Data Support Officer, Braintree

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Alec Hunter AcademyBraintree

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Start date: 1 September 2018
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Actual Salary: £14,169.65 - £15,587.98 (negotiable)
Contract term: Permanent

Band 3, Point 17-21 (£18,672.00 – £20,541.00)

Actual Salary: £14,169.65 - £15,587.98 (negotiable)

30 hours per week, 43 weeks per year 

(term time plus INSET Days and additional 4 weeks)

Required for September 2018 

We are seeking to appoint a suitably qualified and experienced person to become our Data Support Officer. A good knowledge of Microsoft Excel is essential, and an understanding of data functions within the School Information Management System (SIMS) would be an advantage. The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate an ability to produce accurate data sets and respond swiftly to staff requests by providing quality information presented appropriately.

The post holder will report directly to the Student Services Manager, but will have regular contact with the Raising Standards Leaders for Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4.  He/She will offer support in ensuring that the data tasks that are integral both to reporting to parents and to our evaluation and monitoring processes, are carried out with accuracy, efficiency and to set timescales. This is an exciting opportunity for someone who relishes a challenge and wishes to support the school’s desire to have reliable data processes in place to deal with high demand and continually developing requirements. Candidates with advanced skills or additional experience may be eligible for an enhanced salary.

Alec Hunter Academy is a mixed, 11-16 comprehensive school, graded ‘good’ by Ofsted in 2017, with an established reputation as a warm and welcoming community. The school works in partnership with Saffron Walden County High School, one of the highest performing schools in Essex, through its membership of the Saffron Academy Trust. 

Our school is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. A Disclosure and Barring Service Certificate will be required for all posts. This post will be subject to enhanced checks as part of our Prevent Duty. If you would like to visit the school prior to making an application, please do not hesitate to contact us to arrange this.

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More about Alec Hunter Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Address: Stubbs Lane, Braintree, Essex, CM7 3NR, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1376 321813
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Alec Hunter Academy is a co-educational secondary school based in Braintree, Essex, for students aged 11-16. It is sponsored by the Saffron Academy Trust.   


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