- OTHER ORGANISATIONS
- QE ACADEMY TRUST
- Work Location
- Western Road, Crediton, Devon EX17 3LU
- Occupational group
- Social Care & Health
- Salary details
- Job term
- Appointment type
- Term Time Only
- 37.5 hours per week, 39 weeks per year
- Closing Date
- 25 January 2019
Student Welfare & Safeguarding Officer
Typical working hours: Monday to Friday, 8.30am – 4.30pm
The safety and well-being of all our students is our primary aim. We have an ethos which is all about promoting the welfare of our young people and ensuring that all staff are skilled and confident in all aspects of safeguarding. The post-holder will play a key role in our work on safeguarding and will report directly to the Principal, who is also the designated safeguarding lead, as well as working closely with staff throughout the school to ensure the highest possible standards of safeguarding.
If you have:
• A passionate belief in the potential of all young people;
• Experience of working in an environment supporting young people;
• Understanding of safeguarding issues and able to promote the welfare of children and young people;
• Excellent interpersonal skills.
Then this may be the role for you.
If you relish the challenges that this role provides, and like the idea of being able to make a difference to young people’s lives, then we want to hear from you!
An application form and further details are available from the school website https://www.qe.devon.sch.uk/
When writing your application, please give examples of how you meet the criteria on the Person Specification.
Applicants must submit a completed application form by midday 25 January 2019.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This role requires a DBS disclosure.