Lead Safeguarding Officer

Wickersley School and Sports College

A high performing 11 – 18 specialist school for Maths and computing.

“An outstanding school” – ofsted 2013

Headteacher – Elaine Renavent

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Salary:  Band H (Point 30 – 33) – £27,358 – £29,909 (Pro-rata – £23,675 – £25,882)

37 hours per week (term time only)


We are looking to appoint a Designated Lead Safeguarding Officer whose priority will be the health, safety and well-being of all vulnerable pupils in school.  This person will be the first point of contact for all staff if they have concerns about a pupil.


The chosen candidate will have a good educational background and have a real desire to improve the lives of young students.  Wickersley School and Sports College is one of just 5 Teaching Schools in Yorkshire and was judged by Ofsted as ”Outstanding” in all categories in September 2013; our outcomes now put us in the top 5% of all secondary schools nationwide and we are now the highest performing school in South Yorkshire.


Closing Date:  12.00 noon on Monday 4th June 2018

Please note that Interviews will be held in the same week as the closing date.


Application forms and further details are available by requesting a pack by email: or by phone on 01709 542147 – You may also download the application information from our website at


Please note:

  • CV’s alone will not be accepted – you must complete an official application form to be considered for the post. 
  • Feedback will only be given at interview level, not on application forms.
  • All appointments will be subject to the receipt of satisfactory references and an enhanced Criminal Disclosure Check.