Prince Rock Primary School are seeking an experienced Family Liaison and Safeguarding Officer to join their friendly and welcoming school. The successful candidate will be responsible for supporting parents and families within our school community so that children can thrive and achieve to the best of their ability. Additionally the role will involve working as part of the Safeguarding team to ensure that pupils are kept safe, liaising with outside agencies and staff across school.
Key Roles and Responsibilities
- Promote and further develop parental
engagements with the school
- Establish positive relationships with children
and their families
- Provide advice and guidance to families
- Work with families to develop parenting skills
and promote children’s wellbeing, emotional and social development
- Maintain appropriate and confidential records
- Work with individual children or small groups
for the purpose of nurture work
- Provide challenge and support for parents as appropriate.
- Work alongside the Designated Safeguarding
Lead, as Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead, to ensure pupil safeguarding
needs are being met.
- Lead multi agency meetings such as EHATs on
behalf of the school
- To follow Prince Rock Primary School’s
safeguarding policies and ensure correct action is taken to safeguard pupils by
following procedures and liaising with agencies
- Produce safeguarding related welfare and child
protection reports and collate key safeguarding information
For more information about the position please read the attached recruitment pack.
How to apply
If you believe you can
demonstrate the dedication, skills and passion required, we look forward to
receiving your application. Please visit www.learningat.uk/join-us/vacancies/ to
complete an application form .
note, the closing date is for guidance only. Successful applicants will be
invited to interview at the earliest available opportunity. Learning Academies
Trust reserves the right to close the vacancy early if a suitable candidate is
To request a tour of the school,
or discuss the role in anyway please contact the school: 01752 257698 or
With 18 individual primary
schools, the Learning Academies Trust is the largest primary school trust in
Plymouth and the first education employer in Plymouth to achieve the Livewell
Southwest Wellbeing at Work Bronze Award. The Trust is committed to supporting
the wellbeing of all staff and is proud to work closely with official bodies to
ensure we have a holistic approach to staff wellbeing.
We are committed to safeguarding
and promoting the welfare of children and we expect all staff to share this
commitment. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders
Act 1974; pre-employment checks will be carried out; references will be sought
for all shortlisted candidates and all shortlisted candidates will be requested
to complete a questionnaire about any convictions or adult cautions that are
unspent. Guidance will be given to those shortlisted. Appointment is
subject to an Enhanced DBS.
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