SEND Safeguarding, Attendance and Welfare Officer, Knowsley

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Vision for Education LtdKnowsley

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Supply
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

SEND Safeguarding, Attendance and Welfare Officer (September Start)

Vision for Education are pleased to be recruiting for an SEND Safeguarding, Attendance and Welfare Officer for an SEND school in Knowsley.

The school is an award-winning, Ofsted-rated “Good in all areas", 11-16, SEMH School. The pupils come from all over Knowsley, plus surrounding boroughs. 

The ideal candidate should have a passion for working with young people who can exhibit some challenging behaviour, with a flexible approach to ensure that the school delivers a pupil-centred education to allow each individual to obtain their full potential. 

In return, the school can offer you a very supportive and dedicated team, excellent working conditions, entry to an occupational pension scheme and commitment to professional development.

The successful candidate will be responsible for duties in relation to the role of Designated Safeguarding Deputy. They will be expected to develop, co-ordinate and implement strategies to improve pupil attendance, making sure that the school meets all of it's attendance and punctuality targets and requirements. They will also need to provide effective welfare support and guidance to learners, monitoring pupils at risk of leaving within curriculum areas and ensuring that effective intervention strategies are in place to keep students on programme.

To be employed for 12 months in the first instance with scope for extension or being made permanent in the future. 

The school, and Vision for Education, are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All candidates will be required to complete our safeguarding checks and undergo an enhanced DBS check.

In order to apply for this position, you will need to submit your CV immediately for consideration via the Apply button.

Now, A little about us!

Vision for Education is a leading education recruitment agency, who provide temporary and permanent teaching and support staff for primary, secondary and SEND schools across the country. 

As part of TES, the Times Educational Supplement, one of the largest educational organisations in the world, we strive to provide the best possible recruitment solutions to our client schools, and deliver the best possible service to our candidate teachers, teaching assistants and support staff.

Vision for Education can offer you:

- Excellent rates of pay

- Dedicated and experienced consultants

- PAYE Payroll

- Guaranteed Pay Scheme

- We offer an uncapped £50 refer a friend bonus scheme

- We offer local and easily accessible schools to you

- Free CPD courses to enhance your professional development

- We are a friendly, open and honest agency, who strongly believe in all our candidates

We have a refreshingly friendly approach to recruitment, and aim to support you in all aspects of the process every step of the way!

For more information on this or any of the roles we have available, then please call 0151 363 2266 and ask for Daniel.

Alternatively, you can email me at, or you can apply online.


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Type: Supply Agency