Strategic Data Manager Ellesmere Port Catholic High School, Ellesmere Port, Cheshire

Job description

To contribute to the development of the strategic leadership of the school, particularly with reference to the use, development and impact of the use and analysis of data. To continually aim to improve systems and provision, being at the forefront of national developments.

To develop and maintain a sophisticated data system to facilitate the monitoring of learners’ attainment and progress, using internal and external sources of information.

To act as the information systems manager for Arbor and other pupil-based data systems and data protection lead.

To contrast the school timetable

Essential educational requirements

• Educated to Degree Level or Equivalent, or to A Level with significant experience
• Knowledge and understanding of the data requirements of schools
• Knowledge of a variety of ICT applications including MIS systems and Excel
• An understanding of statistical data analysis and ability to produce reports
• Ability to interpret or analyse data or situations in order to make a decision or recommendation

Essential qualifications

• Experience of operating Management Information Systems
• Excellent ICT skills, preferably with advanced skills in Microsoft Word and Excel
• Experience of data input and manipulation
• Experience of development, management and operation of computerised administration systems
• Experience of working at a senior level and managing a team

Essential skills and experience

• Excellent verbal and written communication skills and able to present to a variety of audiences
• Excellent organisational and time management skills
• Ability to plan and implement systems to maximise use
• High level competence in using IT with advanced skills in manipulation of data
• Outstanding accuracy and attention to detail
• Ability to work on own initiative
• Ability to lead and motivate a team
• Ability to produce written reports suitable for a variety of audiences

About Ellesmere Port Catholic High School

Capenhurst Lane, Ellesmere Port, Cheshire, CH65 7AQ
LA Maintained School
Ellesmere Port Catholic High School website (opens in a new window)