Student Welfare Officer, Hertfordshire

Closing date:

The Bushey AcademyHertfordshire

Date posted:
Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Grade H3, SCP 14 – 17 Pro rata salary £10,366.62 - £10,949.63 per annum inclusive of Fringe Allowance
Contract term: Permanent

Student Welfare Officer

25 hours per week, 40 weeks per year (term time, plus 2 weeks), worked Monday to Friday 9.30-2.30pm (some flexibility around start and finish times can be considered)

Grade H3, SCP 14 – 17 Pro rata salary £10,366.62 - £10,949.63 per annum 

inclusive of Fringe Allowance

Could you be an enthusiastic and experienced Student Welfare Officer who would like to join an academy rated as Good by Ofsted? 

If you believe that anyone can excel and that everyone deserves the best then this is the job for you.

As a Student Welfare Officer you will provide medical/welfare service and support to students and will contribute to specific interventions which impact positively on student wellbeing, attendance and performance. You will have a friendly, calm and confident manner and be able to communicate effectively and positively with students with different cultural, physical and social needs. You will have strong administration skills and will possess a first aid qualification. In addition you will be able to demonstrate your ability to support students in an educational setting. 

We can offer:

  1. Professional development opportunities 
  2. Support and mentoring by a strong Senior Leadership Team and department heads 
  3. A full induction programme for new staff to the academy 
  4. An incentive package, which includes: complimentary gym membership, access to the cycle scheme, childcare vouchers and full use of an employee assistance      programme 
  5. Promotion and career development within a multi academy trust setting (Meller      Educational Trust) 
  6. The opportunity to work in our double award winning £30 million new building with      excellent facilities
  7. A full programme of wellbeing and social activities as part of our commitment as an      Investors in People (Health and Wellbeing Award) employer

If you would like to join an oversubscribed, forward thinking academy with a strong vision, and a team of staff and students who share the commitment to its success and are ‘Proud to Belong’ then, we would welcome your application. 

Please visit our website for a job description and application form. Your application form and letter of application should be e-mailed to CVs are not accepted.

Closing date: 9am 20 November 2017

Interviews: w/c 20 November 2017

The Bushey Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. All staff will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure.


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More about The Bushey Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: London Road, Bushey, Hertfordshire, WD23 3AA, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 208 950 9502
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Bushey Academy is 20 minutes by train from London Euston and enjoys a leafy setting close to the urban environment of Watford. It has a strong vision and ethos which has led to a rapid expansion in student numbers, currently at 1100, and impressive e...