Job Description

Safeguarding Officer

The Redhill Academy Trust Pay Scale, Band 8, Scale Points 36 – 40

FTE: £22,956 – £25,338 per annum

Actual Salary £20,329 – £22,439 per annum

37 hours per week, term time + 2 weeks

Required as soon as possible

We are seeking to appoint a suitably qualified and experienced professional to take up the role of Safeguarding Officer. The Safeguarding Officer will work closely with the academy’s Designated Safeguarding Lead and Safeguarding Team as well as all academy staff, to ensure the effective implementation of safeguarding policies and procedures across the academy.

The successful candidate will provide advice, guidance and support for students and staff whilst working with the pastoral teams to plan and deliver interventions and support where appropriate. You will also need to keep up to date with your own professional development in line with the statutory guidance including Trust policies and Keeping Children Safe in Education to support the delivery of safeguarding training to academy staff.

To be successful for this role you will need to have an understanding and experience relating to safeguarding. An understanding of multi-agency working is preferable.

Hall Park Academy is working in partnership with The Redhill Academy Trust. The Academy is also a member of Redhill College of Leadership and Development and as such there are excellent CPD opportunities and a chance to work alongside colleagues from other high-performing schools in the region. The Trust also leads the regional Teaching School Hub, delivering local teacher training and the National Professional Qualifications for teachers. Hall Park became an academy, sponsored by The Redhill Academy Trust, on July 1st 2014

For a discussion about the role, please contact Mrs Lisa Winters on the academy telephone number.

An application form can be downloaded from our academy’s website or by clicking apply.

Successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Closing date for applications: Midday, Monday 15th August 2022

Interview date: Thursday 18th August 2022

For more information: Redhill Academy Trust Safeguarding Officer in Eastwood, Nottingham (NG16) – Totaljobs