Organisation British Gymnastics
Location Home based with national remit
Hours of Work 37 hours per week
Salary & Benefits £22,250 - £26,691 per annum (dependent upon experience) + pension + 34 days annual leave (includes Bank Holidays and Company Days) + Company Car
Closing Date 19 May
British Gymnastics is the UK Governing Body for gymnastics. We exist to support, lead and inspire all those involved or interested in gymnastics; from the creation of new programmes and activities at grass roots level in the community, to the development of talent producing international gymnasts.
Our Safeguarding & Compliance team is looking to appoint a Safeguarding Officer to cover Southern regions supporting our clubs and welfare officers.
Reporting to the Safeguarding & Compliance Manager, you will be required to ensure the safeguarding of children, young people and adults at risk working closely with members of the Safeguarding team and National/Regional/Club welfare officers. Working in partnership with statutory agencies charged with the oversight of the safeguarding of children, young people and adults at risk, you will also be required to provide advice and guidance to the membership in all matters relating to safeguarding and to be aware and reactive to International and National safeguarding issues.
The role will lead on the development, implementation and review of systems to safeguard and protect children, young people, and adults at risk involved in gymnastics in the community. You will also contribute to the development and delivery of an education programme.
With experience in a similar role, you will:
You will be able to demonstrate:
Due to the nature of the work, weekend and evening working may be required.
A full current UK Driving Licence and willingness to travel is essential.
For further information on the role please see the pdfRole Profile ( 131 KB )
British Gymnastics is an equal opportunities employer and aims to provide a discrimination-free working environment. We are committed to an action plan and policy in line with the Equality Act 2010, which ensures that no job applicant or employee receives less favourable treatment because of a protected characteristic.
Completed applications are to be returned by post or email to:
British Gymnastics, HR Department, Lilleshall National Sports Centre, Newport, Shropshire TF10 9NB
Tel: 0345 129 7 129 ext 2398
No files available
Closing Date for Applications: Friday 19th May 2017
Initial telephone Interviews: Week commencing Monday 22nd May 2017
Short listed formal Interviews: Week commencing 5th June 2017
Interview Venue: Lilleshall National Sports Centre