The Episcopal Academy has an immediate opening for a Part-Time Campus Safety Officer. The part-time schedule will include Saturdays, potentially require Sunday work hours, and will require flexibility with overall scheduling. The position will report to the Director of Campus Safety and be a member of the Facilities and Operations team.
The Campus Safety Specialist will, and be expected to, perform professional physical security and campus safety duties consistent with and required by a private K-12 school. Candidates must be a team-oriented and service-centric professional who can operate and contribute to a mission-focused environment.
Additional roles and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Providing functional safety and security service in a static post, while operating a mobile vehicle, and on foot.
Responding to routine calls for service as well as in emergency and critical circumstances.
Maintaining and administering operational policies and procedures.
Operating in large scale on-campus special events and associated crowd dynamics.
Assisting with campus-wide emergency training and exercises.
Monitoring and providing vehicular traffic control and flow.
Appropriately interact with students ranging from pre-K to 12, faculty/staff, and service vendors/contractors.
Documenting, recording, and writing incident reports.
Providing logistical and operational support for inclement weather.
Adaptability to additional operational duties.
At The Episcopal Academy, we are united by our shared mission, rich history, and dedication to excellence. An EA employee:
Is kid-centered, embraces school and life and shows it through actions and interactions with students, colleagues, and parents.
Consistently maintains high standards for his or her own work and motivates others to achieve the same standard of excellence.
Demonstrates a desire and willingness to constantly grow and learn, both personally and professionally, and sees others – especially students – as having the ability to learn and reach success.
Fosters a positive culture by being optimistic, selfless, flexible, and collaborative.
Demonstrates a belief in and commitment to fostering an inclusive and diverse school community.
Demonstrates professionalism and composure in all duties from routine to challenging.
Must be flexible, friendly, and be able to, at times, handle difficult situations.
Able to appropriately interact with all EA constituencies - faculty, students, staff, administrators, visitors, and parents.
Possess a high level of discretion, ability to problem solve, and appropriately respond.
Possess time management, communication and organizational skills.
Experience in applying safety and security best practices - preferably in an academic setting is a plus.
Interested candidates are welcome to apply by emailing their cover letter, resume, and three (3) references to email@example.com. Cover letters, resumes, and references should be submitted in PDF format.
The Episcopal Academy seeks candidates who hope to help foster a school environment where all people are valued and where all perspectives are respected and appreciated, as described in our Diversity and Inclusion statement.
About The Episcopal Academy
The Episcopal Academy, located in Newtown Square, PA, offers college preparatory education for more than 1,250 boys and girls from PK-12th Grade in three units: Lower, Middle and Upper schools.
Episcopal Academy does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability and familial affiliation or any other characteristic protected by law.