Attendance Officer, Surrey

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Heathside SchoolSurrey

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Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Actual Salary: £17,096 - £19,616
Contract term: Permanent

Salary Surrey SP6 – £20,834-£24,142 FTE Actual Salary: £12,629-£14,635, 35 hours per week, Mon-Fri, 8am-3.30pm, 38.4 weeks per year (includes 2 week half term break in October)

As the lead school in ElmWey Learning Trust, a multi-academy trust located in Weybridge, Heathside is a successful, oversubscribed 11-18 secondary school. Students who attend Heathside are well motivated, high achieving and demonstrate exemplary behaviour. An Attendance Officer is required as soon as possible to continue to improve attendance rates, reduce student absence and engage with families to support them to ensure they fulfil legal responsibilities. Excellent organisational, numeracy and Excel skills are required as well as appropriate knowledge of statutory legislation. The ability to work to tight timescales and collaboratively within the School and in partnership with a range of professional services and agencies is required.

Candidates should possess strong interpersonal and communication skills, show initiative, be able to make decisions and maintain confidentiality.

Application forms and further details are available from the school or our website: To apply please email completed application forms and cover letter to CVs cannot be accepted.  

Closing date for applications: Midday on Tuesday 9th January 2018. Applications will be considered as they are received, we reserve the right to make an appointment prior to the closing date.

Applicants must undergo child protection screening including checks with past employers and an enhanced DBS disclosure. Applications are welcomed from all sections of the community. 

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More about Heathside School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Brooklands Lane, Weybridge, Surrey, KT13 8UZ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1932 846162
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Heathside is a high achieving 11-18 co-educational converter academy with 7 forms of entry totalling 1058 students on roll, 201 of whom are in the sixth form. In 2017 86% of students achieved Grade 4 English and Mathematics.  At A level 59% of s...