Safeguarding Officer - Thames North and Southern Synods

Full time
Salary: £34 000 per annum
Closing date: Midnight, Friday 23 August 2019
Interview date: Wednesday, 11 September 2019
Responsible to: TheThames North and Southern Synod Moderators
Area: London and surrounding areas, mainly within the M25

The United Reformed Church is seeking to appoint a Safeguarding Officer to lead the promotion of, the development of and the implementation of safeguarding knowledge, policy and practice within the Thames North and Southern Synods and associated organisations. You will provide timely and effective advice and support in respect of concerns arising about the protection of adults, young people and children at risk.

You will lead, promote and record all safeguarding and safeguarding training activity within the Synods.

You will require appropriate social care, education and/or legal-based qualifications.

Please request for an application pack by email to Colleen Fraser at Please note that CVs are not accepted.

This post will be subject to an enhanced DBS check. Please note that this is a home-based post.

Equal Opportunities: The United Reformed Church is committed to equal opportunity, anti-discrimination and anti-oppressive policy and practice. No one we have contact with may be discriminated against either directly or indirectly on the grounds of gender, race, nationality, religion, cultural group, marital status, sexual orientation, age or impairment. The policies apply to job applicants, employees, volunteers, users and beneficiaries of our services.