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Staff Attendance & Welfare Support Officer

  • Employer: Danecourt School
  • Salary: Medway Scale D2
  • Location: Danecourt School
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Working Pattern: Part Time/Term Time
  • Hours: 25 hours per week. 38 weeks per year.
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Closing Date: 14/06/2024 at 23:59
  • Reference: DCS/24/282160

About the Role:

As a Staff Attendance and Welfare Support Officer, you will play a crucial role in ensuring the smooth operation of staff attendance related tasks. You will work closely with the senior leadership team and the HR team based within our central office.

Your main responsibilities will include:

  • Managing staff attendance records and related administrative tasks
  • Supporting the welfare of our staff members
  • Liaising with various departments to ensure seamless communication and efficient operations

What We Are Looking For:

We are seeking a professional and personable individual who is dedicated to delivering outstanding service. The ideal candidate will possess:

  • A positive work ethic and proactive approach
  • Experience in providing administrative support
  • Experience in HR admin support (desirable but not essential)
  • A qualification in Business Administration or HR (desirable but not essential)

Danecourt is a special school catering for primary aged children who have special educational needs. The school caters for children with a wide breadth of need including complex learning difficulties, autism and social emotional mental health needs. We enjoy a range of specialist facilities and additional therapy support along with outdoor learning spaces and sensory play rooms. At Danecourt our mission is to provide all pupils with a “stimulating learning environment where every individual is valued, respected, safe and successful”. All pupils receive a personalised curriculum tailored to meet their specific needs.

Danecourt is part of the Maritime Multi-Academy Trust, an innovative partnership of Academies in Greenwich, Kent & Medway. Our academies transform through collaboration and an entrepreneurial curriculum which equips children with life skills.

In return we can offer you:

  • A positive working environment
  • National terms and conditions and Local Government Pension Scheme
  • Programmes of CPD with possible cross trust development opportunities
  • Early salary access scheme & financial advice (Wagestream)
  • Comprehensive Employee Assistance Programme

Join us at Danecourt School and be a part of our dedicated team committed to excellence in education and staff support!

Further information about the Trust is available at www.Maritimeacademytrust.org and further information about the job , (including a job description)and our school in the attached application pack,

Maritime Academy Trust embraces diversity and equal opportunity in a serious way. We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives and skills. The more inclusive we are, the better our work will be.

In line with KCSIE 2023 guidance, as part of the shortlisting process, the Trust reserves the right to conduct an online search on shortlisted candidates as part of our due diligence and to share any pertinent information found concerning a candidate's suitability to work with children with Hiring Managers to be discussed at interview stage.

Please note: we may hold interviews as and when applications are received and we reserve the right to offer to a candidate prior to the closing date. We only accept applications submitted online via the My New Term website and which are completed before the closing deadline. With this in mind, we encourage you to apply as soon as possible.

The Trust and its academies are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. The post is subject to a successful DBS clearance and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before an appointment is confirmed.

How to apply

Please apply online via the website linked below:


Further information on this vacancy

This vacancy is now closed