Salary:£17,634 per annum pro-rata plus a shift roster allowance of £4,080 per annum pro-rata
Contract type:Contract Contract
Telephone:020 7323 8000
The Security Operations team at the British Museum are responsible for ensuring the security and protection of the Museum’s premises, staff, visitors and the collections. We are recruiting for a Security Warder to work as part of the Security Support Team and perform a variety of duties to protect the UK’s leading museum.
As Security Warder, you will perform routine duties covered in the Standard Operating Procedures such as patrols and monitoring safety at the Museum, as well as performing security duties at special events. The post-holder will assist visitors with enquiries and respond to incidents in a professional and calm manner, as they arise.
The ideal candidate will have demonstrable experience of working in a security environment, with knowledge of security principles, basic health and safety and fire regulations. With SIA or equivalent experience, you will possess literacy and numeracy skills. Foreign language skills are desirable.
We are looking for a motivated individual who thrives as part of a team and are able to communicate effectively with a variety of individuals. You will be able to relate confidently and politely to the needs of visitors with different ethnic, cultural, religious backgrounds.
Museum Website: https://www.britishmuseum.org/about_us/jobs.aspx