Safeguarding and Prevent Officer – Term time
37 hours per week for 39 weeks per year.
Reporting to the Head of Student Services, we are looking to recruit a Safeguarding and Prevent Officer to join our team.
The post holder is one of the designated Safeguarding Children, Young People and Vulnerable Adults Officer for the College but will also be expected to provide general advice and guidance to students. They will lead on the provision of Safeguarding and Prevent to students on College Courses delivered in the community.
Your duties will include, but not be limited to:
- To lead on the co-ordination of information, advice and guidance services to students and staff of outside agencies such as the Local Authority, Virtual Schools, Youth Offending Service, R U Safe and other similar support.
- Manage and lead the student referral process for multi-agency safeguarding and Prevent concerns.
- Maintain and develop further links with key support agencies in the local community.
- Ensure the College is compliant and up to date with all current legislation with regard to safeguarding and Prevent.
In return, you will receive a local government pension scheme, free onsite parking, and a childcare voucher scheme.
As part of our rigorous selection procedure you will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring check and an Enhanced Disclosure will be required from the Disclosure and Barring Service.
We are committed to the promotion of equality of opportunity and we place great value on the diversity of our College community. This is fundamental to the stated mission and values of the College. We will treat all students, staff and other members of our community with respect and dignity, and we seek to provide a safe and positive working and learning environment, free from discrimination, harassment or victimisation.