• Location: Cardiff,
  • Subject: Support
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary Type: Annual
  • Language: English
  • Closing Date: 05 October, 2023 12:00 AM

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Cardiff Council
About The Service
Applying for a school place is often the first contact parents and families have with the education system. This is a fast-moving environment, requiring an ability to engage with both parents and schools.

About the job
Working as a member of a team in the Education Directorate, you will assist with the arrangements for the admission of children and young people across the 3-16 range and in year school transfers to Cardiff community schools.

What We Are Looking For From You
You will need to understand, support and provide advice to parents and families, in line with the legislation.

You will also be expected to work with digital technology to provide effective and efficient administration, verification and allocation of school places.

Additional information
If you want to discuss this post further, please contact David Denning, Admissions Team Leader 02920 872909.

This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Safeguarding and Child Protection are key priorities for the Council. We aim to support children and vulnerable adults to ensure they are as safe as they can possibly be. Our services and schools are committed to ensuring the safety and protection of all children and vulnerable adults, and will take action to safeguard their well-being, and acknowledge that children and vulnerable adults have a right to protection. This is supported in the general ethos of the Council and all schools.

We welcome applications in both English and Welsh. Applications received in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than English applications.

Please note the Council does not accept CV's. When completing the supporting information section of your application, please ensure you refer to the below located on our website :

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