Safeguarding Officer – Wells
£22,658 – £24,964 per annum, pro rata
(Subject to job evaluation)
18 hours per week, over 3 days, term time only.
Some flexibility required with working hours to accommodate occasional evening meetings.
Due to expansion and growth an exciting opportunity has arisen for a Safeguarding Officer to join the Central Support Team within the Bath & Wells Multi Academy Trust (BWMAT). This role will be based in Wells, with frequent travel around the Somerset and Bath areas, and some home working.
Working closely with the Trust’s Safeguarding and Child Protection Lead this role will advise and support the delivery of effective safeguarding practices across the organisation including the creation, development and delivery of a safeguarding and child protection strategy ensuring all policies, processes and training enable a culture and context that is safe for all.
The post holder will provide professional advice, guidance, support and training to Headteachers, designated safeguarding leads, central team members, senior leaders, staff and governors across the organisation on all aspects of Safeguarding.