Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead

Poltair School, St Austell, Cornwall, PL25 4BZ

9 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    4 July 2022 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    16 June 2022

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Actual Salary Range: £19,806 - £23,853 per annum

Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead job summary

We are looking for a Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead to join our supportive and skilled team at Poltair School. Working closely with the Designated Safeguarding Lead, the postholder will:
• Support with the day-to-day responsibility for safeguarding and child protection at the school, in line with statutory requirements;
• Play a key role in facilitating the development of safeguarding policies, guidance, training and procedures for the school, as well as evaluating the training provided, ensuring compliance and that safeguarding is embedded within the culture of the school. 

Closing date for applications: 9.00am, Monday 4th July 2022

Interviews to be held: Week Commencing 11th July 2022

Applying for the job

To apply, please complete a CELT application form and email to
Applications by CV, letter or social media alone will not be accepted.

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Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

About Poltair School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
775 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16

At Poltair School, you will work in an exciting, fast-paced and highly motivated, yet supportive environment. We are committed to maintaining the highest standards for behaviour, engagement and academic outcomes.

Poltair is a school steeped in history on an exponential journey of success, supported as part of Cornwall Education Learning Trust (CELT), a family of Cornish Primary and Secondary Schools, with a strategic vision to ‘learn together to help every child achieve more’. This is an exciting time to join our large, dynamic Trust, which is responsible for educating learners across four secondary schools, one junior school and nine primary schools. There are extensive opportunities to work collaboratively with experienced professionals and leaders across the Trust, with unparalleled CPD and career development prospects for all.

Arranging a visit to Poltair School

If you are interested in this position and wish to have an informal conversation, please contact Heidi Spurgeon, Student Services Centre Manager and Operational DSL, via email:

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