Attendance and Welfare Officer

Mossbourne Victoria Park Academy
10 Mar 2018
14 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Attendance and Welfare Officer

Salary – £18,000 – £20,000 based on experience

Hours of work – Term Time Only plus 1 week and INSET days

Contract – Permanent

Start date – ASAP

Closing date – 2nd April 2018

Location – Mossbourne Victoria Park Academy, Victoria Park Rd, London E9 7HD

Interview dates – On-going

Student attendance and the welfare of students are at the heart of pastoral care at Mossbourne Victoria Park Academy and as such this role plays a key part in ensuring students’ well-being.

The Academy is currently seeking a dynamic individual to provide support to the Pastoral Team in dealing with the attendance and welfare of students, to act as first point of contact for parents and to be responsible for implementing the relevant sections of the Academy's Health & Safety policy i.e. medical treatment/first aid and infection control.

The successful applicant will act in accordance with professional codes all times, including maintaining strictest confidentiality when dealing with sensitive information. They will have excellent organisational and communication skills and the ability to be flexible in responding effectively to a range of diverse demands.

Experience of working in a school setting and using school systems such as SIMS is ideal.

Working for a Mossbourne Academy means being part of a community of exceptional practitioners. Colleagues at Mossbourne are warm, welcoming and supportive, where each morning you can expect a “hello” from a friendly face. As one of countries leading Federations, expectations on staff are high. The Mossbourne Federation engages with and supports its workforce, providing an inspirational working environment, which nurtures the development of personal and professional excellence.

Set within the metropolitan borough of Hackney, Mossbourne Federation academies are bordered by the 2012 Olympic Village, and green flag award winning Hackney Downs. All Federation academies are in close proximity to London Overground stations, providing a no fuss commute for colleagues living in other London Boroughs. London’s fashionable ‘East End’, where there is a plethora of cultural activities available in locations such as Dalston, Shoreditch, and Kingsland Road are also only a stone’s throw away.

Federation staff are rewarded through access to a comprehensive benefits package, including but not limited to;

  • First rate professional development
  • NQT training programme
  • Season Ticket Loans
  • MossBike – Cycle to work scheme
  • Child Care Vouchers
  • Coaching and Mentoring
  • Employee Assistant Programme
  • Corporate Gym Membership
  • Discounts at local restaurants
  • Recruitment Applicant Awards
  • The Mossbourne Allowance (conditions apply)

If you are passionate about innovative education, have a commitment to personal excellence and are ready for a new challenge, we welcome your application.

Please note that CV’s or incomplete application forms will not be considered. All other applications will be considered, however, only those that are shortlisted will be contacted. Mossbourne Federation reserves the right to close adverts earlier than the stated deadline.

The Mossbourne Federation is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff to share this commitment. Applicants will be required to undergoing child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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