Performance and Assurance Officer

Favourite East Ayrshire Council
Ref no: EAY02654
Closes: Friday, 9th March 2018
Published: Friday, 16th February 2018
Location: Council Headquarters, London Road, Kilmarnock
Salary: £41,418 - £44,727 per year
Hours: 35.00 hours per week
Contract Type: Permanent
Position Type: Full Time
Organisation: East Ayrshire Council
Category: Education
Sub-category: Management

Job Description

Support the Strategic Education Manager – Performance and Assurance in the management of standards and quality relating to professional teaching and learning across Education Groups, taking a lead role at the centre while working collaboratively and in partnership with others, to deliver systems and processes that support and embed a culture of best practice with a particular focus on closing the poverty-related attainment gap and delivery of the Council’s wider objectives, specifically in relation to the Community Plan; Single Outcome Agreement; Education Service Strategic Plan; Early Learning and Childcare Plan and Children and Young Persons Service Plans incorporating the Pre-Birth to Age 8 Joint Commissioning Strategy.


The duties of the post involve Regulated Work with children and/or protected adults, as specified in the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007.  Successful applicants for such posts will be required to become a Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme member in respect of Regulated Work with either or both of these groups as appropriate, or if they are already a Scheme member, be subject to a PVG Scheme Record Update, before any formal offer of employment can be made by East Ayrshire Council.

Please note:- PVG members' records are constantly updated with any new vetting information that arises.  Any information that is disclosed on a PVG Scheme Record or Scheme Record Update, if relevant to the post being applied for, will be discussed with the applicant prior to any formal offer of employment being made.


2 x permanent full time posts based at Headquarters, London Road, Kilmarnock.  The salary for this post is £41,418 - £44,727 per annum.

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