Head of Safeguarding, Hayes

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The Global AcademyHayes

Date posted:
Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £32,310-£36,026 FTE
Contract term: Permanent

The Global Academy opened its doors in September 2016 to the first cohort of students. September 2017 sees us double our student numbers which means we are on the lookout for phenomenal staff to join our existing small staff body.  

What’s it all about? 

Our vision is to practically educate our young people to be ready for life in the creative media sector, linking all education through our specialism in broadcast and digital media. Our values are underpinned by our Obsession statement and our commitment to crafting everything we do to be the very best it can be. By doing this, we aim to create inquisitive, confident and reflective students who can harness their creativity to progress their own well-being and that of others.

What will you be doing?

As Head of Safeguarding for the Global Academy, you’ll be responsible for ensuring all students feel safe, secure and supported.  The Lead for Safeguarding within the Academy will be responsible for ensuring all matters relating to safeguarding are dealt with correctly, reflecting best practice and following the recommendations as set out by legislation. They will ensure all matters relating to safeguarding are recorded according to the Academy systems and updated as required.   The post holder will be responsible for ensuring relevant staff are informed of any concerns and that external agencies are involved and updated as soon as possible to ensure the very best outcomes for our students. The Head of Safeguarding will have a proven track record of ensuring safeguarding matters are dealt with correctly and in a timely manner, and will be able to demonstrate they are highly organised and process-driven.

This post is being advertised as full time but term-time only would be considered for the right candidate.

We will review applicants as they are received and therefore may invite people in for interview sooner than the closing date. 

Job location

More about The Global Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - University Technical College (UTC)
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 14 - 19 years
Address: The Old Vinyl Factory, Blyth Road, Hayes, Middlesex, UB3 1HA, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 203 019 9000
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The Global Academy is a mixed, non-selective, non-denominational, 14-19 University Technical College (UTC), situated in Hayes in London. In the school year starting September 2017, the secondary school accepted 150 students aged 14 in Year 10, and 15...