Job Description

St Laurence School Academy Trust

Bradford on Avon

BA15 1DZ

(NOR 1400 incl 260+ in Sixth Form)

Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead & Administrator

Salary: NJC SCP 12 – 14 £24,948 – £26,845 FTE (£21,170- £23,404 actual salary)

Hours: Full-time (37 hours pw), 39 weeks pa (term time only)

Contract: Permanent

Based: Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire

To start ASAP after appointment

We are looking for a suitably experienced or qualified colleague to support the Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL) and lead in the absence of the DSL in the following areas:

  • Policy and procedure
  • Reporting concerns
  • Multi Agency working
  • Training
  • Record Keeping
  • Safeguarding Administration
  • You will be joining St Laurence School where good communication, excellent people skills, office administration experience and ICT skills (Excel and Word) are essential.

At St Laurence School we regard our staff as our most important resource. Our Investors in People report noted that:

There is a strong belief that St Laurence School is a ‘great place to work’. Everyone clearly has a high level of pride in working at the school and in what is being achieved. They feel this way because of the inspirational leadership, strong teamwork, supportive management, pleasant environment and of course, the students.

Since our core business is learning, we are committed to the professional development of each of our staff, whatever their role in the school. If you would like to join a committed, professional and passionate team in our journey to being a school which is outstanding in every way, please consider applying.

To apply, please refer to the Letter to Candidates, complete an application form and send it with a covering letter to Mr Tim Farrer, Headteacher. (

For further details please refer to the Job Description, Person Specification and Recruitment Pack,or phone the Headteacher’s PA, Sally Hackett on (01225) 309506. 

Further information can be found by visiting the school website:


Closing date: 9am Monday 3rd July 2023

For interview: To be confirmed.

St Laurence School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  All applicants will be subject to a full Disclosure and Barring Service check (previously CRB check) before appointment is confirmed.

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