Attendance and Education Welfare Officer

More than one school, Wootton Academy Trust

3 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    6 July 2022 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    6 June 2022

Important

This teaching role is at more than one school in the trust. You can find out more in schools overview.

Job details

Contract type

Permanent

Annual or full time equivalent salary

£23,484- £27,514

Actual salary

£19,906.73 - £23,322.85 pro-rated (actual salary) per annum depending on experience

Attendance and Education Welfare Officer job summary

Hours: 37 hours per week, term-time only (including 5 training days

We are currently looking to appoint an Attendance and Education Welfare Officer to join our thriving Trust.

We are seeking to appoint someone who is ambitious, a strong communicator, and an effective team player who will work collaboratively to contribute to our vision of “the pursuit to excellence” to ensure success for all our learners. This is an exciting role working with many stakeholders and therefore involves a great deal of communication, both verbal and written.

The post-holder will act as the Trust’s lead on all matters relating to student attendance data. Working with multi-agencies, particularly with Local Authority Early Help Teams, Multi-Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH) and other partners, to remove barriers that exist for parents/carers in supporting their children to achieve their full potential.

Closing Date: Open until filled. Please note that we will be running this as a rolling recruitment and selection process during the recruitment campaign, therefore please submit your application at your earliest opportunity.

Applying for the job

Applicants must complete the Trust’s application form - we cannot accept CVs. When applying, please complete all sections of the application form and ensure that you do not leave any gaps in your qualification/work history and that you give details of any periods not accounted for by full time employment, education or training. Forms with missing sections and/or gaps may not be considered. An Application Form and recruitment information can be downloaded from our website www.woottonupper.co.uk or requested by email from recruitment@wootton.beds.sch.uk.

Please return the completed Application Form either by email to recruitment@wootton.beds.sch.uk or by post to the HR Department, Wootton Academy Trust, Hall End Road, Wootton, Bedfordshire, MK43 9HT.

Wootton Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Wootton Academy Trust is committed to diversity in our workforce and welcome applications from all sections of the community. The role is covered by Part 7 of the Immigration Act 2016 and therefore the ability to speak fluent spoken English is an essential requirement for this role. All applicants must have the right to live and work in the UK.

A NOTE FOR RECRUITMENT AGENCIES - We prefer to hire people directly. We’ll be in touch if we need you!

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Supporting documents

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About the schools

Trust type
Multi-academy trust
Contact phone number
01234767123

Wootton Upper School and Kimberley 16 - 19 STEM College (in the nearby village of Stewartby) are operated by Wootton Academy Trust [WAT]. The two institutions are 3 miles apart and linked by a shuttle bus. WAT is highly ambitious and its vision is to provide outstanding education in all of its component parts.

School details

School type
Free School, ages 16 to 19
Education phase
View all 16-19jobs
School size
602 pupils enrolled
Age range
16 to 19

School type
Academy, ages 13 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
897 pupils enrolled
Age range
13 to 18

School locations

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