Vacancy: National Safeguarding Officer

Hours:  1 day/week

Location: Based at Sport Wales National Centre (Cardiff)/home based

Salary: £20,000 pro rata (£4000 per annum)

Contract type: Fixed term: funded until 31st March 2020

About Table Tennis Wales

Table Tennis Wales (TTW) is the National Governing Body for the sport in Wales and our ambition is to inspire Wales to enjoy Table Tennis- a sport for all, for life.  We are aiming to grow the sport in existing and new settings and develop pathways for players, coaches and officials.  We work with clubs and leagues across Wales and deliver an elite performance programme based at the Sport Wales National Centre, Cardiff.

The Role

TTW are looking for an enthusiastic and knowledgeable professional to support and advise Table Tennis Wales and its clubs/leagues on safeguarding in the sport.

 As an organisation we have already achieved the NSPCC CPSU Level 2 Standard for Safeguarding and in time we will work towards the Level 3 Standard. We are recruiting a National Safeguarding Officer (NSO) to build on these foundations and embed this work across the sport. 

The NSO will be the designated person within the organisation for managing and reporting concerns and for putting into place procedures to safeguard children/vulnerable adults in the organisation, including supporting club and regional welfare officers. 

The post is initially funded until the 31st March 2020 and is subject to extension if further grant funding is received.

If you would like an informal discussion about this role then please contact: Rhian Pearce, CEO on or 029 20 334999.  To apply for this position, please send a CV and covering letter stating how you meet the person specification to Neil O’ Connell, TTW Company Secretary at:  

Closing date: Friday 26th April 2019 (5pm)

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