Safeguarding Officer

Home Based

This vacancy is now closed

 
Job Category
Operational Support Service
Location
Home Based
Salary
£36,057.00 - £41,208.00 per annum
Closing date
16/09/2021
Ref
23247
Contract type
Permanent
Total hours per week
37.5
Description

Safeguarding Officer

About Shaw Trust  

At Shaw Trust we believe everyone has the right to live a decent and dignified life and an opportunity for rewarding work. We are a social purpose organisation challenging inequality and breaking down barriers to enable social mobility.

Having grown from humble beginnings in 1982 in the village of Shaw in Wiltshire, finding jobs for disabled people, today we are a complex and diverse charity committed to employment as the core pathway to a better life.  For us being part of the solution is about creating the conditions for this to happen, advocating and delivering services that make a real difference. Working in partnership not competition, we are part of an eco-system of purpose-led organisations, striving for a fairer, more equal society centred on opportunity for all.

Role Purpose

Primary focus on delivering our commitment to the development of a uniform approach to safeguarding across all our business areas.

Secondary focus of maintaining an up to date policy architecture for the business that reflects best practice in safeguarding for both children and vulnerable adults

Championing and disseminating best practice in partnership with local operations and our supply chains in order to drive improvement

Download the Job Description for full details and Person Specification.

Shaw Trust is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive working environment, where every employee, regardless of their background or lived experience, feels that they belong and can progress in their career.  We are Disability Confident Leaders, support the guaranteed interview scheme and use of the government’s Access to Work scheme. Living our values we are keen to reflect the diversity of UK society at every level within our organisation. We welcome applications from all sections of the community including from people with lived-experience and/or knowledge of disability or social exclusion. If you have accessibility requirements and would like information in a different format, email: HRService.Centre@shaw-trust.org.uk to make alternative arrangements.

Shaw Trust reserve the right to close this vacancy early if sufficient applications are received.