School Admissions Advisor

Location
1 Lancaster Circus
Salary
£20,344-26,317
Posted
09 Sep 2019
Closes
04 Oct 2019
Job Ref
BCC001127
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Working Pattern
Standard
Hours
Full-Time

We are looking for individuals to be part of an exciting and fast improving service that is key in supporting thousands of children’s access to education each year.

Working 36.5 hours a week, you will be part of a team assisting with the effective and efficient administration of school admissions, appeals and fair access to all primary & secondary maintained schools and academies in Birmingham, in accordance with the published admissions criteria, statutory Codes of Practice and Birmingham City Council policies and procedures.

The role requires a strong customer focus and positive and solution focused attitude. You will need excellent communication skills in order to offer advice and guidance on complex school admission, appeal and fair access matters to members of the public, schools, academies and elected members.

You will also be dealing with large volumes of work which you will be required to produce to an accurate and high standard whilst working under pressure to meet strict statutory deadlines.

You must have the ability to deal with complex and highly sensitive issues and be fully committed to helping schools/academies and families in order to safeguard and to achieve the best possible future outcomes for children and young people.

 

For any informal enquires please contact Claudine Patterson on 0121 464 5899 or email claudine.patterson@birmingham.gov.uk

Ref: BCC001127

We welcome applications from people with caring responsibilities and flexible working options will be considered.

Right to work in the UK documentation will be fully checked for all applicants.  All non UK and non EU applicants are required to apply for a Certificate of Sponsorship from Birmingham City Council and must be approved by the UK Border Agency (UKBA) before any employment offer can be confirmed.

 

Supporting documents
Job Description and Person Specification

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