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Job title:
Education Welfare Officer
Job reference:
People's Services
26 - 28 term time only plus 2 weeks
From: 20625 To: 22005 per annum
37 hours per week, term time only plus 2 weeks
Closing date:


The Education Welfare Service is a statutory service that offers a quality provision to children, their families and schools. The aim of the service is to enable pupils to attend school so they can benefit from the educational opportunities available and support families to resolve any problems of non-attendance.

A sound understanding of the education system SIMS and the ability to analyse data and complete reports, along with experience of working with children and families is required. Qualification in teaching, youth work, social work or similar would be desirable.

This Authority is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

The post is subject to Enhanced DBS disclosure.

Candidates must also possess a full driving licence and have access to a vehicle.

For informal discussion please contact Ann Robinson, Senior Education Welfare Officer 01744 676636.

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