Overview

Working as part of a team, you’ll provide assistance and support to residents at a National Probation Service Approved Premises (AP) including security, welfare and monitoring services.  You’ll maintain an active presence throughout your shift, ensuring that offenders, residents, visitors, colleagues and the fabric of the premises are kept safe and secure.

You will also:

Undertake regular inspections and patrols of the building
Monitor the behaviour of high risk residents
Ensure that the building is locked and secure during curfew periods, and confirm the presence and wellbeing of residents overnight
Support a safe working environment for staff, residents and visitors by adhering to Health and Safety legislation, policies and procedures
Deal with visitors and telephone calls, and monitor the work of visiting contractors
Respond appropriately to abusive or aggressive behaviour.
With a commitment to equality and inclusion, and a caring approach, to succeed in this role you will also need:

Experience of working with a diverse range of people who have experienced a range of social or personal difficulties
SIA Security Guarding Licence
Good general education to at least Level 2 – i.e. 5 GCSEs or equivalent
Good IT and administration skills
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Qualification in First Aid – preferred
Knowledge of risk management relating to offenders – preferred
To be compliant with pre-employment security and vetting checks, including DBS and five years checkable history
To be able to provide/pass an enhanced criminal record/DBS check.

What will you get in return?

A pension scheme- to save for the future – eligibility rules apply
Access to high street discounts
Access to low interest loans
Recognition scheme ‘OCS Stars’- monetary rewards given to top performers
Training and Development- apprenticeships, e-learning, English as a Second Language and our award nominated ‘Impact’ Programme
Long Service Awards
Cycle to work scheme- discounted bicycles
Access to our Employee Assistance Programme- 24-7 Wellbeing Support
Why join OCS Group Ltd?

From providing a first-class shopping experience at major retail and leisure establishments, to maintaining critical factory facilities for well-known industrial organisations, to supporting the patient journey at large hospitals, we provide the essential services that keep businesses and societies running day in and day out.

We are the largest family-owned facilities management services company in the world and we deliver over 70 accredited services internationally.

OCS prides itself as a company that has family values.

We take CARE of you; We act SAFELY and responsibly; We are TRUSTWORTHY; We work as EXPERTS.