Safeguarding and looked after children officer, Norfolk

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The Thetford AcademyNorfolk
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Start date: September 2017
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £20,462 - £21,831 (£23,398 - £24,964 pro rata)
Contract term: Permanent

Term time plus 2 weeks 

We are seeking a reliable, efficient, and professional team member to work as a safeguarding and looked after children officer at The Thetford Academy.

The successful candidate will support common assessment framework (CAF) meetings and lead family support processes (FSPs) where child protection concerns have been raised. They will also be expected to work with external agencies in a multi-agency approach to safeguarding and child protection. They will ensure provision of relevant CPD on safeguarding as part of the ongoing induction programme for all staff.

We are committed to offering excellent professional opportunities and learning opportunities for our staff, through careful support and personalised CPD. We offer a structured and specific induction programme that has been praised by staff for its support and expertise.

To apply, please use our online application form at

Closing date for applications: Monday, July 3 2017

Interview date: ​w/c July 3 2017

Inspiration 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 staff appointments are subject to satisfactory references and enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service checks. We are an equal opportunities employer.

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