NJC SCP 20 (£25,9921 full-time equivalent)
The Governors of Beacon Academy are seeking to appoint an ambitious, enthusiastic, highly motivated and inspirational individual to take on the roll of Education Welfare/Attendance Officer at Beacon Academy.
This appointment is permanent, starting in September 2021.
Beacon Academy opened on 1 September 2017 as part of the Wellspring Academy Trust. We are an exciting, expanding, inclusive and dynamic secondary academy which places the student at the heart of our provision. Our distinctive ethos of ‘Human Scale Education’ sets us apart from other schools.
The academy was graded ‘Good’ by OFSTED in March 2020.
We are looking for someone who:
• Understands the issues that impact on school attendance.
• Will develop initiatives to promote high attendance and good punctuality.
• Has the ability to demonstrate both empathy and self-confidence when working with parents.
• Has the ability to build an excellent rapport with all members of the school and wider community.
• Will undertake home visits (use of a car is essential).
• Has good computer skills.
Ideally, we are looking for a candidate who has experience of a similar role within a school. You will be proficient in the use of Excel and be able to generate and analyse spreadsheets extensively. A thorough knowledge of SIMS (or equivalent), its reporting capabilities and spotlighting attendance would be an advantage.
Applying for the job
Please see school website www.beaconacademy.co.uk/jobs for Job Description and Application Form
If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.
Academy, ages 11 to 16
393 pupils enrolled
11 to 16
About Beacon Academy
We are an exciting, expanding, inclusive and dynamic secondary academy which places the student at the heart of our provision. Our distinctive ethos of ‘Human Scale Education’ sets us apart from other schools. At Beacon Academy your child will be known as an individual, supported and provided with opportunities to achieve academically and to develop as a young person.
Within our distinctive ethos we provide your child with opportunities, interventions and watch them thrive. We will continue to build upon solid foundations as an academy rated ‘Good’ by OFSTED. Regional champions in sports, poetry, photography and performing arts are just some examples of how your child will develop those crucial ‘soft skills’ needed to flourish in an ever changing world.LEARN MORE
Arranging a visit to Beacon Academy
Please contact Mrs T A Farr, Senior Office Manager for a discussion or to arrange a visit.