Working on behalf of Winchester Business Improvement District (BID) and in conjunction with Hampshire Constabulary and other agencies, our City Centre Ranger Team will work to deliver a safer and more pleasant town centre.

£10.75 p/hr + overtime + pension

40hrs per week working days/weekends/Bank Holiday days


Main Responsibilities:

  • Provide a visible, alert and smart security presence within Winchester City Centre
  • Undertake routine foot patrols
  • Respond to and manage incidents efficiently and effectively
  • Utilise dedicated technology which includes, body worn CCTV, handheld radios, check call systems, mobile applications, digital evidence management software and patrol timekeeping systems
  • Maintain effective communication with the project supervisor ensuring that issues are raised and dealt with promptly and effectively
  • Liaise with police, client representatives and other agencies as necessary
  • Complete necessary documentation including incident and occurrence reports as required plus additional reporting as required
  • Complete required screening and training programme to become an Accredited CSAS Officer (where applicable)
  • Implement and utilise specified low level police powers (once an Accredited CSAS Officer)



  • Average 40 hours over 5 days per week and must be prepared to work any day of the week, which will include some weekends and bank holidays.
  • 5.6 weeks paid annual leave
  • Overtime opportunities covering annual leave
  • Extensive training given to those suitable to become an Accredited CSAS Officer


Candidate requirements:

  • Job holders must have a current and active SIA licence (either Door Supervisor or Close Protection)
  • First Aid at Work qualification is desirable but not essential
  • Be willing to undergo an Enhanced DBS check and 10 year background checks
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Able to use own initiative to assess situations and respond appropriately
  • A good timekeeper and able to plan own workload
  • Smart, well-presented and confident

This job would suit someone looking for an interesting and varied public facing full-time security role.


About Venture Security:

For over a decade, Venture Security has been providing the highest standard of professional security possible, acting as a trusted partner for our customers, exceeding their expectations and offering peace of mind. We are committed to not only providing an excellent service and always delivering on our promises, but matching this with outstanding customer service.

Venture is recognised as one of the UK’s highest performing security contractors, ranked within the top 1% of contractors approved by the Security Industry Authority (SIA). All our security personnel are fully trained and licensed by the SIA.

With a head office in Andover, Hampshire and within easy reach of London and the south east of England, we are the leading provider of security services in the region. Our customers include both corporate and residential clients, ranging from high net worth individuals, to SME’s, blue chip companies, local authorities and event organisers.


Interview and Selection Process:

Following your application, candidates who meet the selection criteria will be contacted by our Recruitment Team to attend an interview.

Due to the high number of applications, only successful candidates will be contacted.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please submit your CV and covering letter to us.