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The Amistad Murals consists of three panels: The Revolt, The Court Scene, and Back to Africa. They are housed in Savery Library and are known as one of artist Hale Aspacio Woodruff's best known works.

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Security Officer

Department Campus Police
Salary D.O.E.
City, State Talladega, AL
Education: High School Graduate/GED required; Associate's Degree preferred
Type Full-time
Experience: See Qualifications Below
Contact Email brhoden@talladega.edu
Contact Name Talladega College Office of Human Resources

Security officers work directly under the supervision of the shift supervisor, or in the absence of a supervisor, any certified police officer. Security Officers act as support personnel for the Police Department.

  1. Checking and securing buildings in a timely manner.
  2. Open College facilities when scheduled.
  3. Frequently monitor College buildings and grounds to prevent incidents of theft, vandalism, or other activities which may cause inconvenience, injury or loss to staff, students, visitors and facilities.
  4. Provide assistance and security during emergencies and, in crisis situations, respond to medical emergencies, investigate and report on incidents arising on the campus; observe and report hazards, needs for maintenance and other irregularities requiring correction; keep daily activity log.
  5. Enforce campus parking regulations and perform other related duties as assigned. College Security Officers shall not act in the capacity as a law enforcement officer nor present themselves as being a law enforcement officer under any circumstance. Security officers will notify law enforcement personnel in such cases where criminal activity is observed.
  6. Other duties as assigned by supervisor.
  • High school degree completion or equivalent required.
  • An Associate’s degree in Criminal Justice or related field preferred.
  • Two years’ work experience in law enforcement, public safety, security or corrections.
  • Personal history free of criminal convictions which legally precludes employment in a position of trust.
  • Demonstrated oral, written and interpersonal skills.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of basic criminal law.
Application Process:

All qualified candidates must submit a cover letter, résumé, Talladega College application, copy of transcript, and at least three professional references to brhoden@talladega.edu. You may also mail to: Human Resources, Talladega College, 627 W. Battle Street, Talladega, AL 35160.





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The history of Talladega College began on November 20, 1865, when two former slaves William Savery and Thomas Tarrant, both of Talladega, met in convention with a group of new freedmen in Mobile, Alabama.

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