Contract Type: Fixed Term
Salary: £14,518 - £15,921 per annum
Working Pattern: Part-time
Advertised By: Leicester City Council
Post Number: R3002/0318AAex
Job Category: Admin / Secretarial / Customer Services
Advert End Date: 19 March 2018
Location: Bosworth House / Forest Lodge Education Centre
Part Time: 26 hours per week – 14.5 hours to be worked at Bosworth House and 11.5 at Forest Lodge Education Centre
Fixed Term Contract: initially until the end of December 2018, due to a service review
The Information Officer post within the Education & Children’s Services Information Team is a 0.7FTE post, of which 14.5 hours covers Children Missing Education (CME) work and 11.5 hours covering Virtual School Team (VST) work – total 26 hours.
The Children Missing Education (CME) agenda is very important work that covers the council’s statutory duties to know about children in this authority and about their education. The Information Officer role ensures these statutory duties by checking where children have moved on to when leaving one of the City schools.
The Virtual School Team (VST) work with and support the processes surrounding the education of looked after children throughout the City and beyond. Data about these children is gathered from across a number of systems and the VST part of this role is to coordinate and ensure all relevant systems are up-to-date and that the data provided for senior leadership is accurate and timely.
Requirements of the post:
- GCSE qualified or equivalent experience
- ECDL qualified or equivalent experience
- Experience of providing administrative & clerical support
- Strong understanding of information management regulations including Data Protection Act and Freedom of Information Act
- Good understanding of data quality and information management standards including BS10012, ISO15489, BS7666, ISO17799
- Experience of data matching software
For an informal discussion please contact Lez Bullwer on 0116 252 1127.
Please ensure you provide an email address as this is our preferred method of contact.
Assessment Date: 10 April 2018
Interview Date: 12 April 2018