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Certified Police Officer /School Resource (Full-Time)
The School Resource Officer is responsible for interacting with police staff, school faculty, school administration, parents, and students. The duties include, but are not limited to, assuming primary responsibility for handling all calls for service from the school and serving as a liaison between the school, police, and school personnel. Additionally, coordination with other members conducting investigations that involve students of the school system, maintaining positive and open relationships with students. The ideal applicants are dedicated, self-motivated individuals who value exceptional job performance, respect for all citizens, and the desire to serve the community as a school resource officer/police officer. All School Resource Officer positions are considered job assignments and are subject to the discretion of the Chief of Police.

This position is full-time and eligible for a $6,000 sign-on bonus after completing the department’s field training program for certified officers. Take-home police vehicle for residency located within 20 miles of the city limits of the City of Waynesboro.

Available benefits can include: this position’s schedule is primarily during daylight hours Monday-Friday, 14 paid holidays per calendar year, an adjusted accrual leave rate based on service years for current employees of another VRS municipality, 457 Deferred compensation plans, Virginia Retirement Services (VRS) Retirement plan, Healthcare Insurance, Dental Insurance, Employee Assistance Program (EAP), Wellness Program, Flexible Benefits Spending Accounts, Short- and Long-Term Disability Insurance.

For any questions regarding this position or the employment process, please call 540-942-6682 or email police@ci.waynesboro.va.us.

Position: Certified Police Officer /School Resource (Full-Time)
Organization: Waynesboro Police Department
Location: Waynesboro,  VA 
United States
Salary: $47,000-$50,642.50
Posting Start Date: 7/20/2022
Date Posted: 1/11/2023
Requirements The desired candidate must be Virginia DCJS law enforcement certified. The candidate must also possess a valid driver’s license in the Commonwealth of Virginia and successfully pass a thorough background investigation that includes a drug screen and completion of an accelerated certified officer Field Training program. The prior completion of the DCJS School Resource Officer Basic course is preferred, but it is not required. 
Status: This listing expires on: 2/10/2023
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Organization Information
Waynesboro Police Department
250 South Wayne Avenue
Suite 102 Box 3
Waynesboro,  VA 22980
United States
(540) 942-6682
(540) 942-6513
Officer Manager Charity Sloan