Lead Safeguarding and Well-Being Officer

Lead Safeguarding and Well-Being Officer

Windsor Forest Colleges Group | Windsor, England, UK

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We have an exciting opportunity for a suitably experienced Lead Safeguarding and Well-Being Officer at our Windsor Campus.

About Us

The Windsor Forest Colleges Group (TWFCG) is a leading education provider in the South-East. Our staff work across 4 main campuses at Langley, Windsor, Strodes-Egham and Berkshire College of Agriculture-Maidenhead. Our teams place the learner at the heart of all we do and in our state-of-the-art learning environments we are proud to deliver education and training to a diverse group of students and businesses each year.

Our mission is to inspire ambition and make a positive difference to lives through learning. We are keen to recruit talented individuals who are passionate about helping us to deliver the highest standards of education and training to local people, communities, and businesses. In return, we offer a supportive and inclusive working environment, where everyone’s skills and ideas are valued and respected.

The Role and You

As Lead Safeguarding and Well-Being Officer you will support the college`s safeguarding officers with any complex cases and represent the college at external multiagency meetings. The main job purpose is to act as the safeguarding and wellbeing lead for Windsor College, providing support to the safeguarding team all cases.

This is a highly valued and responsible position requiring a team player who is self-motivated and willing to respond enthusiastically in an organisation that has high expectations of all colleagues. The successful candidate would be joining a strong, diverse, and forward-thinking team who have excellent relationships with students, colleagues, parents/carers and external stakeholders and professions.

This is Full Time, Term Time Only 41 weeks per year role.

For further details on this role please refer to the attached job description/person specification.

Our staff benefit from:

  • Excellent career progression opportunities for ambitious staff
  • Access to a wide range of subsidised leisure courses
  • Access to excellent defined benefit pension schemes
  • Free on-site parking at all sites
  • Cycle to Work Scheme and Season Ticket Loans
  • Family friendly policies to support Work Life Balance
  • On-site Costa and Starbucks
  • Various health & wellbeing benefits including discounted gym memberships, confidential staff counselling and discounted hair and beauty treatments at The Salon at Langley College

Please be advised that the vacancy will close Thursday 15th September 2022

Interviews will be held on Friday 23rd September 2022

To apply please visit our careers page and complete the online application form.

Please ensure you pay particular attention to the supporting statement of the online application form making sure to include details of how you meet each of the essential criteria listed on the person specification.

The College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all its staff to share this commitment. Successful applicants will be required to undergo a DBS check at the appropriate level.