Data Officer
Ebbsfleet Academy

Job reference: 004309

Location: Ebbsfleet Academy

Closing date: 31/01/2022

Salary: Actual Salary £20,320 per annum (£23,033 full time equivalent)

Employment type: Permanent

Department: Data / Exams

Hours per week: 37 hours per week, Term Time + 2 week inset

Start Date: As soon as possible

About the role: Ebbsfleet Academy are seeking to recruit a Data Officer, joining the team as soon as possible. The successful candidate will be responsible for the maintenance of the student database (currently SIMs) in accordance best practice, ensuring the system is fit for purpose and up-to-date. As Data Officer, you will be the first point of contact for all data related enquiries in the Academy. The role will also include presenting data in an agreed format as required by the data calendar. This position offers you an exciting opportunity to develop your skill set, with whole school improvement as we look to introduce new and improved systems in 2022. The Academy is invested in training and support for individuals to grow in their role with us.

This is a permanent role offering an actual salary of £20,320 based on 37 hours per week, Term Time + 2 weeks of inset. 

About Ebbsfleet Academy: ​​​​​​​We are a dynamic and successful 11-18 academy serving the local community. We have students of all abilities and from a wide variety of backgrounds, all of whom contribute to the richness of our school population.

Our curriculum is based around the needs of our students and consists of a rich blend of academic and vocational qualifications, all supported by fantastic learning resources

We are extremely proud of our record to date, of our constantly improving results and of our 'Good' Ofsted outcome (October 2019). We have a clear commitment to the highest of expectations and achievement for all, with an excellent team of committed staff and outstanding facilities.

Our ambition is to ensure that all of our students achieve their potential, develop as courteous, confident and capable young people and leave with an education that has fully equipped them to go on to university or the career of their choice.


Being part of Leigh Academies Trust: As of 1st September 2021, our Trust comprises 31 geographically organised academies (15 secondaries, 14 primaries and 2 special) educating 20,000 students, and employing over 2,500 talented staff. The Trust is establishing four ‘clusters’ of academies: North West Kent; Central Kent; South East London; Medway. In addition, the Trust is responsible for one of the region’s biggest initial teaching training organisations, a large teaching school hub and is an accredited apprenticeship provider. Click here to view our future plans in our Vision 2025 document. 

As part of Leigh Academies Trust you will have ample opportunity to collaborate with your peers both within the academy and across the whole Trust. This is an important part of our vision as we know through experience that we perform better when we work together. You are supported to undertake regular self-development to continue your professional development and hopefully progress further within the organisation.

Click here to view the range of benefits available to all LAT staff. 

Our commitment to safeguarding: Leigh Academies Trust and all of our academies are committed to ensuring the highest levels of safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our pupils, and we expect all our staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  We adopt a fair, robust and consistent recruitment process across all academies and business units.  All offers of employment are subject to an Enhanced DBS check, references, and where applicable, a prohibition from teaching check.  

Our commitment to equality and diversity: As a Trust we are passionate about diversity and recognise that as individuals, we all bring something unique to the role regardless of any protected characteristics which is why we treat all of our people equally, without compromise.  We are committed to providing equality and fairness throughout our recruitment and employment practices and not to discriminate on any grounds.

Based on the quality and quantity of applications received, Leigh Academies Trust reserves the right to close this vacancy sooner than the specified closing date.  Applicants will be notified of this where possible.  Therefore, early applications are encouraged.


The closing date for this job has now passed.