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Safeguarding Support Officer

  • SectorAdministration
  • LocationKirklees, West Yorkshire
  • Contract TypeContract, Full-time, Permanent
  • Salary£26,233 - £27,631 / annual
  • Date Posted26 June 2024
  • ReferenceSSO-K

Job Description

Provide Education

  • Safeguarding Support Officer 
  • Kirklees
  • Full time 
  • Sept 24

We are seeking a dedicated and proactive Safeguarding Support Officer for a secondary school in the Kirklees area. The successful candidate will play a crucial role in encouraging the inclusion of all pupils, supporting their educational and emotional development, and ensuring effective communication between pupils, parents, teachers, and key stakeholders. This position requires a compassionate individual committed to fostering a safe and supportive school environment.

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Encourage all pupils to participate in school activities and access the curriculum
  • Contribute to pupil plans, evaluations, and progress reports; attend relevant meetings
  • Facilitate effective communication between pupils, parents, and teachers
  • Support new pupils in adapting to school routines
  • Build and maintain links between the school, parents, and key partners to support pupil learning and well-being
  • Monitor and document pupil attendance, liaising with Attendance and Pupil Support Officers

The successful applicant will have:

  • Experience working in a school environment or with children in an educational setting
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge of safeguarding procedures and policies
  • Ability to work collaboratively with colleagues, parents, and external agencies
  • Proficiency in managing sensitive information and maintaining confidentiality

Benefits of working with Provide Education:

  • Dedicated and specialist consultants committed to supporting you
  • CCS Framework provider
  • Pay to scale
  • £100 refer a friend scheme

Provide Education is a leading education recruitment agency placing Teachers, Teaching Assistants, Cover Supervisors, HLTAs and Nursery Nurses into Schools and Nurseries across Yorkshire and the East Midlands.

Provide Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all supply staff to share this commitment. As part of our recruitment process, we will undertake the necessary checks to complete your registration with us, inclusive of a video interview, current references, safeguarding course and DBS check.

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