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Job details
Employer Ecclesfield School
Location Sheffield
Salary NJC Grade 5, £17495 - £20471 per annum (Full time equivalent salary £20,456 - £23,935)
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed

Full Time: 37hrs per week (Term Time Only)

Ecclesfield School is a larger than average secondary school based in the north of Sheffield close to motorway links and networks.

The governors wish to appoint to this key role focussed on attendance management. Working with the school Education Welfare Officer You will closely liaise with key staff across the school to ensure high levels of attendance are sustained by our students.

This is a fast-paced environment. The successful candidate will have the aptitude to work with data using the schools information management systems (e.g. SIMS) together with MS Office Suite of products to support presentation of that information.

You will have excellent communication and administrative skills to enable you to fulfil the requirements of the post as well as ensuring there is consistently good liaison with parents/carers, staff and agencies.

If you think you have what it takes to contribute to the continued improvements in this area we would like to hear from you.

Candidates will have;

  • Ability to work with both students and parents in school and where necessary outside the school.
  • Recent evidence of professional development that supports the nature of the role.
  • Experience within a school would be highly desirable but is not essential. However, where no prior school experience exists the applicant must be a quick learner.

Full details are provided on application in the job description.

For further information, or to request an application pack, please contact our recruitment partner Jessica Galvin at Hays Education on 0114 217 1556, or

Further information can be found on

Closing date: Monday 24th April 2017, 12 noon.
Interviews: Wednesday 3rd May 2017.

We support the welfare of our team through an Employee Assistance Westfield Health Package given to all contracted employees at the school.

Ecclesfield School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to complete a DBS form in line with Section 115 of the Police Act 1997.

Ecclesfield School
Chapeltown Road
S35 9WD
Headteacher: Mr. J. Wirth

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