Security Officers

Full Time
EXPIRES 05 Dec, 2021

Job Location

Prashad Nagar, Georgetown, Guyana


The Georgetown International Academy, invites persons to apply for the position of Security Officer.



  • Four (4) CSEC subjects (Grades 1-4);
  • Mature;
  • Must be disciplined, professional and willing to adapt to changes;
  • Applicants must be able to demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication skills, organizational skills and the ability to work with others;
  • Must be able to work well with children;
  • Trainable;
  • Customer focused;
  • Ability to approach problems innovatively with a resolution focus;
  • Conciliatory approach to conflict resolution;
  • Pragmatic delivery approach; 
  • Must be able to work shift system;
  • Flexible attitude to working hours;
  • Tenacity and confidence with exceptional attention to detail;
  • Able to work collaboratively and under own initiative;
  • Security experience will be an asset, though, not required;



Child Safeguarding

  • Ensure a smooth and safe entrance and exit of students to and from the school;
  • Ensure that all items dropped off for students are from their parents;
  • Patrol the perimeter of the compound and the buildings.



  • Document persons entering and leaving the premises;
  • Document the state of all entrances to the school, doors to the buildings and rooms;
  • Accurately document unusual occurrences.


General Security and Safety

  • Monitor CCTV cameras diligently; 
  • Report in detail any suspicious incidents;
  • Report any suspicious deliveries as soon as possible;
  • Ensure all visitors are escorted to the respective personnel;
  • Ensure all received mail and packages are delivered to the respective department;
  • Carry out any other reasonable or lawful request from Security Supervisor or the school’s director.


Apply now

Please address your resume to the Human Resources Officer, Georgetown International Academy, 9-10 Delhi Street, Prashad Nagar, Georgetown and submit it along with a recent police clearance, one job reference and one character reference to no later than November 19th, 2021.

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Georgetown International Academy Inc.


Established in 1971, our school was founded to provide an American based education in Guyana to serve U.S. embassy families. We grew to serve other local diplomatic as well as multinational business communities. As the only U.S. accredited educational institution in the country, we look within and beyond Guyana in order to benchmark our programs, faculty, facilities, and results against the finest international schools in the region. Situated on a secure campus located in the Prashad Nagar neighborhood of Georgetown, we offer the most robust academic and extracurricular programs of any school in the country.
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