Safeguarding Support Officer (Ref: 17/89)

Job Title: Safeguarding Support Officer
Salary:  £24,262 per annum inc OLW
Location:  Gilwell Park, Chingford
Contract:  1 year fixed term contract
Hours: 35 per week
Benefits: Subsidised lunch, Pension Scheme, Simply Health medical plan, free parking and interest free season ticket loan

Summary of Job
As a Safeguarding Support Officer you will support the Safeguarding Officers in the case review team, to help progress safeguarding cases, receiving information and making enquiries to other agencies about specific cases as directed by the Safeguarding Officers.

About You
You will have a good understanding of statuary agencies in relation to vulnerable groups and child safeguarding in particular.  Excellent administration, written, verbal and prioristation skills.
You will be a pragmatic problem solver with self-confidence and resilience in dealing with challenging an emotional situations.  

About Us
Young people are our future and the Scout Association plays a vital role in developing them for adult life. The Association has developed a vision and strategy to take Scouting forward to 2018 and beyond. The Scout Association Regional Services Team will be an important element in achieving the vision by supporting the opening of new scouting provisions and enabling volunteers to support and make these provisions sustainable.

For more information and to apply:
Job pack
Application form
Recruitment monitoring form

Details of closing and Interview date:
Closing date:  5 December 2017
Interview date:  11 December 2017

The Scout Association aims to be an equal opportunities employer.