Retail Guard

Job Description:

Job Description

We are looking to recruit an exceptional individual to join our current Team of Retail Guards in the Shoreham area.

We would like applicants to apply who are looking for a retail security guarding position and who want to work full time for 40 hours each week. This position is permanent .

The Role:

  • To patrol the sales floor, observing Customers and identifying suspicious behaviour
  • To gather evidence of Criminal Activity in line with current UK Law
  • To deter/detain persons responsible for Criminal Activity
  • To appropriately and professionally deal with Offenders in line with the policies of the Client.

The Individual:

  • Experience of Retail Security, either Plain Clothes or Uniformed, is highly desirable.
  • A current and valid Frontline SIA badge (Close Protection, Door Supervisor or Guarding) is essential.
  • We are an SIA Approved Contractor, so if your SIA Application has been submitted, we can issue an LDN to the right applicant.
  • Confident in working Solo or as part of a Team, across varying Retail sectors.
  • Physically fit.
  • High standards of both Oral and Written communication.
  • A working knowledge of SCONE, PACE and the Theft Act.

We provide training about how to do this work properly, so experience is not needed . . . we make sure our people are ready to do their job, then we allow them to work alone, but with our full support structure behind them.

  • Our team all receive classroom and in-store training before starting
  • We pay our people monthly
  • We operate a contributory pension scheme
  • QCF Training is encouraged (when available)
  • 5.6 weeks’ holiday pro rata (including bank holidays) is encouraged, each year

N.B. For your application to be taken further we need to be able to screen you properly - we try to make that as painless as possible but we need a five year employment and education history to start with.

Our ethos: ‘Stealth Security treat people the way we like to be treated ourselves'

Essential Experience:

Desirable Experience





Hours per week:

Stealth Security, 113 Saltmakers House, Hamble Point Marina, School Lane, Southampton SO31 4NB SLRS Limited, trading as Stealth Security, holds SIA approved contractor status for the provision of security guarding services.