Data Manager, Oxfordshire

Oxford High School for Girls GDSTOxfordshire
Date posted:
Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: from £28,000 FTE (depending on experience)
Contract term: Permanent

Contract term: Permanent, term time only plus 10 days in the summer

We are looking for a highly organised and self-motivated data specialist to support the needs of the school with data and reporting activities. 

Using your knowledge of SIMS, you will be responsible for maintaining and developing our data management and processes in order to support the effective functioning of the school. Responsibilities include maintaining pupil information, assessment and academic reports and creating reports as required. 

The successful candidate will demonstrate experience using SIMS in their current or previous role, or a comparable MIS system. IT is central to the whole process of teaching and learning at the school and therefore having a strong technical understanding of IT systems, especially Microsoft Excel, is essential.  

If you have the relevant experience and passion to work in our busy school, we would love to hear from you. In return, we offer you a great community in which to work and where ideas are welcomed. Oxford High School is a dynamic and creative school with exceptional academic results.

About Oxford High School

Since its foundation over 140 years ago in the heart of Oxford’s historic city centre, Oxford High School has been innovative and pioneering in its approach to girls’ education.

Today, Oxford High School is a happy and vibrant place to work: our girls are highly motivated and ambitious, supportive yet self-aware. From our youngest Reception pupils through to our longest-serving members of staff, there is a real sense of pride at being part of the Oxford High community.

As well as our commitment to girls’ education, we are committed to investing in our staff’s personal development through training and learning initiatives and via the GDST network.


As part of the Girls’ day School Trust, the leading and largest group of independent girls’ schools in the UK, we offer a variety of benefits, which include:

  • Competitive salaries and pay progression
  • Access to extensive professional development opportunities
  • Training grants for qualifications
  • Generous pension schemes
  • Free life assurance benefit
  • Free school lunches
  • A discount of up to 50% on fees for children at GDST schools
  • Interest free loans for training, computer purchase loans and travel season ticket loans 
  • A Cycle to Work scheme 
  • Competitive terms and conditions of employment 

For further details and to apply for this vacancy please click the apply button.

Closing date: Wednesday 19th February 2020 at 12pm.

Interviews: Friday 28th February 2020.

Oxford High School and The GDST are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service. 

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