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Educational Welfare Officer (EWO)

University Academy Long SuttonLincolnshire

Educational Welfare Officer (EWO)

Required for Easter or earlier 

£29,920 per annum

37 hours per week, 52 weeks a year 

University Academy Long Sutton is a popular, oversubscribed 11-16 Academy in the rural market town of Long Sutton. The Academy is part of the Lincolnshire Educational Trust and this may bring the opportunity to work across the secondary school sites which are within close proximity of each other.

Due to our rapid rate of expansion, we are looking to appoint an EWO. The successful candidate will work closely alongside our Attendance Officer and Senior Leadership Team. You will have an understanding of issues affecting attendance, take a lead role in implementing Child Protection and Safeguarding policies and procedures to improve pupil attendance; taking appropriate interventions where required. You will also have an active role in making home visits to further improve home/school communication.

The ideal candidate will be educated to GCSE standard or above in English and Mathematics, have previous experience of monitoring attendance and reporting, be able to effectively use ICT and, whilst not essential, experience in the use of SIMS would be advantageous.

Visits to the Academy are welcomed and encouraged. For an informal discussion or to visit the Academy please contact Ellie Carter, PA to Principal either by telephone 01406 362120 or email 

An application pack can be obtained by visiting the Academy website

Closing date for applications: Friday 29 January 2021

Interviews will take place week commencing: Monday 1 February 2021

Applicants please note this post is subject to enhanced DBS clearance. This Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  

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