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  • Start date details

    ASAP

  • Closing date

    15 April 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    20 March 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

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Working pattern

Full time

Contract type

Permanent

Full-time equivalent salary

£24,452.40 - £28,211.60

Deputy Designated Safeguarding Officer job summary

Job Title: Deputy Designated Safeguarding Officer


Want to make a difference to young people? 

Are you ready to embark on a rewarding journey within an educational community that values diversity, encourages collaboration, and celebrates excellence? We are looking to appoint a Deputy Designated Safeguarding Officer who will play a critical role in ensuring the safety and well-being of all students here at E-ACT Royton & Crompton Academy. Assisting the Designated Safeguarding Lead in all matters relating to safeguarding within the school by addressing safeguarding concerns effectively and proactively as per the schools policies. 


E-ACT Royton & Crompton Academy| Honesty, Excellence, Aspiration   


At E-ACT Royton and Crompton Academy, we incorporate our core values of Honesty, Excellence, and Aspiration into everything we do. We believe that "Together we will achieve Excellence," with every child unlocking their full potential. 


We take pride in fostering a fully inclusive and caring ethos, setting high standards and expectations for all. Safeguarding is at the heart of our academy, and our aim is to ensure that all our students are happy, supported, and challenged in a safe, high-quality learning environment.  


If you are an enthusiastic and dedicated professional who shares our values and is passionate about fostering ambition and aspiration in students this role could be the perfect fit for you. 


Together, let's shape a future where excellence is not just achieved but becomes a way of life. 


Find more information here: https://roytoncrompton.e-act.org.uk 


Key responsibilities


Reporting to the Designated Safeguarding Lead


  • To provide leadership and management support of safeguarding throughout the academy to provide a safe environment for pupils to develop and learn.
  • To identify, interpret and apply national Safeguarding and Child Protection legislation and guidance to ensure that best practice in this area is up to date and implemented at all times.
  • To be a specialist within the academy - Safeguarding and Child Protection issues are referred to the post holder for internal action or referral on to external agencies to initiate referral of pupils.
  • To fulfil the role of Designated Child Protection officer to ensure that the academy complies with all policies, legislation and guidance.
  • To provide support for pupils by working in close partnership with parents, families, staff and pupils to ensure all involved parties understand and work together for the good of the pupils.


Pay range: SCP15-23 - ( £24,452.40 - £28,211.60 - FTE: £27,803 - £32,076.)


Qualifications and Skills:


  • GCSEs grade 5-9 or equivalent in Maths and English  
  • Level 4 qualification in relevant discipline such as Health and Social Care, Childcare and Education, etc 
  • Demonstrable knowledge of statutory guidance such as Keeping Children Safe in Education 2019, Prevent Duty 2015, GDPR, etc 
  • Ability to build and maintain effective working relationships with pupils and parents/carers 
  • Ability to prioritise workload effectively to meet deadlines and work under pressure 


What are we about? 


Outstanding Teaching and Learning: We strongly believe that outstanding teaching and learning are the keys to unlocking exceptional outcomes for our children. You will play a pivotal role in delivering high-quality education that nurtures the minds of our students. 

Advocacy and inclusion: At our academy, every child matters, regardless of their background. Your role will involve providing each child with a fantastic, inspiring, and inclusive education that recognises and celebrates their individuality. 

People-First Culture: We proudly celebrate the diversity of our academy and our community. Join us in co-constructing the essence of an extraordinary workplace and learning environment where both staff and students feel valued and included. 

Collaborative Excellence: Our exceptional staff collaborate across our 28 academies to share ideas and problem solve. You will have the opportunity to share your skills, hear from experts and work with staff across the country to develop your practice.  

 

About E-ACT: 


Join a trust that is going places! 


Having recently won MAT of the Year 2023 at both the MAT Excellence Awards and National School Awards, this is a very exciting time to join us! Why do we feel we have been recognised as a strong MAT? It is down to our dedicated, talented staff that are committed in delivering nothing but excellence for all of our children and young people. 


We all pride ourselves in fostering a people-first culture, which extends to all our pupils, staff, and stakeholders. We are proud to lead a community of 28 academies, educating of over 18,000 pupils across our five core hubs. Our staff satisfaction is above national benchmarks and we run a range of projects and programmes to address key topics such as workload and wellbeing. 


Our Opening Minds, Opening Doors strategy is at the forefront of everything we do, we don’t just prepare our pupils for the world; we equip them to thrive and succeed within it. Through our collaborative approach to education, we aim to open doors to a world of opportunities, where every child can pursue their dreams. 


Want to be a part of something extraordinary? Find out more at www.e-act.org.uk 


Benefits: 


Collaborative Working: Thrive in an environment that values teamwork and collaboration, fostering a culture of shared knowledge and collective success. 

Support System of 28 Academies: Be part of a network of 28 academies, providing a dedicated support system and opportunities for professional growth and collaboration. 

Employee Assistance Program (EAP): Access to confidential counselling services, providing emotional support and guidance when needed. 

Cycle to Work: Enjoy a healthy commute with our cycle-to-work programme, making bicycles more affordable. 

Electric Car Scheme: Take advantage of our environmentally friendly initiative, making electric vehicles more accessible for a sustainable and efficient commute. 

Generous Pension: Secure your future with a robust pension plan, ensuring financial well-being during retirement. 

 

How to apply: 


Simply click above to apply!

 

Please read the supporting documentation carefully before completing and returning our application and equal opportunities form. 

 

E-ACT is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and vulnerable adults, and all appointments are subject to enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) checks and satisfactory references. 



E-ACT is also committed to promoting equality, challenging discrimination and developing community cohesion. We welcome applications from all sections of the community. 

Commitment to safeguarding

E-ACT is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and vulnerable adults, and all appointments are subject to enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) checks and satisfactory references.

E-ACT is also committed to promoting equality, challenging discrimination and developing community cohesion. We welcome applications from all sections of the community

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About E-ACT Royton and Crompton Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1062 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16

In September 2019, E-Act Royton and Crompton Academy moved into a brand new, state of the art, learning complex to ensure we provide the very best outcomes for all our children. Our biggest priority is to ensure that through the best quality of education, outstanding teaching we provide the very best educational experiences and outcomes for all our students allowing everyone access to the curriculum and entitlements that they require in order to succeed in their chosen career pathways.

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