Safeguarding Officer, Barnsley

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Horizon Community CollegeBarnsley

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Grade 8 £26,195—£28,222 (actual salary)
Contract term: Permanent

We are seeking to appoint a Safeguarding Officer to ensure that all students are cared for in a safe and secure environment.   The successful candidate will work as part of a designated safeguarding team and take responsibility for child protection issues, along with other Deputy Safeguarding Leads to ensure that Keeping Children Safe in Education is embedded in the school.  

Safeguarding is at the heart of the schools’ ethos and it will be part of your role to inform, educate and support staff in knowing how to respond to potential concerns.

We are looking for candidates that are degree qualified in a relevant subject or equivalent and have experience working in a related field. 

This is an exciting time to join Horizon Community College and make a real difference to the lives of the young people in Barnsley.  

This College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. A disclosure and barring services check will be undertaken for the successful applicant.

Horizon Community College reserve the right to close this advert prior to the closing date above.

More about Horizon Community College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Address: Dodworth Road, Barnsley, South Yorkshire, S70 6PD, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1226 704230
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Thank you for your interest in joining Horizon Community College. This is a truly unique opportunity to play a key role in shaping the provision of secondary education and lifelong learning opportunities within Barnsley. Opened in September 2012, Hor...