WPT Risk Manager

Vacancy Details

Risk Manager


About the role

We have an excellent opportunity for an experienced Risk Manager to join our growing Central Team, to help shape our policies and procedures within this area, providing hands on development of risk models, operational risk and assuring controls are operating effectively across the Trust.

Reporting to the Senior Operations Manager, you will be responsible for the Trust risk management process including the Risk Register and the Trust Complaints process, providing support and training to our schools and managing responses to Freedom of Information requests and Subject Access requests. As well as supporting the CEO/CFO with and business case applications and take a lead on planning around significant school changes, including expansion.

Ideally, you will have theoretical, practical and procedural knowledge in a specialist area of requirement for this role.

How to apply

Head to our recruitment website to apply for this role.

Please upload a supporting statement which should be no longer than two sides of A4 (this should not be a CV) clearly demonstrating:

  • Why you are applying for this position
  • How you meet the competencies of this role using examples from your current and previous experience (please refer to the job description on the WPT website)
  • Any information which you consider relevant that you have not already mentioned

This information is important as it will be used in the shortlisting process to identify suitable candidates for interview and assessments.

We may hold interviews as and when applications are received, and this job may be withdrawn without notice. We encourage you to apply as soon as possible.

In line with our commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students, the appointment will be subject to an enhanced disclosure check by the Disclosure and Barring Service and satisfactory references. Shortlisted applicants will undergo relevant checks in line with statutory guidance.

Further information about the Disclosure Scheme can be found at www.gov.uk/disclosure-barring-service-check

Please note we operate safer recruitment and we do not accept CVs, all applicants must complete an application form in full.

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