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Security Services North West England

April 13, 2018

Security Guards

The presence of a uniformed Security Guard on site has proven to be an extremely effective method of securing sites and business premises. It is a well-known fact that the presence of a uniformed Security Officer will probably deter the would be thief or vandal where CCTV cameras may not. Spartan 24 Hour Security can supply uniformed Security Officers that will give your business an element of prestige as they welcome your staff and visitors, they can also be an excellent source of information. We can provide security guards that will patrol your business premises out of business hours to deter the criminal element from your business premises.

Based in Warrington, Spartan 24 Hour Security supplies a broad range of high quality security guarding services to private and public sector organizations across the North West of England, all our personnel are SIA Licensed, highly motivated, professional and will be fully trained on the individual requirements of your business.

Our Operations Team ensure that precise Assignment Instructions (AI’s) are prepared so that we provide the most suitable Security Officers who meet our client’s individual requirements and expectations.

Spartan 24 Hour Security professional static security guards are fully trained and experienced, uniformed personnel who remain on-site during the day or night at one specific site for an agreed period of time.

Roles for our Officers are many and varied, which may include regular security checks across the whole of the site, monitoring CCTV screens, open/closing of the property and covering out of hour’s reception duties. Our Officers are selected for their particular attributes and skills compatible with our customers and sites demands. They then receive subsequent training on these specific sites.

Spartan 24 Hour Security provide static security guards, gatehouse and concierge services throughout the East Midlands including retail developments and business sites, industrial parks, warehouses, schools, construction sites, housing associations and car parks.

Static security guards offer an extremely strong visual deterrent against potential criminals.

When employing Spartan 24 Hour Security professional Security Guards, you will find them to have the following attributes:

  • Honest
  • Awareness of your surroundings
  • Strong Communicating skills (required when talking to shoplifters and police)
  • Assertive
  • Polite and helpful
  • Good writing ability (for the reports)
  • Confidence to challenge people (not everyone is going to admit they’re a shoplifter)
  • Initiative
  • Ability to adapt and deal with the unexpected
  • Confident using CCTV and other monitoring equipment
Our Uniformed security officers, provides a highly effective visual deterrent for potential criminals, and additional safety for both employees and customers.

Reception Security & Concierges

The primary role of Spartan 24 Hour Security concierges and reception security is to prevent unauthorised access to the building whilst enhancing the presentation of your business. Concierge and reception is often the first contact that your visitors encounter and the impression they create is extremely important. In essence it is a two-tiered service; security and front of house, we consolidated two roles into one.

The service is bespoke, and as such can include various roles and duties for example, directing visitors opening doors and taking coats, management and monitoring of car parking, CCTV monitoring based from reception, patrolling, meeting room management, security alerts, switchboard and corporate help desk, co-ordination of fire evacuations, monitor/report health & safety, meet and greet, first aider at work mail room management.

Our concierge/receptionists are customer service focused, they are fully aware of the necessity for building security and the importance of maintaining a secure, inviting and welcoming reception. We understand that first impressions count, which is why we only employ friendly and efficient people to represent your Company.

Mobile Patrols

Spartan 24 Hour Security delivers a professional Mobile Patrol Service to customers throughout the North West area, including Warrington, Manchester, Liverpool, and Blackpool. Our mobile patrols are a highly effective, visual and a physical deterrent against any potential criminal activity.

Our mobile patrol security officers will arrive at your site and undertake a pre-determined patrol covering all the access-points, perimeters and areas necessary. Security patrols are completed at random time intervals at a frequency agreed with the client to prevent anyone who may be monitoring your property from predicting patrol times.

This service includes taking preventative security measures such as locking unsecured windows and doors and preventing potential damage to property by checking for fire and flood hazards.

Security signage is also installed in and around the sites to give a visual deterrent to potential criminals.

Door Supervisors

At Spartan 24 Hour Security we take great pride in the quality of Door Supervisors we supply to our clients, all of our employees go through a thorough selection process and are screened and vetted to British Standards BS: 7858 to ensure that we are selecting the right candidates to supply to our clients.

Our Door Supervisors display a smart, professional appearance and a friendly demeanor in order to welcome customer to your venue and encourage passing trade.  Door Supervisors are often the first and last point of contact your customers have with your venue and we ensure they receive the right impression.

We recognise your relationship with your regular trade is integral to your bottom line.  As such we place a strong emphasis on the importance of relationship building as part of our development program.  In particular we have developed a module on maintaining positive relationships during conflict, to ensure even when things go wrong the customer wants to return.

Your premises licence is our concern.  We collect data on incidents, refusals and capacity figures to ensure you licence is protected.  We also offer personal license qualifications to our door supervisors in order to promote a greater understanding of their role in the protection of your business.

The welfare of your customers is also our concern.  In order to promote this our Door Supervisors are trained in first aid and health and safety procedures to recognise the importance of looking after people within their job role.

All of our Door Supervisors are further trained in:

  • Customer Service
  • Conflict Management
  • Health & Safety
  • Emergency Evacuation
  • Scene Preservation
  • Crowd Management
  • First Aid
  • Roles & Responsibilities
  • Physical Intervention
Event Security

Spartan Event Security and Security Services enable you to enjoy your event with complete peace of mind.  We provide SIA licensed car parking marshals, front of house personnel, internal safety stewards, licensed door supervisors, pit crew and stage security. Your entire event can be managed by us from start to finish and we can work with you even at the event planning stage.

Whether it is a concert, sporting event, open air festival or corporate function, we can cater for your security needs and make a difference to the success of your function or event.  We pride ourselves with providing a trustworthy and reliable service every time, with carefully selected security staff most suitable for your event.

We also provide a full range of support services in relation to event security, including chauffeuring, transportation and mobile patrols.  Our event security guards are available during the night leading up to the event, to ensure protection of goods and equipment that arrive throughout the night.  

Manned Security Warrington

March 29, 2018
Manned Security Services Warrington

Hotel Security

Hotel Security Services provide smart professional Hotel Security Staff covering Warrington, Manchester, Liverpool, Cheshire, Merseyside, Greater Manchester, North West England and North Wales.

Security Guards for the protection of property, patrol the grounds and inside the Hotel providing protection for staff and guests. Access control if needed, also Doorman duties including greeting guests and helping at reception if needed.

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Security Services Manchester

March 17, 2018
Professional Security Services In Manchester

Spartan 24 Hour Security is the trusted name for a wide range of professional business security and facilities management services, as well as much more besides.

From our head office in Warrington, Cheshire, we manage a team of experienced professionals throughout the North West who help businesses of all sectors and sizes run smoothly and to the best of their ability.

Spartan 24 Hour Security is renowned throughout the country for our high quality se...

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Hotel Security Merseyside

March 17, 2018
Hotel Security Services

Working in hotel security can be a rewarding job, a high level of common sense and being a people person makes the job a lot easier. Security guards protect guests and their valuables as well as hotel staff. They usually patrol the hotel, it’s car park and sometimes the grounds.

They also help out on reception when needed and greet new guests and answer any questions. That’s why when working in hotel security it’s vital to know you’re way round the hotel and kno...

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Good practice following Physical Interventions

March 16, 2018
Accessing help and support

There is always a potential for physical and psychological harm to staff and the individuals they are dealing with following an incident where force has been used. It is important where practicable to observe for adverse reactions including changes in well being, mood and behaviour that can occur immediately following an incident, or even days and weeks later.

Types of support mechanisms

  • Support from colleagues, friends and family
  • Line management support
  • Employee support...

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Reception Security Warrington

March 3, 2018
Spartan 24 Hour Security offers a wide range of reception solutions, tailored to suit your specific needs when it comes to your essential front of house services.

By deploying SIA licensed, trained & skilled staff to your business to run this fundamental area, our staff are on hand to ensure:

  • Your premises are unlocked and safe to open for the business day
  • Adopting your branding, providing the best representation for your business
  • Able to take on all forms of reception services and post room duti...

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Security Services Warrington

February 26, 2018
Like any security solution, guarding is a preventative measure to help protect premises and personnel. Whilst advances in CCTV have opened up many opportunities for robust remote guarding solutions, some clients still prefer the human touch and view security guards as an effective visual deterrent.

As is the case with the electronic security solutions we provide, in the provision of security guards we take a tailored approach. For businesses we offer a variety of services from static security ...

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SIA Licenced Door Supervisors

February 25, 2018
Today's Door Supervisors are highly trained, professional individuals who are licensed and regulated by the SIA. Spartan 24 Hour Security have been providing quality Door Supervisors for over many years and were one of the first companies in the Warrington area to supply SIA licensed personnel.

We pride ourselves on the excellent reputation our staff have established within the industry and supply Door Supervisors to some of the top venues within the North West area. We supply both male and fe...

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Hotel Security Manchester

February 14, 2018
Spartan 24 Hour Security are specialists in providing Manchester’s hotel industry with presentable, professional, approachable Door Supervisors. We understand that your hotel security service requirements are unique, so we take the time to understand your security requirements, which enables us to provide the best value and professional Manchester Hotel Security Service.

Door Supervisors

At Spartan 24 Hour Security we take great pride in the quality of Manchester Door Supervisors we supply to...

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Venue Security Services

February 10, 2018
Spartan 24 Hour Security has an unblemished reputation with every night venue we have provided with nightclub Door Supervisors and other operatives over the years. Our site security teams are known as friendly, proactive and professional, able to engage with your customers in a friendly and engaging manner without compromising in any way their authority or primary role.

Our Door Supervisors have the training and experience they need to maintain security in a variety of different venues, includ...

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Information on working as a Door Supervisor

February 2, 2018
Common sense and the ability to communicate effectively with people are just two of the skills required to be a good Door Supervisor. Gone are the days of the Bouncer who threw people out and asked questions later.

Door supervisors are on duty at licensed premises and places of regulated entertainment like nightclubs, pubs and discos. They are responsible for keeping order and ensuring the comfort, safety and security of customers and staff. They enforce club regulations on who can come in, an...

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Restaurant Manned Security

February 2, 2018
Restaurant Security Guards

Spartan 24 Hour Security staff are all screened & vetted in accordance with British Standard BS 7858 and undertake an S.I.A. training course which includes topics such as Duties and Responsibilities, Awareness of British Law, Basic Fire Fighting, Health & Safety, Evacuation Procedures, Drug Awareness, Crowd Control and Social Skills. Where required we can also provide staff who are competent in First Aid.

Our culture ensures that all of our staff are aware that they a...

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Manned Security Manchester

February 1, 2018
Manned Security Services

Static Guarding

Static guards or security officers protect property, assets, or people. Often they are uniformed and maintain a high visibility presence to deter illegal and inappropriate actions. They observe either directly or by watching video cameras for signs of crime, fire or disorder, reporting any incidents as appropriate. In certain cases we may recommend that mobile patrols work in conjunction with static guards to ensure adequate back-up facilities.

Whatever y...

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Retail / Office Security Warrington Cheshire

February 1, 2018
Spartan 24 Hour Security offers a seamless Guarding Solution for high end retail customers and blue chip office

Working closely with our valued clients we provide the best security solutions tailored to each individual requirement, whether that consists of physical or electronic security, or a combination of both.

Being flexible to our customers needs requires us to be both innovative and dynamic, with an ability to adapt to situations and surroundings.

Our security staff are selected ...

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