Safeguarding Adults Protection Administrator Job at Derby City Council – Derby

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Full time


Grade C – £19,312 to £19,698 a year

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Job description

Directorate: People Services

Hours: 37 hours a week

Contract type: Permanent

Location: The Council House

This is an opportunity to work with The Safeguarding Adults and Professional Standards Team, based at the Council House.

The Safeguarding Adults Administrator will provide administrative support to the Safeguarding Adults & Professional Standards Service and Derby Safeguarding Adults Board including the inputting of Safeguarding Referrals onto the systems, supporting with data inputting in relation to the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards and providing administrative support to the training function.

You will need to have proven experience as an administrator and be comfortable and adapt at taking clear and concise minutes.

You will also take calls from adults with care and support needs who may be experiencing abuse or neglect.

To be successful you will need to be able to demonstrate the following competencies:

  • Relevant office experience
  • Experience of maintaining databases such as Excel
  • Experience of dealing with written and electronic correspondence
  • Ability to work as part of a team and with minimum supervision
  • Have an appreciation of and commitment to maintaining confidentiality
  • Have strong organisation and prioritisation skills
  • Be methodical and have attention to detail
  • Experience of taking minutes at meetings

For further information, email [email protected] or telephone 01332 642961.

As part of our safer recruitment checks the successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Please be aware that where there are staff within the organisation who are ‘at risk’ of redundancy, requirements to redeploy to another suitable role will apply and take priority

The closing date for this vacancy is Monday 11 October 2021 at midnight. Any application forms received after the closing date will not be accepted.

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Company: Derby City Council –

Company Location:  Derby

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