Regional Safeguarding Officer

Regional Safeguarding Officer – Home based

Location: Kent

Salary: £19,000 – £25,000

Permanent: Full Time

Sector: Social Care

Job Reference: CM(phone number removed)

Company Background

This organisation is a provider of accommodation services within a growing group of businesses. The position of the Safeguarding Officer is to act as a first point of contact for young Adults. The aim of the role is to positively contribute to the welfare of service users and ensure their wellbeing.

Overall Role

Reporting to the Safeguarding Manager focusing on service users in the Kent area but based working from home. The RSO has responsibility on a day to day basis to promote safeguarding of young people.

Where required you will conduct investigations of any child protection concerns raised by young people, their families and or external professionals. You will collate information on any new safeguarding referrals, and to submit a SIR to the Designated Safeguarding Officer.

To ensure that all concerns and safeguarding information is logged and stored securely in line with GDPR and CRH Policies.

You will collate organisation wide information on any safeguarding matters, and to make referrals

Previous safeguarding experience is required

Due to the high response received for some vacancies we regret that we are sometimes unable to reply to all applicants. If you have not been contacted within 7 days, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. However, we will keep your details and notify you of any other opportunities.

Please note, you will be asked to provide your eligibility to work in the UK.

For more information on this position please contact Claire at Adore Recruitment