Safeguarding Manager, Ashton Under Lyne

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Ashton Sixth Form CollegeAshton Under Lyne
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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Sixth Form Colleges’ Pay Grade £24,098 to £39,329 per annum, plus responsibility allowance of £1,069 to £3,764 per annum, depending on experience
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Ashton Sixth Form College has an excellent reputation for academic success, an outstanding record of student support and a vibrant college community. We are committed to ensuring that all our students receive an outstanding level of teaching and support with their studies. Ashton Sixth Form College is a great place to work. Students are at the heart of everything we do and over 200 teaching and support staff work hard to ensure that all students have the opportunity to learn, develop and achieve at the college. We are looking for dedicated and talented people to join us and help to support our aims.

The college is in the top 10% in the country for value added for both A level and vocational programmes and holds the highest Ofsted rating for post 16 in Tameside. The college has been recognised as one of the top ten Sixth Form Colleges in the north-west and is a major provider of quality academic and vocational post 16 education. We currently have the following vacancy:  

Safeguarding Manager (Must be teacher qualified)

To support the Assistant Principal – Student Services in leading all aspects of safeguarding and child protection including the writing of safeguarding and child protection policies and reports, planning and running staff training and sessions for students.  To also lead in the prevention, early identification and effective intervention for individuals identified as at risk, working in partnership with the college’s Senior Tutor Managers, as well as all members of teaching and support staff. In addition the post holder will lead on the colleges Prevent agenda.  This is a new position within the College, as such the post holder will be the first incumbent. In order to establish and embed the role, line management responsibility will be confined initially to line management of the college counsellors.  However, we expect line management responsibilities to increase as the role is established and this has been built into the grading of the role as advertised.  

The post holder will act as a Senior Tutor to a range of level 2 and level 3 tutor groups and undertake teaching duties as required.

Sixth Form Colleges’ Pay Grade £24,098 to £39,329 per annum, plus responsibility allowance of £1,069 to £3,764 per annum, depending on experience

Closing date for receipt of applications: Midnight 26 September 2019

Interviews are scheduled to be held w/c 7 October 2019

To apply online, please visit our website at If you require any further assistance, please contact the Human Resources department on 0161 330 2330.

Due to the volume of applications for posts, it is not possible to respond to unsuccessful candidates at the shortlisting stage.

Ashton Sixth Form College is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, governors and volunteers to share this commitment. The college is an equal opportunities employer.

More about Ashton Sixth Form College
Address: Darnton Road, Ashton-under-Lyne, Lancashire, OL6 9RL, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 161 3302330