per hour (inclusive of holiday pay)

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Josh Wilson, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in London-Victoria
1st Floor, Ebury Gate, 23 Lower Belgrave Street

Telephone: 02072598702

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