Central London
Up to £54,000 per annum
Application Deadline
30 September 2023

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Already supporting the biggest brands in the world, Global Support Services UK is enjoying a sustained period of growth, as such, we would like to hear from the UK’s most talented Explosives Detection Dog Handlers to join our fast-growing team.

Our Company:

GSS is one of Europe’s fastest-growing and ambitious small businesses, and we’ve set our sights on becoming the leading provider of specialist security services here in the UK, becoming an employer of choice in our industry along the way.

Our vision is to inspire our partners and staff by passionately raising industry standards through the delivery of dependable and sustainable, specialist security services.

SECURITY DOG HANDLER (Nights) - Full time plus electric vehicle and  benefits including fully funded professional development  

Responsibilities and Duties:

This is an exciting and dynamic role at one of Europe’s fastest-growing private security companies. We are committed to providing the highest quality of service and delivering our prestigious blue-chip client base with service excellence.

Reporting to the Operations Team, you will be primarily be working for GSS at various venues across Central London.

Duties consist of both building and bag searches and high-visibility public reassurance patrols to build affinity with our client’s visitors and staff.

It is imperative that your dog(s) are highly socialised and are comfortable working in areas of high public circulation.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • You must be presentable, articulate and confident
  • You shall be fully BS8517-2 compliant
  • Your dog(s) must be well socialised and very comfortable working in areas of high-public circulation
  • You must have a reliable and suitable vehicle also compliant to BS:8517-2
  • You must be in possession of a minimum HABC Level 4 Certificate – Explosive Detection Dog Handler (or equivalent)
  • You must have a valid SIA Licence
  • You must submit to screening to BS:7858 Code of Practice for Security Screening of Personnel Employed in a Security Environment
  • Successful applicants will be subject to baseline assessment by our Training Team and a trial shift(s) including vehicle inspection at our clients premises.


  • Exceptional rates of pay
  • 5.6 weeks holiday (pro rata, including bank holiday) and pension
  • Genuine opportunities for career progression
  • Mentoring and support from a colleague facing Head Office team

For a confidential discussion regarding this opportunity or to apply for this role please send us a cover letter and an up-to-date CV to careers@global-support.org – quoting reference GSSEDV01

GSS is an equal-opportunity employer. Qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, mental or physical disability, marital status, citizenship status, military status or any other category protected by law.