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Job details
Employer Outwood Academy City
Location Sheffield
Salary £18,391 - £21,519
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts Required as soon as possible

37 hours per week, 41 Weeks per year 

This is a fantastic opportunity for a highly motivated and driven individual. Reporting directly to the Senior Leadership Team, you will be joining a strong team whose single goal is ‘Students First’.  

You must possess the skills and determination to make a significant difference to the lives of our students. We'll look to you to improve attendance and enhance the life chances of our students in Outwood Academy City. You will also line manage an Attendance Officer and an Attendance Admin Assistant, taking overall responsibility for ensuring attendance targets are met.    

To be successful, you will need excellent communication skills, good time management, and the  ability to multitask and work to tight deadlines. Accuracy, attention to detail and excellent organisational skills are all essential. 

We are looking for someone with experience of working within an attendance role in a school environment, with an emphasis on dealing with persistent absentees. The role will involve enforcement of penalty notices, so you will require an excellent knowledge of the law in this area and be able to adhere to the academy’s policies and procedures.  

The academy benefits from being part of the Outwood Family of Schools and you will be joining a highly innovative, inspirational and ambitious organisation. The Trust guarantees every member of staff CPD and development opportunities.   

Visits to the academy are encouraged and welcomed. To arrange a visit please contact

For more information and to apply, please go to: > Vacancies. 

Alternatively, you can contact our HR Team directly by email:

CV’s will not be accepted.

Closing date: Midday on Monday, 12th December 2016.

Interview date: Thursday, 15th December 2016. 

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students. All offers of employment will be subject to enhanced DBS Checks. 

About the employer

Based in Sheffield, Outwood Academy City is a secondary school for girls and boys aged 11-16. The academy educates around 945 students. Originally called City Grammar School, it was renamed in January 2014 when it reopened as an academy sponsored by ...

Information about Outwood Academy City
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Secondary
Funding status State - Academy
Gender Mixed
Age range 11 - 16 years

Locations and contacts

Stradbroke Road
South Yorkshire
S13 8SS
United Kingdom
+44 114 239 6694