Safeguarding & Medical Welfare Manager, Calderdale

Closing date:

Trinity MATCalderdale

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Actual salary: £18,710.47 - £20,657.87 per annum
Contract term: Permanent

Term time only, plus 5 days 

Scale 5 (points 12 – 17) 

Across Trinity Multi Academy Trust there is a relentless focus on improvement.  With that vision in mind, we are working in partnership with local providers to deliver a brand new Sixth Form College.  Initially accommodating up to 600 students, it will grow to a capacity of 1000 learners to meet increased demand.  The new provision will be within the multi-million pound refurbishment of the Northgate site in central Halifax; this role will initially be based at Trinity Academy Halifax and will move to the new college in January 2020.  

This is a unique opportunity to be part of a transformational project, designed to allow more young people to benefit from an outstanding sixth form provision in a state-of-the-art new building.  Aspirations and ambitions are high and the potential huge.  

We are now looking for a Safeguarding & Medical Welfare Manager to join our team.  This is a varied role; you will play a key role in child protection processes including acting as an academy Designated Child Protection Officer, managing the medical needs of students in line with academy policy and procedures, maintaining accurate student medical records, co-ordinating programmes of support for identified students within college and supporting the development of programmes which focus on students’ attitudinal and academic development. 

What can we offer you?  

Full support from a friendly ream  

Support with development and career progression  

A range of staff benefits including cycle to work scheme, optional health scheme and access to the West Yorkshire Pension Fund.  

What we need?  

5 or more GCSE’s at grade C or above, including English and Maths (or equivalent)   

First aid qualification with experience of administering first aid 

Experience of successfully working with young people (of a relevant age) 

Experience of working in a busy organisation and dealing with confidential matters  

Experience of working with young people with medical or other needs would be an advantage but is not essential. 

You must be fully committed to optimising the opportunities that are available to children and young people, secure in the knowledge that you will be joining an ambitious forward-thinking Academy Trust that sets the standards for our family of schools and academies.  

Closing date: 9am Monday 4 November 2019 

Interviews: To Be Confirmed  

Apply now! For further information on this role, the benefits of working for the trust and how to apply, visit our recruitment website;  

Trinity Multi-Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments are made subject to an enhanced DBS check. We are an equal opportunities employer and want our staff profile to reflect the community we serve.  


More about Trinity MAT
Type: English Secondary Schools
Address: Shay Lane, Holmfield, Halifax, HX2 9TZ, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1422 244 890

Trinity Multi Academy Trust is a Diocesan multi academy trust and is committed to working within a respectful and compassionate environment. The trust exists to serve the students in its care and encourages schools within the trust to celebrate their...