GRADE 8 Actual Salary £18,692
37 Hours per week, term time only plus one inset day, permanent contract.
An opportunity has arisen at The Purbeck School to employ An Attendance Officer.
We are looking to recruit a highly organised and self-motivated School Attendance Officer to join our Pastoral Support team.
The role of School Attendance Officer is an important one in ensuring all students are able to fulfil their potential through regular school attendance. Through your work you will be responsible for liaising between home, school and other agencies in order for students to maintain a consistent level of education. You will be responsible for monitoring registers, verifying reasons for absence and identifying cases of non-attendance that require further investigation. Working closely with stakeholders you will use your own drive and initiative to help the school to raise achievement by improving attendance and punctuality and to meet our attendance target.
We can offer extensive opportunities for career development and training. You would be joining an innovative, professional, and enthusiastic team within a very successful school.
The Purbeck School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. Any offer of employment is subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check in line with Government Safer Recruitment guidelines.
The Purbeck School values the diversity of our workforce and welcomes applications from all sectors of the community.
This role is UK based and your Right to Work will need to be established as part of the appointment process.
Further details and application forms are available via the school website. www.purbeck.dorset.sch.uk
Closing date: Noon, Monday 31st January, 2022
Telephone: 01929 550077