Permanent Wellbeing & Safeguarding Officer, Wargrave House School & LEAP Specialist College, Merseyside

Wargrave House School & LEAP Specialist College
The Autism Specialists
449 Wargrave Road, Newton-le-Willows, Merseyside WA12 8RS
T 01925 224899 E W

Chief Executive Officer:  Mr Robin Bush
Head of Education: Mr Stuart Jamieson

Wargrave House Ltd Registered in England 5068428 Charity Reg. No. 1104715

Permanent Wellbeing & Safeguarding Officer
5 days per week Term Time Only + 3 weeks
Salary: £22,075
Start date, subject to satisfactory recruitment checks being completed

Wargrave House Limited operates a 38-week day non-maintained special school and independent specialist college for 5 to 25 year olds.  We have an excellent reputation for delivering outstanding education and care to children and young people with Autism.

Due to increasing student numbers, an opportunity has arisen for a hard-working, highly skilled and ‘outstanding’ professional who is passionate about safeguarding and ensuring the best possible outcomes for children and young people with autism.

We are looking for someone with a passion for wellbeing and safeguarding who wishes to further develop their specialist skills in this interesting and challenging field. The post is designed for a professional who can provide strong leadership and consistency in all aspects of safeguarding additionally there will be a requirement to cover lessons as required. Applications are invited from enthusiastic and ambitious professionals who have the vision and energy to sustain effective systems and promote essential safeguarding legislation protocols

You will be expected to demonstrate high aspirations for all our young people, whilst modelling effectiveness through your own continuing professional development.

In return, we can offer an enthusiastic learning environment including full induction and training, together with Teachers Pension Scheme and a non-contributory occupational health scheme.

To apply
If you are committed to providing the very best to support positive outcomes for our Organisation, we would welcome an application from you and provide a personal statement (no more than 2 sides of A4)

Please visit our website at for more details and an application pack. Please note applications will only be accepted on the official application form and can emailed to

Closing date: Sunday 22nd August at 12 noon
Interviews: Friday 3rd September 2021

Wargrave House Limited operates a safe recruitment process.  Appointment to the post will be subject to suitable references and an enhanced Disclosure Barring Service check. Wargrave House Limited is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.