The Royal Liberty School
Part of The Success for All Educational Trust
Upper Brentwood Road, Romford, Essex, RM2 6HJ
Tel: 01708 730141
Fax: 01708 723950
Hours: 5 days per week, 39 weeks per year, 32.5 hours per week 8.30am - 3.30pm (Term time only)
Salary: Scale 4, pt 7-10. Actual Salary: £19,835 - £20,828 per annum (includes holiday pay)
Permanent contract required ASAP
The Royal Liberty School where "pupils are well behaved, respectful and courteous" and "parents value the sense of community, which is palpable throughout the school" (OFSTED February 2019)
We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated, flexible and organised individual who would love to join our incredible pastoral team as our attendance officer.
Some of the main responsibilities of the role will include monitoring student absence, following up absences with parents liaising with the pastoral team and the Educational Welfare Officer to secure good attendance.
The successful applicant will be organised, hard working, an effective communicator and will be able to use ICT efficiently.
You will be required to work with key personnel in school and other eternal agencies. Applicants will need to be adaptable, creative and flexible and have the ability to work with minimum supervision.
The Royal Liberty School is a small comprehensive school for boys situated on a very pleasant Grade II* listed site. The school is in an excellent location, a short walk from the main line Gidea Park station to London, Liverpool Street. We pride ourselves on our strong sense of community and the excellent behaviour of our students.
Our results have shown impressive improvement over the last 3 years with the majority of subjects consistently above national average;
- English 9-4 82%
- Maths 9-4 82%
- English and Maths 9-4 78%
We recently celebrated our centenary (our main school building has a history dating back over four hundred years) and are proud of our tradition, our strong sense of community and the excellent behaviour of our students. We are part of the Success for All Educational Trust with Redden Court, Sanders and Rise Park Academies. .
If you are looking to work in a small, friendly supportive school and are committed to providing the very best experience for our students we would love to meet you. If you would like to speak to the Headteacher, Mr L. Raftery, please feel free to contact the school. We welcome visitors to the school from potential applicants.
As an employee you will be covered by our excellent well-being support and medical cover programme through the School Advisory Service (SAS). This includes:
- Access 24 hours a day to a GP helpline where you can have a telephone conversation for you and close relatives.
- Access to Physiotherapy
- Access to a counselling service
- Free 12 week Weight Management Programme
- Support for stress management
- Lifestyle screening
- Relationship counselling
- Long-term condition support - support for you and family members where you or a member of your family is suffering from a long-term condition support - such as Cancer, Multiple Sclerosis or Motor Neurones disease. This list is not exhaustive.
- Private Medical Service
- Stress Counselling
Applicants must include e-mail address contacts for two professional referees.
Further details can be downloaded from our website www.royalliberty.co.uk
To apply, please complete an application form from the Schools website and email to HR@sfaet.co.uk or please apply online.
Closing Date: 12th April 2023 at 9am
Interviews and tasks will be held: w/c 17th April 2023
The Success for All Educational Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. If successful for this position you will be expected to undertake a disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service before appointment is confirmed. References will be sought on shortlisted candidates before interview.
We welcome enquiries from everyone and value diversity in our workforce.
Applications are welcome from all sections of the community regardless of gender identity, ethnic origin, disability, age or sexual orientation.