Safeguarding & Attendance Officer Outwood Primary Academy Kirkhamgate, Wakefield

Grade 6, Scale points 12-17, £7,469.84 - £8,247.30
15hrs per week - Monday to Friday 08:30-11:30am
Start Date
3 September 2019

When completing your application, please give due regard to the attached Job Description and Person specification. Please note that all of the essential criteria listed on the Person Specification will be used to shortlist candidates for interview. If you do not demonstrate and / or evidence that you meet all of the essential criteria elements, you will not be selected for interview.

The postholder will be responsible for providing operational and administrative support to promote whole school attendance strategies. The successful candidate must be able to demonstrate an ability to communicate with children and adults at all levels, both verbally and in writing, they must be able to work on own initiative and as part of a team and be able to prioritise workload whilst working under pressure and maintaining confidentiality at all times.

Outwood Grange Academies Trust
The Outwood Grange Academies Trust (OGAT) was born out of the success of Outwood Grange, a large school of 2,200 students which has achieved record exam results every year for the past 10 years, culminating in 84% including English & Maths. Outwood Grange is an Outstanding school recognised by Ofsted – achieving all Grade 1s – and was one of the first National Leader of Education Support Schools.

Outwood Primary Academy Kirkhamgate
Is proud to be recognised as a National Teaching School as part of the Outwood Institute of Education multi teaching school alliance.

To underpin the academy’s principle of ‘Children First’, Outwood Primary Academy Kirkhamgate prides itself on providing a high standard of education within a safe, caring and positive ethos. We endeavour to make our pupil’s learning as exciting and enjoyable as we can. We work to enable our children to become successful learners, to achieve the best they can in order to prepare them for life in the local and world-wide community.

Please apply online by clicking on the 'Apply Now' button, or you can contact the reception of the academy for an application pack. Alternatively you can contact Lorraine Andrew ( for a hard copy application form.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students. All offers of employment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

We reserve the right to close advertisements early. Advertisements will therefore close at 12 noon, either on the advertised closing date, or the day the decision has been taken to close the advertisement early.

Please note that there is currently a job evaluation exercise being undertaken across the Trust. The salary advertised for this post is therefore subject to job evaluation and may change.



Vacancy Closed

This vacancy has closed and no longer accepts applications.

Key Dates

Closing Date
Interview Date
Week commencing 10 June 2019


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