Data Assistant, Stoke-on-Trent

Closing date:

Thistley Hough AcademyStoke-on-Trent

Date posted:
Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £15,275 - £16,400
Contract term: Permanent

Data Assistant

Required as soon as possible

37hours per week, term time + 2 weeks

Salary: Level 4, scp 13 - 17, 

£15,275 - £16,400 per annum

As Stoke-on-Trent’s most rapidly improving school, we are seeking to appoint a Data Assistant to support the Assistant Principal (Data & Reporting) in making a positive impact on the educational progress of all students. 

The successful candidate will primarily support the tracking and monitoring of student performance data, including the use of analysis software to build data collection systems and reports. They will contribute to the monitoring of student progress and work with the Senior Leadership Team when data requests are made. They will also be engaged in collecting, recording and analysing “THA Voice” activites, taking in views of students, parents and other stakeholders. The successful candidate will support the production of reports for parents, staff and the Academy council, and assist in the planning, preparation, organisation and delivery of Parental Consultation Evenings, and GDPR compliance. They will also support the Pastoral and Behaviour teams regarding rewards and sanctions data.

The successful applicant will be able to work on their own initiative and will be well organised, flexible and commited to pursuing all necessary measures to improve the progress and raise the attainment of all groups of learners. They will have excellent IT skills and a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office; including Access and Excel. A knowledge of Capita SIMS, Classcharts and/or 4Matrix would be an advantage but full training will be given to the right candidate. The role may be suitable for a new graduate with a relevant field of study. You may be required to complete First Aid training and deliver First Aid as part of this role.

Letters of application should be written to the Person Specification and should outline the skills and experiences that you could bring to make a difference at our academy. They should be no more than 2 sides of A4 paper and written in Arial font size 12.  A standard Application Form must also be completed which can accessed on the school website: and returned via email to 

Closing date: Monday 25th February 2019


Interviews: TBC


Thistley Hough Academy is committed to the safeguarding and welfare of children and young people and expects all its employees to share this commitment. This post is exempt under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced check by the Disclosure and Barring Service. 

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More about Thistley Hough Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Address: Newcastle Lane, Penkhull, Stoke-on-Trent, ST4 5JJ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1782 883500
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