Attendance Manager/Education Welfare Officer, Wakefield

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Outwood Academy HemsworthWakefield

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Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Grade 7
Contract term: Permanent

Outwood Grange Academies Trust are seeking to appoint an Attendance Manger/Education Welfare Officer to lead academy attendance teams and to engage students and their parents/carers where poor attendance is identified as a barrier to learning. The successful candidate will be a highly self-motivated individual with excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

Previous experience of working with children and families and with other agencies is essential, preferably within an education welfare setting.

The successful applicant will be employed to work initially at Outwood Academy Hemsworth, however, this post is regional and can be deployed to work at any academy within the central region.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a highly motivated and driven individual. You must possess the skills and determination to make a significant difference to the lives of our students. The purpose of this post is to fulfil our responsibility in the improvement of attendance and enhance the life chances of our students across Outwood Grange Academies Trust.

Please note that there is currently a job evaluation exercise being undertaken across the Trust. The salary advertised for this post is therefore subject to job evaluation and may change.

Please note this position requires driving.

To apply, please visit: www.outwood.com > Vacancies. 

Closing date: Midday on 2 August 2019.

Interview date: 7 August 2019.

Outwood Grange Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All appointments will be subject to a satisfactory DBS check.



More about Outwood Academy Hemsworth
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Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Wakefield Road, Hemsworth, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF9 4AB, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1977 624220

Chief Executive Officer: Martyn Oliver

Principal: Toby Rutter

We are an 11-18 academy, based in the cathedral city of Wakefield in West Yorkshire, near Leeds.

We believe that learning should be both enjoyable and enriching. With a holistic view of ed...