Safeguarding Officer

Recruiter
Hugh Baird College
Location
Predominantly based at Balliol camps
Salary
£20,896 - £23,148 Per Year
Posted
15 Sep 2022 22:03
Closes
07 Oct 2022 23:59
Reference
12426
Sector
Further Education, Higher Education
Job Level
Officer
Specialism
Student / Learner Services
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time
Organisational Type
General Further Education College
Teacher Training
Teacher Training Not Offered

Safeguarding Officer

Do you strive for excellence and hold yourself and others accountable?  Do you lead with integrity and always look for ways to be innovative and collaborative?  If so….join our journey to inspire, challenge and transform lives as well as being a part of Hugh Baird becoming the best College in the Country!

Safeguarding Officer

An exciting opportunity to work as a Safeguarding Office until summer 2023. 

The Safeguarding Team are highly skilled, expertly trained and have the explicit duty of protecting the young people and vulnerable adults in our care; whether they are students, staff or visitors.

In this role you will be responsible for providing a professional and confidential front-line safeguarding service to all students, staff and external colleagues, ensuring that a positive image of the service and college is maintained, and that vulnerable young people and adults are protected.

Rewards and Benefits at Hugh Baird College
We value our employee's contribution to our organisation, that is why we provide a range of benefits and rewards to help and support them, including:
•    Generous Holiday Allowance 
•    Option to purchase additional annual leave 
•    Membership to the Teachers’ Pension Scheme or Local Government Pension Scheme (dependent on role)
•    Discounted rail travel or bus travel
•    Exclusive financial benefits through our partner NEYBER
For more information on these particular benefits or the other benefits of working at Hugh Baird visit our staff benefits page.

Safeguarding of Our Students
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. An Enhanced DBS check will be required for this position, and you will be required to declare any convictions, cautions, reprimands or final warnings in line with current guidance.

Applying on Our College Website 
Please click on the 'Apply' button to sign up or sign in to our recruitment system. From here, you will be sent to our online application form to complete your application. For those applicants who have a CV, you can upload the content of this into our application form to help speed up the process.

About Hugh Baird College
Hugh Baird College is a college and University Centre situated in Merseyside, England. It is one of the largest education and training providers in the area, delivering over 300 courses to more than 5,000 students. The College offers courses from entry Level to Level 3, A-levels, apprenticeships and university-level courses, foundation degrees and degrees.

The College is a vibrant, diverse and friendly place to work, graded Good by Ofsted with a dedicated HE provision and growing T-level and A-level provisions.  We are proud to serve our local community by helping people gain the skills, knowledge and confidence to reach their full potential.  We are a Mindful Employer and we have signed the 'Charter for Employers Positive about Mental Health'. We are committed to creating a supportive and open culture, where colleagues feel able to talk about mental health confidently.

Our staff join us from a variety of backgrounds into both teaching and support roles. We have a track record of providing outstanding development to support career progression into teaching and management and welcome applications from inspiring individuals with a passion for developing the next generation.

Thank you for expressing an interest in applying for a position with Hugh Baird College.