Job Description

Edward Bryant School is seeking to appoint a highly skilled, enthusiastic and motivated individual to join our staff team as a School Welfare Officer for Safeguarding and Child Protection. This is a unique and exciting opportunity to join Edward Bryant School, a lively and exciting school that is part of the Schoolsworks Academy Trust. In return, we are committed to investing in you and providing excellent professional development opportunities both in and outside of school.

You will play a key role in ensuring that Edward Bryant School delivers its statutory responsibilities and provides high quality safeguarding advice to teachers and support staff. Under the direction of the SENCO and Headteacher, you will work to promote and safeguard the welfare of pupils.

For a list of essential and/or desirable criteria please see the personal specification and job description available to download alongside this advert. Application forms should be sent to the school by email to

Visits to the school are able to be arranged with COVID measures in place. If you are interested in applying and would like to visit the school please contact Jo Tite, Office Manager Tel:

We do recommend that you also visit our school website, for further information about our school and the Headteacher is happy to arrange a time to talk to any interested candidates on the telephone.

The Schoolsworks Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. This post is subject to successful DBS, health and qualifications checks and satisfactory references.

Closing date: 12 noon 1st March 2021
First Interview (online) -Wednesday 10th March 2021
Follow up interview for selected candidates -Friday 12th March 2021
Start date: 19th April 2021

For more information or to apply, please click here.