The Blake School places great emphasis on ensuring a welcoming
and safe environment for all students, staff, community members and
visitors.The Security Officer will often be the first impression of
the School and therefore it is critical that he/she is always
professional, diplomatic, authoritative and dresses appropriately
for the role. The role of a Security Officer at the Blake School
covers a wide range of tasks including implementing and acting on
emergency and safety procedures, car park/traffic control management
and the implementation of safety and security tasks. This position
provides security for students faculty, staff and visitors within
the campus area. This role will be responsible for surveilling the
school in order to protect the campus property, control entry to
campus areas, provide information to visitors and guests, assist in
maintaining and enforcing security regulations and perform other
related duties. The position is located at the Highcroft Campus
where security will work with the students and staff on providing
safety instructions in a classroom setting.
Essential Functions and Responsibilities
Monitor entrances, exterior doors and prohibit entry of
unauthorized personnel on.
Greet and welcome visitors and guests to the campus.
Observe arrival and departure of students, faculty and
Ensure only secured visitors/vendors obtain access to the campus.
Ensure visitors are provided with an escort.
Secure campus, students and staff by patrolling property;
monitoring surveillance equipment; inspecting buildings,
equipment, and entry access points..
Complete reports by recording observations, information,
occurrences, and surveillance activities; interview witnesses.
Observe for signs of disturbances or other security
incidents and investigate.
Responsible for the implementation of all emergency
Schedule, coordinate, and monitor evacuation, lock-down
and severe weather drills.
Provide training to staff as necessary.
Traffic control at the begininng and end of school day.
Conduct safety checks.
Special Event Activity
Work with Demonstrate good teamwork.
Provide input for ways to improve procedures and policies.
Demonstrate a willingness to pitch in where needed.