John - Security Officer

Who’s this?

John is a security officer, working as part of the Sodexo Security Team at Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust (MFT) central site

What’s the story of their career to date?

Every day is different for John, his duties and responsibilities are to assist in the overall security of the hospital. Working shifts, John has a number of separate areas to patrol ensuring no unauthorised access can be gained. He regularly patrols the accident and emergency department, ensuring the necessary security standards are maintained when responding to incidents. During his shift, John may be tasked to attend other areas of the hospital that call for assistance and the reasons can sometimes be due to incidents of violence and aggression or drug and alcohol related issues.

What’s the best thing about their role?

Every day is rewarding for John, as he feels that he makes a difference, John also believes that working with such a great team makes every day worthwhile.

Where are they going from here?

Every day is rewarding for John, as he feels that he makes a difference, John also believes that working with such a great team makes every day worthwhile.

Where can I go from here?

John loves his current role and would one day like to work in the security control room at CMFT, this is a demanding position with different challenges to face and John feels that his vast experience and skill set would be useful in this role.

Where can I find out more?

This profile has been created by the Greater Manchester NHS Careers Engagement Hub in partnership with Manchester Universities NHS Foundation Trust (Central & Trafford Sites). If you have questions then feel free to contact us.