This job expired on 22 July 2024

  • Job start date

    2 September 2024

  • Closing date

    22 July 2024 at 10:59pm

  • Date listed

    9 July 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Pastoral, health and welfare

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Working pattern

Full time

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£32,937 - £35,483

Safeguarding Officer job summary

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, highly motivated and passionate individual to the role of Safeguarding Officer. 

You will have experience of working with children and/or families within a safeguarding and child protection environment. As the Safeguarding Officer you will be able to work effectively with others, adopting a positive ethos and understanding the value in partnership working. 

The Safeguarding Officer will lead and manage the Safeguarding team which will consist of the Assistant Safeguarding Officer and Learning Mentors, and support the strategic leadership of the team.

The successful candidate will act as Deputy Designated Child Protection Officer, to safeguard and protect the young people and staff of The Grange Academy through the delivery of safeguarding training, updates and policies and procedures.

This would be a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate to join a dedicated, friendly and professional team in an education setting.

A comprehensive programme of CPD supports colleagues at all career stages; through the Multi-Academy Trust we provide excellent career opportunities for our staff. 

Colleagues seeking a varied, challenging and rewarding career can find this in the Wade Deacon family.

The Wade Deacon Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974, and is subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory medical clearance. 

Commitment to safeguarding

The Grange Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All posts are subject to pre-employment checks including an enhanced DBS disclosure.

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About The Grange School

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 16
School size
1190 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 16

The Grange Academy is at heart of the local community in Runcorn, educating children from the ages of 3 to 16 years old. The ‘all through’ status of the school is what makes this such a special place. Our focus is on ensuring the highest standards, expectations and aspirations for all our students. We have a strong belief in the importance of excellent appearance, behaviour and work. Our students are respectful, they demonstrate excellence, they persevere and keep themselves and others safe.

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