Safeguarding Officer

St Peter's Collegiate Academy, Wolverhampton, West Midlands, WV3 9DU

6 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    8 July 2022 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    13 June 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Salary

TST Grade 6, SCP 9-15 (£18,989 starting salary)

Safeguarding Officer job summary

St Peter’s are looking to appoint an enthusiastic, innovative, Safeguarding Officer to join our highly experienced
team. This role is to support both the Deputy and Designated Safeguarding Leads in implementing the academy
Safeguarding and Child Protection policy and procedures and would be ideal for an experienced officer who will
work directly with students in need and their families in the community in order to promote, strengthen and develop
the potential of parents/carers and their children in order to prevent children becoming looked after and/or suffering
significant harm.
We would like to hear from you if you can or have:
● Current or very recent experience/ high level knowledge, understanding and application of the
Safeguarding agenda/child protection policy and practice
● Current or very recent experience of working with vulnerable families and children
● Excellent time management with ability to prioritise and with the attention to detail
● Work constructively as part of the academy team and individually understanding safeguarding roles and
responsibilities
● Able to make complex decisions about child safety/parent safety and understanding of LA threshold for
social service/police/medial involvement

Applying for the job

To apply, please visit www.stpetersacademy.org.uk/vacancies

Supporting documents

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

About St Peter's Collegiate Academy

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1291 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

The academy is extremely popular in the city with over 1,300 students on roll (11-18) and situated on Compton Park, Wolverhampton with extensive facilities that are used by both the academy and wider community. St Peter’s will see a partial rebuild in 2024 which will rejuvenate the entire site.

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