Safeguarding Case Worker

Scunthorpe, Doncaster, South Yorkshire
£25,454 - £27,753 pa (Grade 4)
01 Dec 2023
07 Dec 2023
Permanent
Full Time

The vacancy

DN Colleges Group are seeking to appoint a Safeguarding Case Worker for Students and Apprentices. This role will be based predominantly at Doncaster College in Doncaster but there may be a need to work across campuses.

The successful candidate will need to hold a degree-level qualification or equivalent, be willing to work towards or have significant recent experience of working in an educational setting or within a similar/relevant position to provide appropriate advice and support to students, apprentices and staff in relation to Safeguarding, Prevent and Child Protection.

You will also need experience of writing and maintaining accurate records in relation to Child Protection, Safeguarding and Prevent concerns in line with relevant legislation, guidance and policy/procedure and working within a multi-agency arena. This will involve working successfully with multidisciplinary teams, taking the role of Lead Practitioner and completing Early Help Assessments/Team Around the Family meetings and Child Protection conferences and to have managed complex referrals to external agencies.

For an informal discussion about the post please contact: Natalie Marshall: natalie.marshall@don.ac.uk

It is great to work for the DN Colleges Group, we offer an attractive salary plus many other benefits including DNCG Benefits (access to retail and leisure discounts), cycle to work scheme, flexible working, on-site nursery, health & fitness suite, generous annual leave, development opportunities and pension provisions.

The DN Colleges Group is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All staff and volunteers must therefore be willing to apply for DBS clearance at an Enhanced level.

We are recognised as a Disability Confident employer, Mindful Employer and also positively encourage applications from all ethnic backgrounds.

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 About us

At DN Colleges Group, we are working towards a common goal: to transform our communities through learning. This vision reflects our belief in our students and in our ability to transform their lives so positively. Our students are at the heart of everything we do.

Our educational hub spans Scunthorpe to Doncaster and beyond. We combine distinct, high quality teaching and learning with local, regional and global reach. We connect our students and staff with partners and employers across the east/west corridor from Sheffield City Region to the Humber and Lincolnshire, across the UK and internationally.

For further information about the role including job description and application form please visit the vacancies section of our website via the apply link.