Safeguarding Manager, Devon

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Exeter CollegeDevon

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £29,498 - £31,289
Contract term: Permanent

Exeter College are looking to appoint a talented and inspirational Safeguarding Manager to join our outstanding Student Experience Team.  

As the Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead, you will be responsible for developing, leading and disseminating best practice in safeguarding across the College and will be the first point of contact for intervention for all safeguarding issues.  You will provide direction on all matters of Child Protection and Safeguarding and ensure that the College complies with all relevant legislation and safeguarding obligations, including delivery of training.

Successful applicants will need to be prepared to work flexibly, demonstrate resilience and have in-depth knowledge of safeguarding policies and procedures, as well as the ability to work under pressure and be able to communicate effectively with both young people and adults.

Applications are welcomed from a variety of backgrounds including social work, policing, health and education. 

Exeter College is a large, thriving and growing tertiary college which places teaching, learning and student success as our top priority. We enjoy an excellent regional reputation. The College is a 2019 Times Best Companies ‘Top 100’ Employer, has good financial health and has a number of impactful partnerships with employers, sports teams and civic organisations.

The College was graded as outstanding by Ofsted in 2014 and since then, student outcomes have continued to perform at an outstanding level. We have high expectations of our students and staff and each year their combined efforts result in excellent examination grades, outstanding learner success rates and superb music, arts, sports and community achievements. We welcome apprentices and students of all ages and abilities and our tutorial and learner support programmes are designed to meet their needs, challenging them to reach their full potential.

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The closing date for receipt of completed applications is 30th June 2019, 12 midnight.


Interviews will be held in Exeter on 9th July 2019.

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More about Exeter College
Phase: Further Education
Age Range: 16 - 18 years
Address: Hele Road, Exeter, Devon, EX4 4JS, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 1392 400500
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Exeter College is a further education institution in the city of Exeter, Devon, catering for between 10,000 and 12,000 students.  More than 40 AS and A2 subjects are available to 16-18s, alongside the International Baccalaureate and more than 90...