Published
January 10, 2023
Location
Category
Job Type
Short Summary
We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, flexible Parental Engagement Champion to join our Raising Standards team and work with parents and students to help remove barriers to learning.
Salary
NJC-I6 £17,776 pa (£11.73 per hour) including London Weighting and Holiday Entitlement
Working Pattern
Full time
Closing Date
February 13, 2023

Description

35 hours per week, core hours 8.30am – 4.00pm – Monday to Friday (including a half hour unpaid lunch break) term time only. Although most work will be during these hours, some flexibility would be required for after school events or evening meetings. 

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, flexible Parental Engagement Champion to join our Raising Standards team and work with parents and students to help remove barriers to learning and encourage positive engagement with school.

The successful candidate will be an effective communicator, able to build rapport, work well and build trust with others. You will be self-motivated and passionate about doing whatever is required to support parents with ensuring their child attends school regularly, displays positive behaviours for learning and invests in home learning. The Parental Engagement Champion will play a role in organising parents evenings, celebration evenings and will support the Welfare Officer and Attendance Officer when necessary, with communicating with parents. The successful candidate will be approachable, flexible, able to deal with sensitive and confidential situations and will have the empathy required to connect with a wide range of people.

This is an exciting role that will make a real difference to many students and families living in the area. Appropriate training will be provided for the successful candidate.

Easthampstead Park is a co-educational, community comprehensive serving Bracknell South. As a school we strive to give our students every opportunity to be happy, healthy and successful. We aim to deliver the best quality teaching and learning in a school where staff and students have respect and pride in themselves, their school and their community.

We work with our students to develop their aspirations and talents to achieve their full potential in a safe, caring and supportive environment. We have a friendly and supportive staff who enjoy working with a student body that fully reflects our community. There is a strong sense that the school is moving forward and we believe that this is an exciting time to join us. Easthampstead Park Community School values diversity and promotes equality.

Our vision is to deliver a school judged as outstanding, that lives up to its values and beliefs. Our sense of community is built around the quality of relationships between staff, students and parents with the emphasis on respect and pride.

Online applications can be completed via the Bracknell Forest Council link from the school website: www.epschool.org/staffvacancies/
Should you require any further information, please telephone our Personnel Officer on 01344 390826 or email recruitment@epschool.org

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check will be undertaken.

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