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View Vacancy – Security Guard (EST22.707)

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View Vacancy – Security Guard (EST22.707)

The British Government is an inclusive and diversity-friendly employer.  We value difference, promote equality and challenge discrimination, enhancing our organisational capability. We welcome and encourage applications from people of all backgrounds. We do not discriminate on the basis of disability, race, colour, ethnicity, gender identity, religion, sexual orientation, age, veteran status or other category protected by law. We promote family-friendly flexible working opportunities, where operational and security needs allow.

Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (Operations and Corporate Services)

Security Guards

The British Embassy in Tallinn is part of a world-wide network, representing British political, economic and consular interests overseas and is now looking to recruit a Security Guard.

As a security guard you will be responsible for providing an alert guard presence at all times in the British Embassy.

Main duties and responsibilities:

  • Provide polite and professional service for Embassy visitors and customers face-to-face and by telephone
  • Monitor CCTV
  • Conduct routine checks
  • Provide help for the Embassy staff
  • Work within guard force team 

  • Proficient level of English and Estonian both written and spoken, B1-B2 level according to the CEFR framework*.
  • Previous security work experience minimum 1 year.

  • Previous experience of working with customers.
  • Russian language skills would be an advantage.

Making Effective Decisions, Managing a Quality Service, Communicating and Influencing, Working Together

29 January 2023



40 (Day shift: 8:00 – 20:00; Night shift: 20:00 – 8:00)

Europe, Eastern Europe & Central Asia



British Embassy



1,409.98 gross

1 March 2023

This is a full-time permanent contract.

The annual leave entitlement is 22 working days per year pro rata and the Embassy enjoys an average of 14 public holidays per year.

The successful candidate will be subject to confirmation of a background check and security clearance.

All applicants should have the right to live and work in Estonia. The British Embassy does not sponsor for work permits. Staff recruited locally by the British Embassy in Estonia are subject to Terms and Conditions of Service according to local Estonian employment law.

Please note that the deadline for applications is 23:55 on the day mentioned in the above field “Application deadline”.

We advise you to allow enough time to complete and submit your full application, since only applications completed and submitted before the deadline will be considered.

Please be aware that the deadline for submitting applications is considered to be the time zone for the country where the vacancy has arisen.

Please be advised that the British Embassy will not be able to meet the travel costs incurred when travelling to the interview, nor the costs connected with relocation if offered a position.

*Please note for more information on the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages: Learning, Teaching, Assessment  levels  please click on the following link CEFR. Please bear in mind in case you are invited for an interview your language skill is going to be assessed.

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