Attendance Officer

Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Grade 6 Points 18-21 (£9.78 to £10.65 per hour)
07 Feb 2019
25 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Required from March/April 2019

Attendance Officer

Grade 6 Points 18-21 (£9.78 to £10.65 per hour)

37 hours per week, term time only.

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and highly motivated individual to help raise achievement by maximising the attendance of students in our outstanding secondary school. You will be self-motivated, exceptionally well organised and a good team worker.

The successful candidate will take responsibility for the day to day systems and processes relating to student attendance. He/she will also be expected to produce reports on attendance data, providing these to senior staff as directed. Good IT skills will be necessary, along with the ability to learn how to use our attendance systems. Relevant qualifications to NVQ Level 3 are desirable along with excellent numeracy and literacy skills. The role requires the ability to work effectively with students and their parents/carers, along with school staff and other education professionals. Experience of working within a school setting is desirable but not essential.

The person appointed will join a committed and friendly Administrative Team managed by the Business Manager and will also work with the Assistant Headteacher (Pastoral) in supporting excellent attendance. The team is committed to ensuring high levels of support for the whole school. 

Belvidere School is a successful, oversubscribed 11-16 comprehensive school in the county town of Shrewsbury. Exam results are excellent, and students make exceptional progress. In 2013 Ofsted rated the school as “Outstanding” in every area.

For further information, please visit the vacancies section of our website at

Closing Date: Monday 25th February 2019.

Belvidere School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

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