Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead / Operational Lead for Safeguarding, Somerset

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Chilton Trinity SchoolSomerset
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Start date: 6 January 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Salary: £24,872 per annum
Contract term: Maternity Cover

Maternity Cover (until 3 April 2020)

Start Date: 6 January 2020

37hrs per week – 44 weeks per annum 

(38 weeks + Inset Days + 5 additional weeks)

Grade 11 Salary: £24,872 per annum

We are looking to appoint a member of staff to our Safeguarding Team. You will support the Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL) and take responsibility for safeguarding and child protection across the school at an operational level. You will take part in strategy discussions and inter-agency meetings, contribute to the assessment of children via Early Help Assessments and put in place actions as a result of triaging safeguarding concerns that arise.

For more information and an application form please visit our website: 

All applications including application form and covering letter (addressed to the Headteacher, Mr J Lamb) should be emailed to  

If you have any questions, or would like to arrange a visit, please contact the Headteacher’s PA, Mrs E King on 01278 425222.

Closing Date for applications: Friday 22 November 2019 at 9am

Interviews to be held: w/c Monday 25 November 2019

We are 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 an enhanced DBS.

More about Chilton Trinity School
Address: Chilton Street, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA6 3JA, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1278 425222