36 hours per week - Part-time may be considered
43 weeks per year
Term Time only plus 4 weeks
Required as soon as possible
Linden Lodge School is a day and weekly residential special school for visually impaired children and young adults (2 - 19 yrs) many of whom are multi disabled with complex needs. At our recent Ofsted (February 2017), our school was judged to be a good school with an outstanding Early Years provision.
“Pupils behaviour is excellent. They are polite and friendly to each other and to adults, and have very good attitudes towards learning” (Ofsted February 2017).
“The provision for pupils’ spiritual, moral, social and cultural development is excellent”. (Ofsted February 2017)
We are seeking an enthusiastic and self-motivated safeguarding professional to join and lead the Safeguarding Team at Linden Lodge, ensuring the safeguarding needs of vulnerable children and adults attending the School are met.
We are looking for a motivated professional who has experience of leading on Safeguarding issues within School, Health or Social Care context. Excellent communication skills and the ability to work both as part of a team and also to lead and manage a team are essential requirements of this post.
An information pack, including a Job Description and Person Specification can be downloaded here. Alternatively an application pack can be found on the Wandsworth Council website https://jobs.richmondandwandsworth.gov.uk/
For further details please contact the school for any further details on the telephone number or email below.
Completed applications should be emailed to: firstname.lastname@example.org or posted to Linden Lodge School, 61 Princes Way, Wimbledon Park. London, SW19 6JB
Closing date: 22 november 2017 (at noon)
Interviews: 01 December 2017
Linden Lodge School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment;
This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.
Please note that we do not accept CVs.
Linden Lodge School
61 Princes Way
London, SW19 6JB
Tel: 0208 788 0107
Principal: Roger A. Legate
‘Investors in People Accredited’.