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Safeguarding Officer
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contract term
£85 to £95 per day
Apply by
15 April 2022
Job start
Job end
29 July 2022

We are recruiting for a full-time Safeguarding Officer to work in a Further Education College in the Kirklees area.

About the role

Do you have experience working with vulnerable young adults in the Education or Social Care sector? We are recruiting for a full-time Safeguarding Officer to provide support to the Safeguarding team until the end of the academic year at a Further Education College in Kirklees.

You will possess excellent communication skills with the ability to empathise with a broad range of students. The position would include liaising collaboratively with colleagues and outside agencies to ensure the correct support is in place for identified learners. Case-load working is essential to this position, as is the ability to maintain student records.

A working knowledge of Safeguarding and Child Protection policies is essential.

About the school

This is a Further Education college in the Kirklees area.


To be considered for the role of Safeguarding Officer you will:
  • Have experience working with young people and vulnerable adults
  • Have a knowledge of current safeguarding issues, including relevant legislation and government guidelines
  • Have good organisational skills, verbal and written
  • Have GCSE English and Maths Grade C or above (or equivalent)
Vision for Education is committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults. We take our responsibilities extremely seriously. All staff we register will undertake thorough interviewing and referencing checks and hold, or be prepared to undergo, an Enhanced DBS check that must be registered on the Update Service.

About Vision for Education

Vision for Education is a market-leading education recruitment and supply agency committed to the learning and development of young people. With branches across the country, we are an employer of choice for high-quality primary, secondary and SEND teaching and support staff.


£85 to £95 per day

Salary is dependent on experience, training or qualifications. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position are:
  • Working with young people or vulnerable adults

What Vision for Education offer

As a valued employee of Vision for Education, you will receive:
  • Excellent daily rates paid weekly by our in-house Payroll team using the Pay As You Earn (PAYE) system.
  • Guaranteed pay scheme (subject to availability and qualifying criteria).
  • Pension contributions (subject to a qualifying period).
  • Full compliance with AWR (Agency Workers’ Regulations), to make sure you get the pay and working conditions you are entitled to.
  • FREE training to help with your professional development such as Team Teach training, online webinars and safeguarding and child protection updates.
  • Generous refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme.
  • Access to a dedicated consultant, who will provide ongoing support.
Vision for Education do not discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation, and we welcome applications from all sections of the community.

How to apply

Apply via this website with an up-to-date CV and contact details. For more information, or an informal chat about the role, please call Matt Steele on 01484 642 892 or email
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