Safeguarding and Welfare Officer

Wigan, Greater Manchester
£27,329 -  £29,157 pro rata, per annum
15 Jun 2020
26 Jun 2020
Contract Type
Full Time

St John Rigby College offers a wide range of academic and vocational courses at all levels in a highly supportive and caring environment to approximately 1500 full-time students aged 16-18.  We welcome applications from people who are keen to work with us to deliver educational excellence at all levels.

The College was inspected in February 2017 and was judged “outstanding” in every category.  Inspectors quote: “Teachers know their students well and are committed to ensuring that they reach their full potential.  Teachers’ enthusiasm and passion for teaching and learning are infectious, motivating and challenging students to try their very best.”

Safeguarding and Welfare Officer

Start Date:                             19 August 2020

Hours per week                   Full time, 36.25 hours per week

Working pattern                 Monday to Friday 9.00 am to 5.00 pm

Tenure                                   Term Time Only, plus one week. This equates to 39 weeks in the year, 38 of which are worked in conjunction with the   academic year.  The remaining 5 days will be worked at an agreed time


Salary/Grade:                       18-20 of the Sixth Form Colleges Support Staff Pay Spine (currently £27,329 -  £29,157 pro rata, per annum)

You will support the Vice Principal and the Pastoral Team to ensure that students’ safeguarding needs are met and that the College is meeting its statutory duty when it comes to safeguarding both staff and students.

The College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check.

Click 'Apply' below for further information and to download an application pack. 

Closing Date:         Friday 26 June 2020 at 1 O’Clock

Interviews:            w/c 13 July 2020