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Job Title Quality & Assurance Child Protection Manager - ONLINE APPLICATION FORMS ONLY
Job reference SSCP29
Department Children & Young People Services Department
Grade SCP 39-42
Pay From: £42,821 per annum To: £45,859 per annum
Hours 37 Hours Per week
Closing date 28 January 2021
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Job Description
St Helens Borough Council are looking to recruit to the Safeguarding Unit a QA & CP post. The post holder will lead on LADO and support the development within the Safeguarding Unit. The successful applicant will have experience in chairing multi-agency high risk meetings, understand and drive the development of process and systems and contribute to the quality assurance of partnership working.

Your primary responsibilities will be to chair allegations against adults who work with children and supporting the auditing process. You will report directly to the Head of Service for Safeguarding and Quality Assurance.

Working for St Helens Borough Council

* We are a strong, resilient Council, that respects and values the individuality and diversity that every employee brings to the Council.
* We seek to create a positive, open and working environment.
* Attractive salary and relocation package.
* Excellent pension scheme.
* Essential car user allowance is available subject to criteria being met.
* Free car parking.

For an informal discussion please contact Katherine Appleton, Head of Safeguarding & Quality Assurance on 01744 671210 or alternatively email

This Authority is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This post is subject to Enhanced DBS Disclosure and Social Work England Registration.

We welcome applicants from the BAME community.

Council employees are required to abide by the ethical standards embodied by the 7 NOLAN principles of conduct in public life. These include selflessness, integrity, objectivity, accountability, openness, honesty and leadership.
When applying for this vacancy, you have the following options:

For an application form and further details contact:

Ellie Speed
01744 673242
Human Resources, Town Hall, Victoria Square, St Helens, WA10 1HP

To apply online click on the button below:

Job Application Packs
Quality & Assurance Child Protection Manager Applicant Letter.pdf
Quality & Assurance Child Protection Manager Disclosure Application Form.pdf
Quality & Assurance Child Protection Manager Person Specification.pdf
Quality & Assurance Child Protection Manager Job Description.pdf
When requesting an application form please state your name, your address, the job you are interested in and the job reference number. The Council's official job application form must be completed in all cases. CVs should not be submitted as a replacement.