Job Description

Salary: £21,503 – £23,354 Pro-rata
Location: Colchester
Reference code: CINO118795
Closing Date: 25/10/2021

Duration: Fixed Term until 1st July 2022

Are you ready for your next career move in a dynamic and rewarding environment?

Colchester Institute’s mission is to deliver first-class education, professional development and technical skills training to develop careers and strengthen the local economy.

Our Student Services and Support department is looking for a proactive individual with excellent communication skills to take on the role of Safeguarding and Welfare Officer.

Working in this role you will be part of a front-line team handling and supporting student Safeguarding and Welfare concerns, signposting to external agencies in order to support the student and reduce barriers to learning so the student can progress and achieve.

You will have qualifications to a Level 3 standard or equivalent and experience of dealing with safeguarding and welfare cases in a sensitive and professional way.

The successful candidate will have demonstrable experience of supporting vulnerable young people from diverse socio-economic backgrounds with a wide range of issues and the ability to work under pressure is also essential to the post.

If successful, you will be welcomed to the College with a full induction programme to support you in your new role. The College is also committed to staff development and offers an excellent staff benefits package.


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