Education Welfare & Court Officer

Telford, Shropshire
£21,849 - £23,654 per annum
01 Dec 2020
06 Dec 2020
Job role
Contract Type
Full time

Attendance Support Team

Education Welfare & Court Officer

£21,849 - £23,654 per annum

Full time - 37 per week               

Term time only (plus 2 weeks)

The post holder will be responsible for supporting school staff in improving school attendance and reducing persistent absence, identifying (and signpost to) appropriate support services for children, young people and their families and ensuring children within the borough are accessing their entitlement to educational provision.

In addition the post holder will investigate cases of irregular school attendance & subsequently facilitate Interviews Under Caution with parents and represent the LA as a prosecutor in the Magistrates Court for school attendance related matters.

For further information on the role please click on the links below to view the job description and person specification.

We are committed to equality and diversity. Posts working with children or vulnerable groups will be subject to an appropriate criminal records check.

Sorry but CVs will not be accepted.

Supporting documents
Job Description & Person Specification