Lead Safeguarding Officer & Wellbeing Mentor

Term-Time Only Contracts will occur a salary adjustment if the start date is after 1st September

Contract Type: Permanent and Term-Time Only

South Gloucestershire & Stroud College has an excellent reputation for delivering further education and work-based programmes in a range of subjects – from business to sport, engineering to media, GCSEs and A Levels to degree level courses.

Our experienced and passionate staff work hard to help our students achieve their personal challenges and career goals. We are proud of SGS and committed to making the College the best it can be. We are currently working hard to achieve “Outstanding” status after being classified as “Good” in our first inspection.

SGS College’s Wellbeing Services Department wish to appoint an enthusiastic, supportive and skilled individual to join our dynamic team. If you have experience of supporting people who are or maybe at risk of significant harm, who may be difficult to engage, we want to hear from you.

We are looking for a motivated, flexible and patient individual, who is able to use their initiative and problem-solving skills in a fast-paced environment. You will need to have suitable qualifications and adequate experience in safeguarding children and vulnerable adults. You will also be able to work collaboratively with teaching and support staff, and external agencies to ensure learner retention, achievement and progression.

If you are passionate about making a difference to the academic success of learners and wish to join the Wellbeing and Student Union team at SGS College, please complete an online application form by clicking on apply.

For an informal discussion regarding the post prior to application, please contact the Wellbeing Team and Student Union on 0117 9092 297.

Closing Date: Monday 15th July 2019
Expected Interview Date: Wednesday 31st July 2019

The successful applicant will be required to obtain and maintain a satisfactory Disclosure Certificate, Enhanced with Children’s Barred list check, as a requirement of the job.

South Gloucestershire and Stroud College welcomes applications from all sectors of the community and is an equal opportunities employer.


Please apply via the link.