The School Guard Team
The School Guard Team oversees the hiring, training, supervision, and inspection of 270 School Crossing Guard positions, serving 104 public and private schools. Recruitment is an ongoing process and offers an excellent employment opportunity to many people seeking part-time work within their community.
The guards are also utilized during special events including:
- Charity events
- Summer school
Baltimore County accepts applications for School Crossing Guards when there are openings. Applicants can view Baltimore County job openings and apply for employment online. Visit the Office of Human Resources web page to learn how to apply online.
For additional information about the unit or becoming a School Crossing Guard, contact Officer Jonathan Strickler:
The rules and regulations (PDF) for school guards hired by the Baltimore County Police Department are available in a manual posted online.
Revised December 4, 2015
Revised April 6, 2016