Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead

Required as soon as possible

Permanent: Term Time Only

Band 4 pt. 26-34 £23,866 - £30,756 (before pro rata) plus fringe allowance

In Debden Park High School “leaders have successfully established a school where high aspirations and excellence are the norm, and where pupils and staff enjoy coming to work…. The buzz, enthusiasm and energy from staff at all levels is palpable”. Ofsted January 2017

Due to the expansion of our school, we are looking to appoint an exceptional professional who will join a highly successful, enthusiastic and talented Safeguarding team. The role will be to deputise the Deputy Headteacher and lead on the day to day running of safeguarding and child protection across the school. The role involves supporting students in a number of ways, including, highlighting, monitoring and tracking vulnerable children and those with outside support. You will work closely with the pastoral team including the SENDCo, establishing excellent working relationships and working with outside agencies. The position involves attending social care and outside agency meetings, developing and delivering a staff training programme, establishing internal support, working closely with the school counsellor, attendance officer and liaising with parents. Experience in these areas is desirable.

For further information or an application pack or to make an appointment to visit the school please email djames@dphs-tkat.org or call 02084181202.

Closing Date: 18th January 2019 at 9am

Debden Park High School is committed to equality, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful applicants.