Connecting to LinkedIn...

Safeguarding Adviser - EXPIRED

Job Title Safeguarding Adviser - EXPIRED
Contract Type Permanent
Location London
Salary £35k per year
Job Published 18 Dec 2015
REF J53991KP
Contact Name Kristina Preston
Contact Email

Job Description - EXPIRED

An Anglican organisation are currently recruiting for a Safeguarding Adviser to promote, develop and implement safeguarding knowledge, policy and practise across the London area.

This is a permanent role based in Pimlico and will require occasional weekend and evening work. There is a flexible working policy, with the opportunity for some home working.

The main responsibilities for the role include:

  • Advising on safeguarding training needs and development of safeguarding training strategy.
  • Arranging safeguarding training events, maintaining a record of who have attended events, evaluating the training, issuing attendance certificates and supporting the trainer.
  • Providing safeguarding advice and support to personnel where there are concerns about children, young people or adults at risk including gathering and disseminating information and best practice.
  • Liaise with, advise and support the Safeguarding co-ordinators to maintain good practice across each area.
  • Manage the central point of contact for safeguarding information, guidance and reporting of concerns from parishes and external agencies.

Essential Criteria for the role include:

  • Qualified in a relevant professional areas, e.g. child care social work, probation, health, education, psychology or police work
  • Have experience of directly working with safeguarding issues and have undertaken specific training in child protection. 
  • Ability to promote events and develop and organise training 
  • Ability to keep up to date with legislative and government developments in the field
  • Ability to work on own initiative and with colleagues in sympathy with the ethos and mission of the Church of England

To apply for this role please send a copy of your CV to the Education Team quoting reference number J53991KP

Ref: EXPIRED - J53991KP | Published: 18th Dec 2015