The Roman Catholic Diocese of Clifton is committed to safeguarding and this vacancy provides an opportunity for a skilled and experienced professional to join the Safeguarding team.
Primarily this is a part-time position, though additional hours may be required occasionally dependant on operational needs.
Based in Pennywell Rd, Bristol and working as part of the Safeguarding team, the Safeguarding Officer role supports the ongoing development and delivery of safeguarding across the Diocese of Clifton. Duties include responding to safeguarding in compliance with national policy, offering support and guidance, signposting further support, referrals to statutory authorities, risk management, and the provision of training.
The successful applicant will need to have a knowledge of safeguarding legislation, policy, procedure, best practice guidance and come from a background of either Social Work, Health, Probation or Policing, with specific experience in safeguarding. Experience in the provision of training would also be beneficial.
The post will require an enhanced level DBS disclosure and satisfactory references. Full driving licence and access to a vehicle is also a requirement.
The client requests no contact from agencies or media sales.