Attendance Officer, Shropshire

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Belvidere SchoolShropshire
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Start date: April 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Grade 7, scp 22 – 25, £10.71 to £11.74 per hour
Contract term: Permanent

Belvidere School
Crowmere Road, Shrewsbury, SY2 5LA
Tel: 01743 235091

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 organized 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, and analyse patterns and trends. 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 skills 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.

The person appointed will join a dedicated Administrative Team managed by the Business Manager and will also work with the Assistant Head teacher (Pastoral) in ensuring 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 the 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: 15th March 2018, noon
Interview Date: TBC

Belvidere School is committed to safeguarding and promoting 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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