Head of Safeguarding and Social Care - Kent

Recruiter
Valence School
Location
Kent
Salary
51115.00 - 57275.00 GBP Annual
Posted
08 Sep 2017
Expires
22 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

HEAD OF SAFEGUARDING AND SOCIAL CARE
Full Time - worked during Term Time Only - Flexible working - Permanent.
Career Average Local Authority Pension Scheme.
Kent Range 13: GBP51,115 to GBP57,275 gross p.a.

Join a team that is passionate and committed to the highest standards of social care and student support for children and young people.

We are looking for an outstanding professional who has an exemplary record in social care, especially in educational settings, who is suitably qualified and a Registered Social Worker. As a senior role within the School's leadership team you will be the lead for safeguarding and be expected to make a pivotal contribution to the strategic direction of the School, it's leadership and management and to securing the best possible outcomes for students.
Valence School is a KCC Foundation residential and day Special School for children and young people with physical disabilities, complex medical needs and associated learning and communication difficulties. It is part of the Kent Special Educational Needs Trust.

Valence School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of every student and we expect all staff to share this commitment. The successful applicant will require an enhanced DBS check and references are taken up before interview.

We recommend visiting our school prior to applying.
For application details please see our website or email using the link below

Closing date for applications: Monday 2 October 2017
Interviews: Week commencing 16 October 2017