Location UK / Belfast
Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract
Salary See description
Updated 6 days ago
Excellent opportunity for Head of Safeguarding Belfast or UK.
Head of Safeguarding
Contract: Full time, permanent
Salary: circa £70,000 (ILW will be paid for a London base)
Location: Choice of 5 base locations – London, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Glasgow, Cardiff or Belfast – Frequent Nationwide travel will be required
A career that’s life-changing
We offer a highly competitive salary, with a minimum of 29 days leave plus bank holidays, regular and supportive supervision, season ticket travel loan facility, interest free Development Loans and discounts at major high street retailers. Plus, there are a lot more besides.
Action for Children
Every year, Action for Children impacts on the lives of 310,000 children, young people and their families across the UK, through our professional and committed workforce of c.4300.
This is a significant opportunity to develop a UK-wide leadership of safeguarding children issues. This role will see you provide whole organisational safeguarding expertise through advice, support, quality controls and face to face and online mechanisms. You will develop Action for Children’s safeguarding plan and support the Director of Practice Improvement in ensuring that best practice is followed in work with children and families, recruitment, retention and management of staff, foster carers and volunteers and that safeguarding needs of children inform all our priorities.
The role will see you:
What are we looking for in the person?
For further details and to apply please click the APPLY NOW button below to bve directed to our website.
Please refer to the full job description and person specification on the Action for Children website.
Closing date: 25 February 2019
Proposed Interview Date: Friday 22nd March – Location TBC
We look forward to your application.