Data Manager position available in High Wycmobe
37 hours a week, 41 weeks a year
We require an experienced Data Manager to maintain and develop our high quality of data management support in school.
You will report to the Headteacher, presenting accurate analyses of student progress data and exams results, working alongside the Exams Manager. You will support staff in the use of SIMS and adherence to data protection regulations, working closely with the ICT Manager.
You should have extensive experience and knowledge of educational data management and interpretation. You should have the ability to analyse complex data, to design and produce comprehensive reports and have an understanding of school performance statistics.
A sound knowledge of SIMS Core, Reporting, System Manager, Assessment Manager and the Curriculum Management Module to support timetabling is essential. You will be required to manage the production of statutory census returns, manage parental access to the SIMS Learning Gateway and co-ordinate SIMS back-ups and upgrades. You should also be conversant with RAISEonline and FFT data and similar relevant data analysis tools. You must have at least Intermediate, and preferably Advanced, skills in Microsoft Excel and be able to operate Word Mail Merge.
You must be able to work under pressure, prioritising and managing expectations and have good interpersonal skills.