Deputy Safeguarding Lead
Working with the Designated Safeguarding Officer take the lead in ensuring that appropriate arrangements for keeping children and young people safe are in place at Young Gloucestershire.
To promote the safety and welfare of children and young people involved in Young Gloucestershire’s activities at all times liaising with local statutory services agencies and with the Local Safeguarding Children’s Partnership. Take a pro-active approach to ensure the organisation is up to date with policy and legislation and able to respond quickly and effectively to changes. Work strategically across the county to influence positive developments within statutory service response and ensure the VCS and Young Gloucestershire are represented, heard and considered as appropriate and effective in dealing with county wide safeguarding issues.
Full time 37.5 hours per week
YG’s core business hours are Monday-Friday 9am-7pm however due to the nature and pressing need of our work all YG staff may be required to complete work outside of these hours including residential, weekend and evening work.Where the proper performance of your duties requires that you work excessive hours, you will be allowed time off work in lieu (TOIL). Residential activity should be completed within the contract and TOIL will not be given for this.
£21,000 - £24,000