Safeguarding and Quality Officer

Job Reference: 76950
Posted: Friday 5th July 2024
Closing Date: Monday 29th July 2024
Up to £26,871 per annum
Stockport, Greater Manchester

Are you interested in a new and diverse role to oversee Safeguarding nationally and ensure appropriate national follow up? Are you interested in Social Care Governance?

Have you got good attention to detail and follow up? And do you want to be part of a dynamic and experienced team?

We are looking for a highly motivated, responsive and caring individual who is flexible and interested in carrying out a diverse and rewarding role as Safeguarding & Quality Officer. You will be based largely at our Head Office in Stockport and with some planned visits to services which will require national travel. You will work proactively with the Quality Team to effectively oversee Social Care Governance processes

The successful post holder will have a proven experience in social care good practice preferably at a senior level or in a closely related field. You will be an excellent communicator verbally and in writing and be good at establishing trust and rapport with others. You will get full support and training in the role and will receive regular supervision and support.

Creative Support is an established not for profit social care company with an excellent level of achievement with CQC (Care Quality Commission) supporting over 6,000 vulnerable adults.

If you are interested in the role and would like to discuss it further please contact Jo Botham, Head of Social Care Governance on 0161 236 0829.

37.5 hours per week full time. Part time work available no less than 30 hours.  Based at Head office Stockport with some national travel.

Benefits of working with Creative Support:

We offer all employees competitive pay and a pension contribution in addition to 28 days annual leave. As an employer that is committed to the professional development of our staff we also support our care staff to complete the nationally recognised Care Certificate and pay for your enhanced DBS. Additional benefits include enhanced maternity leave, employee support programmes and an additional day of leave each year on or around your Birthday.

Creative Support is a passionate, inclusive, and anti-racist organisation. We are a Stonewall Diversity Champion, Disability Confident Employer, who have recently received Investors in People Gold award. We actively encourage applications from candidates from all backgrounds and cultures, however we can only accept fully completed applications from those located in and eligible to work within the UK – Please be aware we are currently at full capacity with our Visa Sponsor Licenses, therefore we are not accepting applicants who are seeking sponsorship.

We are also not accepting applicants who are currently on a Skilled Worker Visa, seeking secondary employment, as we are unable to actively track the hours worked with the primary sponsor.

We will be interviewing for this role as suitable applications are received and may close this role before the closing date upon a successful candidate being appointed. We do not notify unsuccessful candidates of their outcome at application stage, previously unsuccessful applicants must wait six months before reapplying.

Application Instructions:

To apply, candidates must complete the online application form located on our company website via the listing for the above reference numbered role. We do not accept CV’s as a method of application.

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Completed Application Forms must be submitted to our Head Office address (below) or emailed to be considered for the vacancy. If you have not received a response to your application within 10 working days of the closing date please accept this as notification of an unsuccessful application. Unsuccessful applicants must wait 6 months before reapplying. We do not provide outcomes for unsuccessful applications.

For role or application queries please email

Recruitment Department, Creative Support Ltd, Wellington House, 131 Wellington Road South, Stockport, SK1 3TS

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