The Frances Xavier Warde School
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES
Knowledge of security techniques;
knowledge of the principles, practices,
and techniques employed in establishing
and maintaining building security;
ability to establish and maintain
effective working relationships with
faculty, staff, students, parents, co-
workers and the general public; ability
to effectively use computer applications
such as spreadsheets, word processing,
calendar, e-mail and database software
in performing work assignments; ability
to read, write, speak, understand, and
communicate in English sufficiently to
perform the essential duties of the
position; initiative; tact; courtesy;
sound judgment; physical condition
commensurate with the duties of the
position. Must be able to fulfill
walking requirements of the position,
including but not limited to, foot-
patrol of the campus (including stairs
and stairwells) and surrounding area,
walking escorts for field trips, and
walking escorts to area parks for recess
MINIMUM ACCEPTABLE TRAINING AND
EXPERIENCE: Graduation from high school
or possession of a high school
equivalency diploma. SPECIAL
REQUIREMENT: Satisfactory completion of
a certified state or federal law
enforcement academy which grants
certified peace officer or retired peace
officer (IROCC eligible) status, at time
of appointment. May be required to
attend additional training classes as
designated by the Security Operations
Manager and/or FXW administrative staff.
SPECIAL ARCHDIOCESE OF CHICAGO
REQUIREMENT: All security staff must
complete VIRTUS (Protecting God’s
Children) Training and State of Illinois
Mandatory Reporter Training.
Additionally, employment is dependent
upon successful completion of a
fingerprint-based criminal history
EXAMPLES OF WORK:
Patrols assigned campus building and building perimeter on foot to prevent illegal trespass by unauthorized individuals;
May maintain a post at the main entrance of the school or other designated areas on campus;
Prevents unauthorized visitors from entering school buildings or loitering on school grounds;
Provides a security presence and maintains log of visitors to the building;
Informs supervisors or administrative staff of need to contact or involve the Chicago Police and/or Fire Departments;
Ascertains individual's business on school property and responds accordingly;
May escort visitors to/from areas of building;
Conducts security inspections of school facilities;
Assists with traffic control and the drop-off/pick-up of students at the beginning and end of each school day to ensure the safe flow of vehicular and pedestrian traffic during arrival and dismissal;
Provides security for school and Archdiocese special events, as-needed;
May assist school administrators in handling emergency situations, disciplinary matters and/or investigations;
May escort students to and from designated on and off-campus locations. This may be on foot (walking) or by school bus.
May monitor security cameras, if applicable;
Maintains familiarity with and facilitates adherence to all aspects of the FXW Emergency Action Plan;
May, under specifically defined and limited circumstances (protection of life and against great bodily harm), use force, up to and including deadly force;
Must maintain proficiency with firearms in accordance with the officer’s law enforcement agency policy, or in accordance with IROCC rules and regulations.
May prepare reports of incidents;
May use computer applications such as spreadsheets, word processing, calendar, e-mail and database software in performing work assignments.
May assist the FXW Facilities Manager on an as-needed basis.
Assists the unarmed security officers as-needed.
Assists emergency first responders, when on campus.
Adheres to all FXW and security-specific policies, rules, regulations and other directives.
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$15/hr - $30/hr
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The Frances Xavier Warde School is an
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751 North State Street
Chicago , IL 60654
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