Post: Family Liaison Officer
Post Details: Permanent, Full Time /Term Time
Salary Scale: AAT Grade 6 SCP 16-22
Full time Equivalent Salary £23,369-£26,317 to be paid pro-rata for 37 Hours Per week, Term Time + 2 weeks at times to be agreed (41 weeks total)
Ambitions Academies Trust (AAT) comprises schools from all sectors: mainstream (primary and secondary) and special. AAT secures outstanding achievement and improved life chances of all our pupils. All our Academies have high expectations as the focus of their work. We are strongly committed to supporting colleagues in developing their careers further and offer excellent CPD opportunities.
We currently have the following vacancy at Oak Academy, Bournemouth BH11 9JJ.
Oak Academy is seeking to recruit a full time Family Liaison Officer (FLO) to improve the life outcomes and opportunities for our students and their families. The main purpose of this post is to improve students’ attendance at school and their engagement with education. The post will also provide support to our Inclusion team at specified times during the week.
We require a passionate and committed colleague who has a willingness to:
- increase attendance student at the academy
- act as a Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead in support of the Inclusion team
- provide and continually develop support interventions for students and their families
- foster and sustain collaborative links with relevant agencies, practitioners and the academy community
- work together with the pastoral team to monitor and develop the attendance policy and process
- be a designated behaviour lead, providing support to students at risk of exclusion
- manage statutory returns to the Local Authority and Governing Body
The role will have a travel requirement and an enhanced DBS is necessary which will include clearance for visiting families in their homes.
Please read the Job Description and Person Specification for more information.
Closing date for applications: Friday 6th November 2020
Interviews will take place w/c Monday 9th November 2020
Start Date: December 2020
For more information please contact [email protected]
Visit our website : https://www.oak-academy.co.uk/
Please note we DO NOT accept application by CV
Please ensure you provide a complete history of your employment to date and ensure you include two referees, one of which must be the Headteacher/Principal/Lead of your current employment and one from an alternative employer or educational lead.
For an informal discussion, or to arrange a visit to the Academy, please contact Richard Burgas, Principal [email protected]
Ambitions Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Rigorous checks will be made of the successful applicant’s background credentials, including enhanced DBS checks.