Job Description

Education Welfare Safeguarding & Family Liaison Officer

Full time, 37 hours per week, 41 weeks per year (term time, INSET days plus 2 weeks)

Grade E

Full time equivalent salary range: £31,346 – £36,922 per annum

Actual salary range: £28,075 – £33,069 per annum

‘How will you make a difference to some of our most

vulnerable students?’

Can you make a difference in a child’s life? Are you looking for the next step in your career?

This is an exciting opportunity to join our successful and hardworking inclusion team. We

are seeking an empathetic, approachable person to implement strategies to achieve and

maintain good levels of school attendance. You will join a fantastic team of support staff at

our school who really want to make a difference to young people’s lives. You will play a vital

role at Light Hall, promoting positive attitudes towards high levels of regular school

attendance, supporting our students and their families to improve their children’s access to

learning. You will liaise with external agencies to reduce absence and improve social and

educational inclusion for individual students. You will be a crucial person in maximizing the

opportunities we give to our students to ensure they have the best chance to gain the

excellent education on offer at Light Hall.

In return for everything you can bring, we can offer you training and CPD opportunities to

further support your development as well as a range of staff benefits including local

government pension with generous employer contribution and free employee wellbeing

services such as free physiotherapy and chiropractor sessions, GP consultations for staff

and their children 24 hours a day, 7 days a week worldwide and flu jabs.

You can find out more about this role by:

 visiting our school website to download a candidate pack and

application form

 visiting the school – visits to the school are not possible at the moment, however, you

can look at our virtual school tour at the link here

 please contact Anna Williams, HR, Office and Cover Manager on 0121 746 5060 or

email if you need any further information.

Closing date: 9.00am on Wednesday 1st December 2021

We look forward to hearing from you.

Light Hall School is committed to safeguarding the welfare of all children and young

people and expects its staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is

required for all successful candidates.

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