Nine Acres Community Primary School

Family Liaison Officer

Nine Acres Community Primary School, South View, Newport

Grade 8, £19,819 to £22,037 per annum

Vacancy Reference: FLO0122

Closing Date: 21/01/2022

Hours: 35 hours per week, term time only

Fixed Term Maternity Leave cover from 01/03/2022 for 12 months


Nine Acres is a ‘GOOD’ School with an ‘OUTSTANDING’ EYFS provision–September 2017


Nine Acres Primary School is looking to appoint a Family Liaison Officer on a fixed term contract to cover a maternity leave period. This is an exciting opportunity to support our children and their families with challenging situations. The ideal candidate should be a passionate, qualified and committed professional who would enjoy providing support, advice and expertise to our school community.  There is also an additional opportunity within the role to further support the safeguarding culture and children’s emotional wellbeing in another local primary school two days per week.


You will be responsible for:

-        working closely with staff on safeguarding and child protection matters, acting as first point of contact;

-        understanding the assessment process for providing early help and intervention;

-        responding appropriately to disclosures or concerns, following due protocol;

-        conducting staff and volunteer inductions;

-        keeping accurate and detailed records securely and liaising with multi-agencies as appropriate;

-        working both on your own initiative, as well as part of a supportive team;

-        following up on the safeguarding culture of the school/schools


Visits to the school are encouraged and most welcome; tours available with Mrs Dyer, Headteacher.


Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment.


For further information please email, or visit our School’s website to download an application pack:                                                                                                                     Email:

Closing date:  Noon on Friday 21st January 2022