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  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    16 May 2022 at 9am

  • Date listed

    17 April 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term - 12 months

Full-time equivalent salary

Grade 6 (£26,975 – £30,984)

Family Engagement Officer job summary

Abbeyfield Primary Academy are seeking to appoint an experienced Family Engagement Officer who can confidently work passionately with our children and families to improve attendance and develop more positive attitudes to engagement with education. You will: • Have 2-3 years’ experience of working with families, in a supportive capacity • Be educated to at least NVQ level 3 / 4 or equivalent • Have a clean, full drivers licence • Have a commitment to on-going personal and professional development. • Have an interest in and a strong commitment to supporting children’s, development and well-being • Be caring and compassionate, treating children, families and colleagues with respect as individuals. Uphold the ethical principles and code of conduct. • Value diversity, equity and inclusion and have high expectations for every family • Be an effective team player and contribute to the whole school community • Be an excellent organiser and communicator with a proactive and friendly attitude If you believe you have the skills, knowledge and passion needed and would like to work in a busy, friendly environment where staff are valued, we would be delighted to hear from you. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and vulnerable adults and expect all staff to share this commitment. All successful candidates will be required to complete an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check.

Commitment to safeguarding

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and expect all staff to share this commitment. All successful candidates will be required to complete an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check. In line with the Keeping Children Safe in Education, candidates are advised that online searches will be conducted for all those shortlisted. Searches will not be conducted for those that are not shortlisted. The purpose of the search is to further assess candidates’ suitability for the role. Shortlisted candidates will have an opportunity to address any issues identified from the search at interview.
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About Abbeyfield Primary Academy

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
416 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
0114 242 0109

Abbeyfield Primary Academy is part of Five Rivers Multi Academy Trust which has outcomes for children at the forefront of its vision. We have a vast amount of experience in supporting all children to make good progress and develop an interest in learning which lays a solid foundation for a happy, safe and successful future as well-rounded individuals. We view curriculum with a wide lens to ensure our children are developed academically, creatively and emotionally. We strive to provide a curriculum that is accurate and representative of the communities we serve.

Five Rivers Multi Academy Trust is committed to investing heavily in its staff. Our workforce is the jewel in our crown and the reason our children succeed. Our Workforce Charter has been carefully crafted in consultation with unions to ensure staff are equipped with both the professional development and personal support needed to excel in their role and develop their career. We are committed to improving well-being through the reduction of workload, well-being initiatives and creating a professional development offer that focuses much more on investment and support as opposed to the monitoring and management of performance.

As an employer of choice, the Trust offers a competitive pay structure in line with national pay recommendations.

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