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Pupil Engagement Officer - Term Time

The John Wallis Church of England Academy, Ashford

  • Ref:KCC886-6919-420S
  • Posted:16/01/2022
  • Pay:Academy Band G £28,000 (Pro-rata £23,950)
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:28/02/2022 at 15:00
  • Interviews:TBC

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The John Wallis Church of England Academy are currently recruiting for a Pupil Engagement Officer.

We are looking to appoint a Pupil Engagement Officer to work with our Upper School with the drive and ambition to share our passionate belief that every child and young person should have the opportunity to realise their full potential; to be encouraged to raise their aspirations; and to have the opportunity to learn in an environment that is safe, inspired and guided by the key Christian values of respect, truth, trust, integrity and love.

The Pupil Engagement Officer supports the work of the Head of School and Year Leaders, dealing with pupils, parents and carers on a daily basis in support of the Academy culture and ethos, developing  the Academy’s internal structures for student support and challenge and promote links with external communities so that learning and opportunities for the personal development of students, their families and the wider community are maximised.

Skills and Experience -  To be considered for the position:

  • Hold a good honours degree or equivalent
  • Experience of supporting pupils/students of differing abilities and backgrounds.
  • Demonstrable ability to build effective working relationships with a range of colleagues and stakeholders, including parents/carers, teachers and external professionals.
  • Have experience of implementing a variety of de-escalation strategies in challenging situations involving young people.
  • Excellent written communication, timekeeping, reliability, and timely reporting

Information about the school

About The John Wallis Academy The John Wallis Church of England Academy is a 0-19 Academy in Ashford, Kent. The Academy provides an outstanding learning environment that ensures a wealth of opportunities for students to achieve their full potential, with a curriculum that engenders a love of learning; high attainment, helping students to become qualified, skilled and adaptable; a personalised learning approach, offering outstanding tutorial support; high expectations of all its students, irrespective of their ability or needs; a strong ethos of security, care and warmth for one another, increasing students self esteem and confidence; providing stepping stones to and from the community it serves.

The Academy values the contribution of all it’s staff and offer the following benefits: • Discounted fees at our on-site Nursery provision • Salary Extras employee initiatives including a Cycle to work scheme and discounted shopping, • An Employee Assistance Programme with a arrange of benefits available to staff and their immediate family, • Discounted membership at local gym facility.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Recruitment Team
  • Address:Millbank Road, Kingsnorth, Ashford, Kent, TN23 3HG
  • Telephone: 01233 623465
  • Email: HR@thejohnwallisacademy.org
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).