Education Welfare Officer

Job Info

Scale SCP 29-32
Salary £26,470 - £29,055 Pro Rata
Interview Dates TBA
Closing Date Friday 7th September 2018

Start date: October 2018
Contract term: Permanent

North Shore Academy is seeking to appoint an Education Welfare Officer. The successful candidate will support children in the academy whose education is at risk, they will help families to improve their children's access to learning and enable all children and young people to maximise their educational opportunities, especially those vulnerable groups that may need additional support. Candidates will need experience of using a social work or counselling approach to working with children and their parents and carers, as well as being able to complete accurate report writing and record keeping and will ideally have experience of working within the education system and in a multi-agency environment.

North Shore Academy is part of Northern Education Trust, a nationally recognised and trusted academy sponsor with vast experience of school improvement, and specialised experience in all aspects of education. Trustees are committed to working with local authorities, other agencies and industry to improve the lives and life chances of young people. We want to give our students the opportunity to be economically self-reliant and have the ability to choose their own pathways to success.

We can offer you an excellent opportunity for career progression both within the Academy and the Trust as well as a supportive professional environment with an ambitious leadership team and a clear vision for the Academy.

For further information contact the Business Manager, Dan Simpson [email protected]

North Shore Academy is committed to Safer Recruitment. Pre-Employment Checks will be undertaken prior to appointments being confirmed. Positions are subject to Enhanced DBS Checks. We expect all adults who work in our academy to share our commitment to Safeguarding and the Health and Well-Being of our Students.

Please return completed application forms to Dan Simpson - Business Manager

Email: [email protected]

Telephone: 01642 612381

Please note your letter of application/supporting statement should be no longer than 3 sides of A4.