Secure24 actively recruits throughout the year, our campaign will usually see an intake of trainees every 3 months. We offer full and part time opportunities within the brand with competitive rates. If you would like to work within a dynamic and growing organisation please apply accordingly, take a look at our job board below and we look forward to hearing from you.
A Secure Technician (ST) at Secure24, is a term used for describing the front line staff who provide a range of front line secure ambulance services within the mental health and health and social care sectors. Secure24 is a professional and energetic organisation, we respond to a dynamic range situations 24 hours a day that requires professional application and commitment.
We are looking for focused, compassionate, professional and motivated individuals to join our team. This role will be particularly suited to those with a keen interest in security, public services and care. The applicant will be a confident person who is capable of working under pressure in challenging situations and long hours. Experience in having dealt with challenging persons is desirable but not essential.
Secure Technicians (ST) are trained to respond quickly to a variety of dynamic situations to support persons affected with mental health illnesses, other illnesses or, behaviour that challenges. Briefly, duties can vary from dealing with vulnerable children and young persons, to those with acute disorders, high risk of violence, or those with dangerous infections, each day is different.
An ST is also classed as an ambulance driver as driving responsibility is shared amongst colleagues when on duty, the majority of shift working is spent on the road.
STs will face some difficult challenges in their day to day roles, including dealing with emotionally distressed service users and those are both verbally and physically aggressive. Therefore, an ST must be a confident and driven individual who can operate under extreme pressure with resilience, remain socially aware and, have a responsible attitude with the ability to assess situations and react quickly.
When dealing with service users, STs may be required to apply restrictive measures to limit service user movement, to gain control of volatile situations or, simply ensure the safety of everyone. Due to the nature of the role, STs will wear a uniform which will at times include wearing a stab proof vest for protection. STs may also be required to lift or carry resistive or disabled service users so, a basic level of fitness is desirable.Rewards: