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We have a vacancy for a Safeguarding in Faith Officer

PO2 Part Time 12-month fixed term contract

Do you have the skills, experience and drive to contribute to supporting the Faith Sector in Leeds to help keep children and young people safe?

The LSCP is looking to expand how it supports and engages with faith-based communities and institutions across Leeds to enable them to improve their safeguarding practice, implement robust safeguarding arrangements and in turn keep children safe.

We are looking for dynamic and self-motivated part time (18.5hrs) officer to work in its Business Support Team to lead on this work with support from the LSCP Business Manager.

All posts within the team require a commitment to safeguarding and promoting the wellbeing of children and young people. To undertake the role of Faith Officer the post holder should understand the issues of faith-based abuse and how culture related to faith can and does impact on behaviours. A professional qualification relevant to knowledge and / or the safeguarding of children and young people is required.

For an informal discussion about this post please contact Phil Coneron, LSCP Manager, on 0113 37 89671

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We promote diversity and want a workforce that reflects the population of Leeds.

An Enhanced Criminal Records Bureau Disclosure check may be carried out on preferred candidates.

Closing date:10/06/2022

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