Job Description

The Opportunity…

The UK Sports Institute (previously known as the EIS) have an exciting opportunity for a part time Safeguarding Lead to join the organisation.

A snapshot of the role…

The Safeguarding Lead for the UK Sports Institute will play a crucial role in implementing and promoting safeguarding policies, procedures, and practices to create a safe and inclusive environment for all individuals involved.

You will contribute to the development of a culture where the safety and well-being of individuals within the UK Sports Institute is paramount. By proactively addressing safeguarding concerns and promoting a safe environment, you will play an essential part in ensuring that all safeguarding issues are dealt with effectively.

Collaboration, leadership, and a forward-thinking approach will be key to the role to ensure the organisation aligns with legislation and best practice.

Equality, Diversity and Inclusion

At the UKSI we aspire to have a workforce that is diverse and representative of all sections of society, not only by characteristic but by thought and perspective. We believe a diverse workforce enables growth and creates a sustainably inclusive workspace for all employees.

If there is something we can do to help make the recruitment process or the job more accessible, let us know!

Application Method: CV and Covering Letter via the UKSI careers portal

In order to be considered for this World Class Opportunity, you will be required to upload a CV and Covering Letter to our careers portal via our websiteYour covering letter should bring your CV to life by highlighting your relevant skills and attributes that would make you the ideal candidate for this role.

Key Dates for Applicants

Closing Date: 2nd August 2023

Interview Date: TBC

Our Company

The UKSI delivers outstanding support that enables sports and athletes to excel.

Since 2002, and over the last four Olympic and Paralympic cycles, the UKSI has evolved quietly and effectively into an organisation consistently performing at a world-leading level, contributing to over 1,000 British Olympic and Paralympic medals.

Job Types: Part-time, Permanent
Part-time hours: 14 per week

Salary: £39,315.00 per year


  • Company pension
  • Employee discount
  • Flexitime
  • Life insurance
  • On-site parking
  • Sick pay
  • Store discount
  • Work from home


  • Flexitime
  • Monday to Friday


  • Safeguarding: 3 years (required)


  • Minimum Level 3 safeguarding (required)

Work authorisation:

  • United Kingdom (required)

Work Location: Remote

Application deadline: 02/08/2023
Reference ID: Safeguarding Lead

For more information: Safeguarding in Sport Jobs – 2023 |