Well-being and Safeguarding Officer, Sheffield

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The Sheffield CollegeSheffield

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Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £19,438 - £23,691
Contract term: Permanent

Well-being & Safeguarding Officer 

Level 6, £19,438 - £23,691 (up to £25,513 for exceptional performance)

37 hours x 40 weeks (1 post)

*salary represents payment for full 40 week contract

The Sheffield College

We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated and skilled individual to work as part of our Well-being & Safeguarding team.

Within our Student Support and Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND) Services, you will work closely with Senior Safeguarding Officers as well as other support staff to identify and respond to need.  In particular, you will directly support individuals or groups of students who are experiencing emotional health issues.

The role will require strong organisational skills to oversee and coordinate referrals, arrange, action and maintain accurate, confidential and up to date documentation on all cases of safeguarding and child protection.  You will also collate and produce statistical information with regards to safeguarding and prepare appropriate reports for statutory meetings, including core review meetings, child in need and child protection multi-agency meetings.

You will have demonstrable experience of working effectively with vulnerable young people in either education, social work, youth work or another related area of work.

This is an exciting yet challenging time to join this team. If this challenge inspires you then we are waiting to hear from you. 

Please refer to the job specification for a more detailed description.

For informal enquiries, please contact Mick Merchant on 0114 260 2600 or email mick.merchant@sheffcol.ac.uk

Closing Date: Wednesday, 25 October 2017

Job location

More about The Sheffield College
Phase: Further Education
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 16+ years
Address: City Campus, Granville Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S2 2RL, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 114 260 2600
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