Schools Safeguarding Officer
Preston, Lancashire, England
Permanent (Full time)
| Salary £33,782-£38,890 Per annum | Permanent, Full Time, 37 hours per week | Safeguarding, Inspection & Audit |
An opportunity has arisen for the post of School Safeguarding Officer within Lancashire County Council.
The School Safeguarding Officer must have significant experience of safeguarding children, young people and their families in either an education or social care setting across the Continuum of Need. The School Safeguarding Officers are responsible for the design and delivery of DSL training and other specialised safeguarding training to schools throughout Lancashire. They also provide Safeguarding Advice to education settings, complete Safeguarding Audits within schools and manage complaints with a safeguarding nature in respect of schools addressing any issues regarding policy or practice.
An opportunity has arisen for a full time permanent position within Lancashire with flexibility regarding their base.
Contact for Informal Discussion: Charlotte Kay######### or @.uk
This post is a COVID-19 critical post. The successful applicant/s will be required to undergo regular COVID-19 testing and are strongly encouraged to take up the offer of the COVID-19 vaccination.
You will be required to provide a car for use in connection with the duties of this post and must be insured for business use. However, we may consider you if you cannot drive because of a disability.
The post you are applying for is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (as amended in 2013). If successful you will be required to apply to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) for a 'disclosure'. Further information can be found on the 'Our Recruitment Process' tab.
In return Lancashire County Council offers a range of benefits, found on our website here
We do not hold a sponsorship licence and can only consider applications from candidates who are legally entitled to work in the UK. If you do not have the right to work in the UK, your application will not progress.
We reserve the right to close down a vacancy early, before the closing date, if we receive sufficient applications.
Job description and personal specification
Minimum Salary: 33782
Maximum Salary: 38890
Pay Basis: Yearly
Schedule Type: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Closing Date: Nov 5, 2021