Education Welfare Officer / Attendance Manager Outwood Grange Academies Trust (Central Region), Wakefield

£23,973 to £26,608
Grade 9, SCP 22-25
37 hours per week, term time plus 15 days
Start date
As soon as possible
Please note this position requires driving

Outwood Grange Academies Trust are seeking to appoint an Education Welfare Officer/Attendance Manager to lead academy attendance teams and to engage students and their parents/carers where poor attendance is identified as a barrier to learning.

The successful candidate will be a highly self-motivated individual with excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

Previous experience of working with children and families and with other agencies is essential, preferably within an education welfare setting.

The successful applicant will be employed to work initially at Outwood Academy Hemsworth, however, this post is regional and and can be deployed to work at any academy within the central region.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a highly motivated and driven individual. You must possess the skills and determination to make a significant difference to the lives of our students.

The purpose of this post is to fulfil our responsibility in the improvement of attendance and enhance the life chances of our students across Outwood Grange Academies Trust.

The Outwood Grange Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.

All appointments will be subject to a satisfactory Enhanced DBS check.

To apply online please visit our website at or contact HR on 01977 624220 ext. 247 or email



Outwood Grange Academies Trust (Central Region)


01924 204350
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