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Contextual Safeguarding Coordinator

Vacancy Summary
Adur & Worthing Councils
£20,661 - £22,658 per annum
Worthing Police Station
Working Pattern:
Full Time
37 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
19/02/2018 at 23:55 PM
Vacancy Description

Contextual Safeguarding Co-ordinator – 12 months contract


From £20,661 -22,658 p.a

Scale / Band



37 hours

Place of work



Closing date

19th February 2018


5th March 2018

Duties of the post:

This is an exciting opportunity to join the Communities and Wellbeing Team at Adur and Worthing Councils in a newly developed role.

As Contextual Safeguarding Co-ordinator, you will work with the community, police and partner agencies, to pull together information and intelligence to respond to the risks faced by young people and vulnerable adults.

The role will be varied and fast paced. You will be responding to a variety of community safety issues which will include Child Sexual Exploitation, Modern Day Slavery, Anti Social Behaviour, Extremism and drug related activity.

We are looking for someone who can analyse information, produce reports, research best practice and contribute to innovative projects to help safeguard the vulnerable members of our community

The successful candidate will have strong admin skills, be an excellent team player with a passion for working with a diverse range of people and issues.

Please note - This role is based in Worthing Police Station. The successful candidate will need to be cleared through Sussex Police vetting procedures. Failure to clear vetting, will lead to a retraction of the offer of employment.

If you would like an informal chat about this post, please contact;


Equal Opportunities
Adur and Worthing councils have a commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Adur District and Worthing Borough Councils are equal opportunities employers and encourages applications from people with disabilities, ethnic minorities, people of any religion or belief or sexual orientation and job sharers. Childcare subsidy is payable in appropriate cases. Work base location is indicated, however you may be asked to work at any such place within the Adur District and Worthing Borough Council Service’s area as required.

Additional Information
As part of Adur & Worthing Council’s ongoing commitment to redeployment, please note that this vacancy may be withdrawn at any stage of the recruitment process, without prior notice if a suitable redeployee (internal employee at risk of redundancy) is identified.
How to apply
In order to apply for this vacancy please use the Apply Online link below. No CVs or agency applications accepted.
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