Children Safeguard Lead

  • Job Reference: 6624840
  • Date Posted: 12 January 2018
  • Recruiter: Venn Group
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £280 to £350 Per Day
  • Sector: Healthcare
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Duration: 3-6 Months
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Venn Group is an equal opportunities employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates.

Contract Requirement

Children Safeguard Lead

Venn Group are currently working with a busy NHS organisation in London who are looking for the above to join their team on an interim basis

Duration: 3-6 months @ £280 - £350 Per day Inside IR 35

The Children Safeguard Lead will be responsible for:

  • Providing expert safeguarding  advice, clinical and supervisory support to staff on child protection issues and vulnerable adult issues
  • Ensuring that staff are using relevant policies and procedures in their work to safeguard children/vulnerable adults
  • Having a clear understanding of the law in relation to confidentiality and the Data Protection Act and advise staff appropriately in respect of managing sensitive and highly confidential data
  • Planning and/or delivering and evaluating Safeguarding training to all staff and providing training on specific issues to other disciplines as required
  • Working with health practitioners and their managers in developing high standards of practice in relation to vulnerable children, adults and their families

It is essential that the candidate must have the following skills and experience:

  • Registered Nurse or Specialist Public health nurse
  • Expert knowledge and evidence of continuing professional development in working within Safeguarding
  • Expert knowledge and evidence of continuing professional development in working with vulnerable families and risk assessment in practice
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to work as a team

If you are interested in this position please send your updated CV to or call Curtis Westley 020 7557 7667