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Safeguarding Administrator - Full-time

Bexleyheath Academy, Bexleyheath

  • Ref:KCC303-4002-162S
  • Posted:29/09/2023
  • Pay:£26913 - £29214 FTE
  • Start Date:October 2023 start or Earlier
  • App Close Date:16/10/2023 at 23:45
  • Interviews:TBC

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We are currently hiring for a Safeguarding Administrator to join our fantastic team of support staff from September 2023. As the Safeguarding Administrator, you will play a crucial role in supporting the Safeguarding Officer (DSL) and ensuring the effective implementation of our safeguarding policies and procedures. This is an exciting opportunity for someone who is passionate about safeguarding and making a positive difference in the lives of young people.

If you are passionate about safeguarding and possess the necessary administrative skills to support our Safeguarding Officer (DSL), we would love to hear from you. This role offers an opportunity to contribute to the well-being and protection of our students, ensuring they have a safe and nurturing environment to thrive in.
We warmly welcome visits to the school so you can see your relevant department in action and meet staff who you would be potentially working with from September. Our facilities are outstanding across the school so you would have all the tools available to you.

About Academies Enterprise Trust
AET was established in 2008 and is now a national network of 57 primary, secondary, and special schools. We are proud of our diverse and inclusive network which spans nearly every region in England. We want our people to be empowered to do their best work, supported by the best leadership they’ve ever had, so that we provide an excellent education to every child, in every classroom.

With excellent leadership and teaching in every school, we will help children go on to lead successful and happy lives. We acknowledge and appreciate the exceptional efforts of all our people.

AET Staff Benefits
Career development and training: AET offers a wide range of statutory and developmental training to help you succeed in your career.

Great pension | Healthcare cashback and helpline | Employee assistance programme

Free financial advice | Salary advances | Affordable loan scheme | Electric car and bike schemes

Lifestyle savings | Discounted gym membership | Travel and leisure scheme

The role is due to commence October 2023

 Closing date: Monday 16th October 2023

Interviews will take place shortly after the closing date.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early should we receive an overwhelming response. All candidates are advised to refer to the job description and person specification before making an application.

In line with our safeguarding practices we are unable to accept CV’s.

Academies Enterprise Trust and all of our academies are committed to ensuring the highest levels of safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our pupils, and we expect all our staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We adopt a robust, fair and consistent recruitment process which is inline with Keeping Children Safe in Education guidance. This includes online checks for shortlisted candidates. All offers of employment are subject to an Enhanced DBS check, references, and where applicable, a prohibition from teaching check.

Academies Enterprise Trust embraces diversity and promotes equality of opportunity. Job share, part time and flexible working opportunities will be considered.

We are a Disability Confident Employer and there is a guaranteed interview scheme for candidates with disabilities who meet the minimum selection criteria.

Information about the school

Teacher Benefits at Bexleyheath Academy:

Teachers are only required to; plan great inclusive lessons, mark work and provide feedback to help students make progress and assess students. Teachers at Bexleyheath Academy have one 'flex' period a week to either come in late or leave early. This is with the understanding that they can complete their work offsite.

Teachers at Bexleyheath Academy do not:

Complete duties Complete detentions Chase behaviour sanctions Make calls home Bexleyheath Academy is proud to be a non-selective school in the grammar heartland of Kent. Bexleyheath Academy is quickly approaching capacity with students; in order to accommodate the demands of the local community and grow our skilled staff, we must expand.

With immediate train access to Central London and easy access to the Kent countryside, Bexleyheath has the best of both worlds. Despite having a Kent postcode, Bexleyheath is classified as Greater London due to its strategic location between Welling, Sidcup, and Bexley village. You can reach Dartford for the river crossing with a short drive along the A2.

Its thriving hub is The Broadway – a shopping district with added appeal in the shape of a bowling alley, cinema and a growing number of restaurants. A little beyond Bexleyheath and you’re at Bluewater, Ashford for the designer outlet and international rail travel to Europe.

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We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Education.