School Security Guards – Abuja

Job Title: School Security Guards – Abuja

Location: Gwarimpa, Abuja


Job Description

Chelis Bookazine Limited, Nigeria’s leading supplier of educational materials, is seeking agile individuals to join our team as School Security Guards at our esteemed Abuja branch. In this role, the School Security Guard’s primary responsibility is to ensure the safety and security of students, staff, and visitors within the school premises. He is tasked with maintaining a safe and orderly environment conducive to learning by implementing security protocols and responding promptly to any potential threats or emergencies.



  • Patrol and Monitor: Conduct regular patrols of the school grounds, including classrooms, hallways, parking lots, and other areas to deter unauthorized individuals and ensure compliance with school security policies.
  • Access Control: Monitor access points, such as entrances and exits, to prevent unauthorized entry and ensure that only authorized personnel and visitors gain access to the premises. Issue visitor badges and verify identification as necessary.
  • Emergency Response: Act swiftly and effectively in response to security incidents, emergencies, or disturbances within the school. This may include initiating lockdown procedures, evacuations, or contacting law enforcement when necessary.
  • Crisis Management: Maintain composure and follow established protocols during crises, such as medical emergencies, fights, or intrusions. Provide assistance to students and staff as needed and coordinate with relevant authorities.
  • Surveillance: Utilize surveillance systems, such as CCTV cameras, to monitor activity and identify any suspicious behavior or potential security threats. Report any findings to the appropriate personnel and take appropriate action as necessary.
  • Conflict Resolution: Intervene in conflicts or disruptive behavior among students or staff members to prevent escalation and maintain a peaceful environment conducive to learning. Employ effective communication and conflict resolution techniques.
  • Safety Inspections: Conduct routine inspections of school facilities and equipment to identify any safety hazards or security vulnerabilities. Report findings to the relevant authorities and assist in implementing corrective measures.
  • Collaboration: Collaborate with school administrators, teachers, and other staff members to develop and implement security policies and procedures tailored to the unique needs of the school environment. Participate in security training and drills.
  • Documentation: Maintain accurate records of security-related incidents, observations, and actions taken.
  • Prepare incident reports and other documentation as required by school policies or regulations.



  • Education: NCE/ND holders.
  • Additional education/training/working experience in security or law enforcement preferred.
  • Possess a 100% clean criminal record and background check.
  • Strong observational skills with the ability to detect suspicious behavior or security threats.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to interact effectively with students, staff, and visitors.
  • Ability to remain calm and composed in high-pressure situations and make sound judgments.
  • Physical fitness and stamina to patrol school grounds and respond to emergencies as needed.
  • Knowledge of security protocols, emergency response procedures, and relevant laws and regulations.
  • Certification in CPR, first aid, and basic life support may be required


Application Deadline

19th March, 2024.


How To Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should send their application and detailed CV to: using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.

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