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Halls Patroller
Whiteknights Reading UK

Job reference: SRF28713

Location: Whiteknights Reading UK

Closing date: 30/06/2019

Job live date: 04/06/2019

Salary: £17,079 - £19,202 per annum (plus night shift allowance)

Employment type: AOS-Manual

Department: Estates

Division: Campus Services

Hours per week: 36

Employment Basis/Type: Full-time, permanent

We require flexible, committed individuals with excellent communication skills to work within our Campus Security team to provide a safe, secure environment for students, staff and visitors.  In addition to providing high profile patrols, you will be required to provide a high level of customer care. Liaising with students and enhancing their feeling of well-being will form a key part of this role.  Uniform and full training will be provided.  A valid driving licence is essential.

You will have:

  • •    Excellent customer service skills

  • •    Ability to work on own initiative

  • •    Good general education

  • •    Full driving licence

  • •    The successful candidate will be in good health and physically fit to meet the demands of the job

  • •    Excellent IT Skills and abilities enabling the production of clear and concise reports and statistical information.

  • •    Be an advocate of change, team working and strong customer service ethos


Interview date to be confirmed


Informal contact details

Contact role:

Deputy Security Services Manager

Contact name:

Gary McGuirk

Contact phone:

+44 (0)118 378 6188

Contact email:



The University is committed to having a diverse and inclusive workforce, is a Stonewall Diversity and Global Diversity Champion, and supports the principles of the Race Equality Charter and Athena SWAN.  Applications for job-share, part-time and flexible working arrangements are welcomed and will be considered in line with business needs.


Applications from job seekers who require sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates who do not already have permission to work in the UK should note that this role is not recognised as a graduate level job by UK Visas and Immigration and the Tier 2 sponsorship route is not available for non-graduate level occupations. There is further information about this on the UK Visas and Immigration Website.


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