Safeguarding and Welfare Lead/Deputy Safeguarding Lead
Grade 8, Scp 31 £25,633 to Scp 34 £27,936 (actual salary)
37 hours per week, term time only plus 5 training days
Monday to Thursday 8am to 4pm, Friday 8am to 3.30pm (30 minutes unpaid lunch break)
The Yorkshire and the Humber Co-operative Learning Trust (YHCLT) was formed in September 2016 and is now responsible for nine schools across Hull; two secondary and seven primary schools. We are committed to ensuring that all of our schools have access to high quality support services to underpin the excellent work our schools do in educating our pupils.
Kelvin Hall School is looking for a committed practitioner to support, develop and implement our strategies for working with students and families to overcome barriers to learning. We are looking for someone who believes in building strong relationships with students and families and is willing to go the extra mile to support them in being successful both in and outside of school. The role will involve leading in and developing all aspects of our safeguarding practices promoting the welfare and protection of all students attending the school. The safeguarding and welfare lead will liaise closely with the Assistant Headteacher and Designated Safeguarding Lead, pupils, parents, pastoral and academic staff. This is a varied role working closely with parents, carers, the safeguarding team as well as the wider school staff adhering to the school’s safeguarding procedures and policies to promote the welfare and protection of all students attending the school.
The position demands high professional standards and experience of working with adolescents/young adults.
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a forward-thinking School which is committed to academic excellence; continual development of staff; and innovative teaching and learning strategies. This is within the context of outstanding pastoral care and curricular provision to ensure the best possible student experience.
We are a very successful 11-16 mixed comprehensive school with approximately 1505 students on roll. We are a popular first choice of school for families in Hull and the East Riding of Yorkshire and are a very successful school academically.
Closing date: 9.00am Wednesday 23rd June 2021
Interviews: Week Commencing 28th June 2021
Visits to the school are challenging in the current climate but we recognise the importance of a visit when considering an application. We will offer socially distanced visits, for individuals only, with masks worn, at 4.45pm when the school site is quiet or should you wish to have an informal and completely confidential discussion please contact Helen Harrison (PA to the CEO and Executive Trust Team) via email or telephone Kelvin Hall School to arrange this.
Please note, we do not accept CVs. Applications must be submitted using our application form.
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YHCLT is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants must be willing to undergo Child Protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers as well as with the Disclosure and Barring Service.