Deputy Child Protection Officer
35 hours per week term time only
Scale 6 £25,242 - £26,805 (pro rata)
Roll 1800 (Secondary) 270+ (Primary)
Eastbury is a successful, well ordered and inclusive school serving an ethnically diverse community. Our brand new purpose built primary accommodation opened in September 2016 and our new secondary buildings opened in January 2017. The school is located within easy walking distance of Barking tube and mainline station.
We are seeking a Deputy Child Protection Officer to support the Assistant Headteacher and lead for safeguarding in the school. The Deputy Child Protection Officer will work with the safeguarding team providing support to students, helping those who are vulnerable to overcome barriers to learning through pastoral care and intervention work.
The successful candidate will work as part of a team including school staff and other agencies to ensure progress and achievement for students known to the safeguarding team including those who are on a CP plan, CIN plan, those who are LAC and other vulnerable students.
For further information, a job description and an application form please see the school website www.eastbury.bardaglea.org.uk. Completed forms should be returned to the Headteacher’s PA, Karen Dunnell firstname.lastname@example.org
The closing date for applications is 22nd April 2019 and interviews will be held on 9th May 2019.
Eastbury School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff to share this commitment and to undergo appropriate checks including enhanced DBS checks. CVs will not be accepted.