Job Description

The Role

We are looking to recruit an experienced, talented and motivated individual to join us as a Child Protection and Multi-Agency Family Liaison Officer for Primary. This is an excellent opportunity for the right candidate to work in a multi-agency context across Early Years, Primary and Secondary settings. We want you to help us to improve the life chances of our children and young people.

Our mission is to improve outcomes for children and young people, which we achieve by working collaboratively with school leaders and teachers, putting great emphasis on building effective relationships. We believe in going the extra mile. We have high expectations of ourselves and of others and show this in our behaviours and in how we manage performance and the delivery of the service.

To be successful, you will have:

  • A passion and vision for safeguarding and driving improvements in outcomes for vulnerable children and young people.
  • A high level of knowledge, experience and understanding of the factors impacting on vulnerable children and young people and current safeguarding guidance and practice across a multi-agency context.
  • A successful track record of working within the safeguarding field.

About Us

Buxton School is an all-through 3–16 learning environment situated in Leytonstone in London. Buxton opens doors for our community. We are an honest, kind family of learners, inspiring ambition for our pupils’ futures. Together with parents, we aim to enable every pupil to fulfil their potential. We provide a secure and caring environment where we strive to ensure that every pupil will develop a sense of pride, enjoyment and ownership in their school and their learning.

This is an exciting opportunity to contribute to the development of a strong and effective team. An excellent induction programme is provided for new staff.

In Return

When you join our community, you will enjoy many benefits, including:

  • A wide range of opportunities for staff CPD.
  • State-of-the-art facilities in a new building.
  • A supportive governing body and experienced Leadership Team.
  • A creative and inspiring curriculum.

Find Out More and Apply

For further information about the school, please visit

If you have any questions prior to applying, you can contact Stacey Bell, PA to Executive Headteacher, at

To apply, please complete our application form and return this via email: CVs will not be accepted.

Closing date: Friday 22nd September 2023.

Interview date: w/c 25th September 2023.

Buxton School is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS Disclosure.

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Source: Safeguarding Officer, Waltham Forest – Tes Jobs