Safety / Security Position - Oxford Public Schools
Position: Safety / Security Position
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: Three (3) Armed Security Officers
Job Location: Oxford Public Schools
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: Oxford Public Schools
Oxford, CT 06478
Telephone: 203-888-7754
Job Description:
Three (3) Full-time Armed Security Officers
  • Must participate in and pass a full background investigation which will be required;
  • Must have excellent integrity and demonstrate good moral character initiative;
  • Must have at least fifteen years prior experience as a sworn law enforcement officer with an organized local police department or the Division of State Police within the Department of Emergency Services and Public Protection, and provide positive references from each prior employer served in a law enforcement capacity;
  • Must have been certified by the Police Officer Standards and Training Council while serving as a sworn law enforcement officer, and must have retired or separated in good standing from an organized local police department or the Division of State Police as required by CT General Statute 10-244a;
  • If the candidate has prior service within the military, the candidate must have received an honorable discharge;
  • Must hold and maintain a valid driver’s license with no significant traffic infractions;
  • Must successfully complete annual training pursuant to the Police Officer Standards and Training Council requirements and must successfully complete an annual firearms and use of force training provided by the Connecticut State Police firearm training unit or a certified firearms instructor that meets or exceeds the standards of the Police Officer Standards and Training Council, as well as any other training required by law or Board police;
  • Must keep all security certification and training requirements current, including but not limited to, permits, certifications and/or licenses to carry and use firearms or other weapons on school property;
                                                                                                                        Start Date:     ASAP

Interested applicants should submit the following:  Letter of interest, resume, three current letters of recommendation, copy of certificate, copy of transcripts and other supporting materials as appropriate.  Application materials should be submitted though online application through


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