The safety and security sector gives job-seekers a wide range of choice when it comes to finding a position or role. Some who enter the security and safety sector end up working as part of a well-trained security team who keep specific people safe, others gain licenses to become club bouncers or retail security guards.

The point is that there is a lot of choice, so you’ll need to know what you’re looking for so you can gain the necessary licenses, certifications, and/or experience require for the position you have in mind.

What’s Expected?

The cornerstone of getting into the security and safety sector in the UK is applying for and getting your SIA License (Security Industry Authority). This is a short course that you must complete to work in most security jobs. This license ensures employers that you understand proper protocol and procedure when dealing with issues that come up fairly regularly in this type of work.

After successfully acquiring your SIA license, you can go on to work in different positions with the security and safety sector, with more and more experience; you can begin to build a reputation as a reliable security professional.

How Can We Help?

HR Recruitment assists countless job-seekers in finding work within the security and safety sector, our specialists in this field make that possible.

Our experts know exactly what security contractors are looking for when it comes to new employees, reliability and the mind-set to do things right first time. To give you the upper hand against your competition, HR Recruitment has contact with experienced employees within the security and safety sector who have given us invaluable advice and tips for any job-seeker looking to enter this sector.

Get in touch with HR Recruitment today to find out how we can help you enter the security and safety field with a reputable and well-established employer.

We recruit and supply for all positions within the Security and Safety sector including:

  • Commercial Security Guards
  • Door Men & Women
  • Club & Pub Bouncers
  • Airport Security
  • Prison Guard/Officer

This list is not intended to be exhaustive and we recruit and supply for many other positions.