Vacancies Safeguarding Officer

Required immediately
Term Time Only (43 weeks paid per year)
23 hours per week

We are looking for a suitably skilled and experienced person to work within our busy Student Services and Safeguarding Teams. Student Services support a wide range of pastoral functions at the college, both administratively and through direct interaction with students, parents and staff. Their work covers student enquiries, absence reporting, wellbeing triage, safeguarding (1-1 support and record-keeping), liaison with parents and external services, student financial support, student progression and administrative support for the disciplinary process. This post will provide support in managing safeguarding and wellbeing referrals liaising with external agencies as appropriate. Experience of working with young people in a role involving safeguarding is essential.

The pattern of working hours will be agreed with the successful candidate and will be spread over at least 4 days per week. Part of the role is to provide out of hours emergency contact for safeguarding matters. We do not envisage that this will occur on a regular basis.

Job Description

Person Specification

Background Information


If you think that this role is a good fit for your skills and you would enjoy working in a supportive team, we look forward to hearing from you.

Salary: Point 11 on the Support Staff pay scale which is currently £22,989 for a full time post which equates to £11,817 prorated for 23 hours pw term time only (0.514fte 43 weeks paid per year). Out of hours emergency calls will be paid in addition on a claims basis.

We would be happy to discuss the role in more detail with you, please contact us on if you have any questions.

Please follow the link to apply.  We look forward to hearing from you.


Closing Date: Monday 10th October 2022


The college is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and all successful applicants are required to apply for an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) procedure