Attendance Welfare Officer

Ormiston Ilkeston Enterprise Academy
Responsible to: 
The Principal, delegated to the Assistant Principal: Inclusion
37 hours per week, term time plus 3 weeks (42 weeks)
Salary/salary scale: 
£23,529 - £25,086
Closing date: 
14th Aug 2017, 12:00 pm
Interview date(s): 
To be advised
Start date: 
Required as soon as possible

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and ambitious person as our Attendance Welfare Officer to work with the Assistant Principal (Inclusion) on support procedures to improve student attendance and punctuality, at what is an exciting point in our development

This is an exciting time to be joining our Academy. OIEA is a secondary school with 610 pupils on roll and is an important part of its local community. We are making progress in our vision to give all pupils at the school an outstanding education, and we hope you can join us moving the academy forward.

Our new building houses the English, science and mathematics departments in state of the art facilities. Our Academy is a vibrant and friendly place to work. We offer excellent CPD opportunities for staff at all levels.

Are you?
 calm, well organised, reliable and determined to succeed;
 enthusiastic about working with young people, teachers and other support staff?
If so then we can offer:
 the chance to work as part of a professional non-teaching support staff team;
 on-going support and training.

For an informal chat or to arrange a visit please contact Jo Watkinson, Assistant Principal on 0115 9303724

Please complete the application form as fully as possible, and attach a separate letter of application. As a guide, this should be no more than two sides of A4, addressing the criteria identified in the Person Specification, explaining how your experience has prepared you for this role and school,

Ormiston Ilkeston Enterprise Academy is committed to safeguarding all our students. Successful candidates will be required to undergo enhanced DBS checks and reference requests will indicate specific questions relating to their suitability to work with children.

How to apply: 

If you are interested in applying please download and complete the application form which can be found at . Please return your completed application form together with a covering letter saying why you feel you are suitable for the post to

Attendance Welfare Officer JD - July 2017.doc110.5 KB
Attendance Welfare Officer Person Spec - July 2017.doc120.5 KB
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