Safeguarding Manager

England, Middlesex, Staines
Up to £45340 per annum
30 Jan 2019
20 Feb 2019
A2Dominion Group
Full Time
Organisation Type
Housing association / RP

Safeguarding Manager


£45,340 per annum

Staines - with travel required

35 hours per week

A2Dominion Group

We are a residential property group with a social purpose. Our vision is to improve people's lives through high quality homes and services. Whilst we take a commercial approach to housebuilding, we reinvest all of our profits into building more new homes and supporting the communities where we work.

We provide affordable, private and social rented homes, student, NHS and temporary accommodation, as well as supported housing and homes for older people. We also offer high-quality sustainable homes for sale and shared ownership, available through our FABRICA by A2Dominion brand. Whilst we take a commercial approach to housebuilding, all of the surpluses the Group generates are reinvested into supporting our social purpose, helping to deliver more homes and services for customers.

The group has been successful to date in embedding effective change throughout the business to enable it to meet regulatory, legislative and many best practice requirements to deliver safeguarding. We are now looking for someone to help us to maintain and improve the culture we have developed.

This is an exciting time to join A2Dominion and be part of the Group's £20m change programme, Fit for the Future, which is transforming the way we work and significantly improving the services we deliver to our customers.

The role

Are you a safeguarding professional with demonstrable technical knowledge, expertise and experience in safeguarding?

If so, we would love to hear from you.

This is a specialist role with an organisational wide responsibility for implementing our Safeguarding strategy. You will be responsible for continuing to support all staff to deliver effective safeguarding and achieving good outcomes in preventing and effectively responding to reports of harm, neglect and abuse. You will ensure that safeguarding remains a strategic objective and you will collate reporting and provide assurance to the leadership team and board.

As our Safeguarding Manager you will manage the implementation of our Safeguarding Strategy and look to establish safeguarding as a key driver within our organisation. You will work towards identifying areas of policy, practice and systems development that require improvement, and to work with the relevant directorates. You will have the ability to think strategically and think about our risks.

We are looking for someone who has excellent communication skills willing and able to collaborate both with our internal and external partners.

This is an excellent opportunity for someone with passion and drive to really identify and implement our safeguarding strategy. So if you have the expertise and experience in safeguarding, able to present to Board members and senior decision makers please apply now!

Rewards and Benefits

As an employee of A2Dominion, we want you to feel fairly rewarded and have a choice of flexible benefits, salary exchange benefits, and rewards and discounts that work for you, wherever you are in your life. All permanent members of staff receive a generous annual allowance of up to £300 to use towards health and lifestyle benefits for both you and your family. You are also provided with discounted childcare vouchers and cycling equipment throughout the year, and you pay for them by monthly salary deductions. Employees are usually provided with grace days to cover the period between Christmas and New Year. On top of all of this you will also receive 25 days annual leave.

Closing Date: Friday February 15th 2019

The Group is committed to equality of opportunity. We guarantee an interview to anyone with a disability whose application meets the minimum criteria for the post.

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