School Attendance Officer, Based in East Birmingham, GBP10-GBP11ph
School Attendance Officer
Based in East Birmingham
Your new company
A busy and multicultural 4 form primary school with over 800 pupils is looking for an Attendance Officer. The cover is Monday to Friday, term time only, 8 am - 4 pm. The role is a long term role to start immediately with potential permanent opportunities for the right candidate.
Your new role
The role will be to log registers and chase parents for any absent pupils. This is schools that has a number of issues with attendance so it will entail tracking pupil attendance and lateness as well as carrying out home visits to put actions on place to improve attendance. You must be a confident individual with the ability to have difficult conversations with parents at time.
What you'll need to succeed
You will need to have a high level of communication and IT skills and be able to work quickly under your initiative. You will also have recent satisfactory references for carrying out a similar placement within the last 2 years. You will also need to have an up to date DBS check, the school can't accept any applicants without this.
What you'll get in return
Hays Education has had an established Support Service desk in Birmingham for over ten years, providing quality non classroom based staff into schools. We also provide free Child Protection and Safeguarding Training to any candidate who is registered and working for us as part of their CPD.
What you need to do now
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