Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead and Administrator

Priory SchoolEast Sussex



Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead and Administrator

37 hours a week, term time

Priory is a very successful school with an excellent reputation. The Governors of this are seeking to appoint:

A committed, flexible and highly organised person to support the Designated Safeguarding Lead and Attendance Officer. The responsibilities include:

• operational, administrative support to the Designated Safeguarding Lead,

• improving the attendance of students with frequent and/or long-term persistent absence, including truancy and

• Safeguarding and Child Protection across the school as the Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead.

Experience of safeguarding, particularly in an educational setting, would be desirable, but not essential as training will be given.

The salary grade is Single Status grade 8, spinal column points 20-22, £23,598-£25,487 pro rata.  The actual salary is £20,817 to £22,483 a year for 37 hours a week, term time, plus 5 days in the holidays.

Closing date for completed applications: 23rd September 2021

Interviews to be held on:  29th September 2021

Full details of the post and an application form can be downloaded directly from the school website at under Menu, Join Us, Staff Vacancies.  Applications are also available from Personnel at Priory School, Mountfield Road, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7 2XN, or email:

Please return application forms to the Personnel Officer by email to We unable to accept CVs.

Please note that if you have not received a response within 3 weeks of the closing date then we regret that your application has not been successful.

East Sussex County Council is committed to equality of opportunity. We positively welcome applications from all sections of the community. This authority is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful applicants will need to undertake, or currently hold, a DBS enhanced clearance for this authority.

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Priory School

East Sussex

Priory School
Mountfield RoadLewesEast SussexBN7 2XNUnited Kingdom
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