Safeguarding & Child Protection Caseworker

  • Contract type - Permanent
  • Salary range - £22,672-£25,800
  • Location - Manchester
  • Closing date - July 8, 2022

Due to the growth of the academy, we are seeking to appoint an outstanding colleague to join our academy as a Safeguarding & Child Protection Caseworker.

The role of the Safeguarding & Child Protection Caseworker is to play a substantial role in the daily response to safeguarding concerns and referrals and to monitor safeguarding within off site provision and liaise with the off site provisions about our students.

We are looking for a suitably experienced, enthusiastic, driven, hardworking individual who is able to use their own initiative and can relate to and establish an excellent rapport with students.

The Co-op Academy Manchester was judged by Ofsted (February 2018) to be a “good” school with outstanding features. Our values of Fairness, Ambition and Respect are promoted by all students and staff. The Ofsted report states that “The academy has been transformed. It has raised aspiration for the local community and improved the lives of students”.

“The Co-op Academies Trust, as an aware employer is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults as its number one priority. This commitment to robust recruitment, selection and induction procedures extends to organisations and services linked to the Trust on its behalf”.

Please take time to review the Co-op Academies Trust brochure which outlines “Why work for CAT”. In addition, Trust employees enjoy a comprehensive benefits package, including discount gym memberships & leisure offers, childcare vouchers, cycle to work, Co-op Credit Union, season ticket & rental deposit loans, cash-back healthcare scheme and co-operative discount offers.

If you would relish the opportunity of joining a forward thinking staff who are committed to changing the lives of students and you are a resilient, ambitious individual please visit our website or contact Mrs Claire Downend, the Co-op Manchester, Plant Hill Road, Higher Blackley, Manchester M9 0WQ. Alternatively e-mail to or telephone 0161 795 3005.

Please note – The academy is unable to accept a C.V. as a form of application.
closing date is 8 July 2022 at 12 noon


Claire Downend

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