Safeguarding Support Officer, General Synod Office

  • Full time
  • £24,819 – £28,404
  • Edinburgh (On site)
  • Closing 30th May 2024

  • Advertised from 7th May 2024
  • Two year fixed term appointment


The Scottish Episcopal Church seeks to appoint a Safeguarding Support Officer. The role includes a range of Safeguarding support responsibilities including the processing of applications for criminal disclosure checks under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups Scheme, training administration and record keeping. The post is based at the General Synod Office, Edinburgh.

Candidates applying for the post will have:

  • Good communication, administrative and organisational skills; a logical, systematic and innovative approach to challenges and opportunities.
  • Experience in the use of information and communications technology and commonly used IT applications within an office environment, especially MS Word and Excel.
  • Experience of or awareness of Safeguarding
  • An ability to take initiative and work independently within agreed parameters.

Application notes

Application pack available below

Closing date for applications: 12 noon, Thursday 30 May 2024

Interview date: Thursday 6 June in Edinburgh