Directorate of Estates and Facilities


Security Services

We provide security across all of the University’s campus areas. We are the first point of contact, providing advice, liaison and assistance in the following areas:

  • Minimise, prevent and detect crime and its effect on campus by putting initiatives into place which help to reduce crime on campus
  • Provide a 24 hour high visibility patrols (on foot and in cars) to all areas of the campus
  • Monitor a large number of CCTV cameras
  • Provide an immediate response in the event of an emergency or other incidents
  • Work closely with our external security contractor ‘Constant Security’ to ensure that we provide a high quality service at all times to a number of buildings
  • Provide the most appropriate and up to date security and personal safety advice and training to staff, students and visitors to the campus
  • Provide support to the Car Parks Team if necessary, particularly out of hours by allowing access to the campus and its car parks as required
  • All security staff are first aiders who have also received defibrillator training too
  • Provide security for the safety of VIP visitors whilst working closely with the police and other agencies
  • Work very closely with other colleagues , students and others which include the residential pastoral staff, police and other emergency services
  • Control access to buildings and other areas