Security Officer -"Eyes on the Door" -Day Shift 12:30pm - 6:30pm -Elementary Level

Job | Posted 2 years ago


The School Security Officer - "Eyes on the Door Officer" is a 10 month part time position. This position is for the Elementary Schools, Day shift:  12:30pm - 6:30pm, 5 days/week.

SUMMARY: To provide students and staff a safe working environment

  •  Experience in law enforcement, school security and/or public safety, preferred. 
  • Valid Security Officer Registration Act (SORA) License, preferred.
  • AED/CPR Certified, preferred. 
  • Knowledge of security measures, fire prevention, and crowd control. Ability to maintain order and to work with groups and individuals on matters of security and crisis management. 
  • Strong problem-solving skills and ability to communicate. 
  • Exhibits excellent interpersonal skills to relate well with students, staff, administration, parents, and the community.  
  • Must be able to use technology efficiently such as computer, two-way radio, video monitors, buzz-in systems, and other devices selected by the District to be part of the school security system. 
  • Required criminal history background check and proof of U.S. citizenship or legal resident alien status. 
  • Valid New Jersey driver’s license. 
  • Security monitoring, patrols and response to security problems
  • Provides direct contact to the public at the main entrance and checks identification of visitors entering the school.
  • Patrols district buildings and grounds to protect against illegal entry, acts of violence, vandalism, illegal drug activity, arson, and theft.
  • Conducts regular inspections of windows, doors, and other points of entry to ensure that they are secure.
  • Patrols school grounds to observe unauthorized persons or vehicles, parking violations, and overall security of the outside area including exterior lighting and emergency access routes.
  • Detains unauthorized persons; calls for police assistance in accordance with the district’s security plan/crisis management plan.
  • Participates in the district’s/school’s emergency and crisis management plan as assigned.
  • Notifies police, fire department, or other appropriate authority of any situation requiring immediate attention.
  • When needed accompanies students to main office.
  • Directs traffic in parking lots.
This part-time position is not eligible for health benefits entitlements. The hourly rate is $15/hour.

Posted By

West Windsor-Plainsboro Regional School District

321 Village Rd East 321 Village Rd, Villas, NJ 08251, USA, West Windsor, NJ 08550

At the following locations


321 Village Rd, Villas, NJ 08251, USA , West Windsor, NJ 08550

Compare with State

Amount per Student


State Average: $19,422

% ELL Students


State Average: 5%

Student Teacher Ratio


State Average: 12.25

% IEP Students


State Average: 16%



State Average: 345