Please note, we do not accept CVs as applications. All applicants must complete a WLA application form attached to each vacancy. Please email your completed forms to recruitment@westlakesacademy.org.uk

Current Vacancies

Attendance Officer

Fixed term until 31st August 2019, term time (40 weeks per year), 20 hours per week.  Starting salary £12,929 per annum with potential to progress to £14,313 per annum.  This salary is pro rata from a full year, full time equivalent of £26,923 to £29,805 per annum.

You will promote and devise whole academy attendance strategies and work to reduce levels of absence.   This role will support all students to ensure they access their learning.  You will promote effective participation, enhance individual learning, and raise aspirations to help students achieve their full potential.  The Attendance Officer will work with the local authority, external agencies and academy staff to improve academy attendance figures and to change lives through learning.

Essential requirements include:

  • Relevant NVQ 4 or equivalent qualifications in English and Maths.
  • Up to date knowledge and understanding of the practices and procedures within education relating to the welfare, safety and education of pupils.

Experience of working with pupils of relevant age in a school setting is desirable.

For an informal discussion about this role or to arrange a visit, please contact, Sophie McCabe, Vice Principal on 01946 820356.

West Lakes Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Successful applicants will be required to undertake an enhanced disclosure with regulated activity via the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Closing date: 9.00 am on Monday 19th November 2018

Completed application forms should be returned to recruitment@westlakesacademy.org.uk

Application Form

Job Description

Guidance for Candidates

Equality Monitoring Form

Examination Invigilators – Casual

£9.19 per hour plus £1.10 per hour holiday pay

West Lakes Academy is now one of the best performing schools in Cumbria, with exam results well above the national average. We seek conscientious and flexible individuals to support our examinations processes on an ‘as needed’ basis.

To join a staffing bank, supervising student examinations and providing support for the day-to-day operation of examination venues and processes you must have good numeracy and literacy skills and be able to follow complex instructions accurately.

For an informal discussion about this role or to arrange a visit, please contact, Gail McGrady, Examination Officer or Tracey Shackley, Academy Support Manager on 01946 820356.

West Lakes Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Successful applicants will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the Criminal Records Bureau.

We will be looking to interview during the week commencing 19th November 2018.  Completed application forms should be returned to recruitment@westlakesacademy.org.uk

Application Form

Job Description

Guidance for Candidates

Equality Monitoring Form