Education Welfare & Court Officer

Telford & Wrekin Council
Telford, Shropshire
£25, 419 - £27,514
Closing date
19 Aug 2022

Job Details

The post holder will be responsible for supporting school staff in improving school attendance and reducing persistent absence, identifying (and signposting 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.

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Why work for Telford & Wrekin Council?

As a co-operative council, the work environment is innovative, creative and entrepreneurial.

You will be joining an organisation that works hard on a personal and professional level, and most importantly, an administration that serves local communities to the highest possible standards. And, as a council employee, you are entitled to a range of excellent terms and conditions like flexible working hours, a modern working environment and, career progress.

What’s in it for you?

  • Good work/life balance. Work from home. Annual pay increments. Training courses and workshops. Annual Personal Professional Development (APPD) Automatic membership of the Local Government Pension Scheme. Discount on products and services, such as theme parks and discounted travel. Free parking for employees.
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