Safeguarding Officer

  • Title: Safeguarding Officer
  • Salary: £32,437 - £ 36,145 per annum pro rata
  • Location: Edinburgh
  • Hours: 17.5 hours per week
  • Closing date: Thursday 21 September, 12:00pm
  • Reference number: 27/17


You’ll form part of a team providing a professional safeguarding service for Church congregations and CrossReach (the Church of Scotland Social Care Council) to protect children and vulnerable adults within congregations and the various social care services operated by the Church. You’ll give advice, guidance and practical support both initial and ongoing and will assess child and adult protection referrals and wellbeing concerns and provide professional advice as appropriate.

You’ll need good practical experience in a relevant sector such as social work, police or healthcare with relevant qualifications.

Closing date: Thursday, 21 September 2017 at 12pm

Please note that only successful candidates will be contacted.

No agencies please.

The Church of Scotland is a charity registered in Scotland SCO11353