Data Analyst

Job Info

Scale NJC Grade K SCP 40 to 43
Salary £34,746 to £37,483
Interview Dates TBC
Closing Date 30th September 2016, 12:00 pm

Contract: Full Time, 37 hours per week, fixed term to 31 August 2018
Grade: NJC Grade K SCP 40 to 43 (?34,746 to ?37,483)
Base: Cobalt Business Exchange Central Unit 5, Silver Fox Way, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE27 0QJ

Please note that travel is often required to Trust academies and to other Trust offices, for which travelling expenses will be paid.

Northern Education Trust is a Department for Education approved charity that sponsors academies to ensure that every pupil and student achieves the highest possible levels of attainment and achievement within a rich learning environment. The Trust works in partnership with local authorities, other agencies and industry to support children and young people, their parents and carers. The Trust sponsors 20 academies; 10 secondary and 10 primaries across the North of England in ten Local authority regions.

We are seeking an enthusiastic, driven individual who can provide informed and dynamic support the Data Manager and the Trust Leadership Team. This post is about using data and analysis to support the objectives of the Trust in both the central team and individual academies. It will also offer the chance to play a role in developing a data strategy for the Trust going forward. Candidates will need to have significant experience in the collection, analysis and reporting of the full range of education data and the interpersonal skills to develop and maintain effective working relationships with staff all levels of the organisation, both within academies and the central team. Ideally, they should be educated to degree level.

Northern Education Trust is committed to safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. This post is subject to an enhanced disclosure and barring service check. We expect all adults who work for the Trust to share our commitment to safeguarding and the health and well-being of our students. All students and adults are expected to behave in a responsible manner both to themselves and others, showing consideration, courtesy and respect for other people at all times.

For an informal discussion please contact Jim Gaff, Data Manager, on 0191 594 5142 or by email at [email protected]. Please note completed applications must be returned to Luke Armstrong, Operations Assistant by email to [email protected].

Closing date: 12 noon Friday 30 September 2016


If you have not been contacted by 14 October 2016 please assume your application has been unsuccessful.