Attendance Officer, Bolton

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Mount St JosephBolton

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Start date: 1st September 2017
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

Mount St Joseph has an exciting opportunity to appoint an Attendance Officer to work alongside pastoral staff in school to promote excellent attendance, reduce levels of absence and work with students and families to promote high levels of attendance.

Mount St Joseph is an excellent place to work! We are a successful Catholic High School judged by OFSTED as Good in all areas with elements of outstanding. 

Mount St Joseph is a community of learners, believers and friends, where every child is known, valued and feels a sense of belonging. 

The recent Ofsted Inspection of 2014 described leadership and management as “outstanding” where ‘…leaders demonstrate a clear determination to further improve the school. They have a passionate commitment to care for and achieve the best for the students.” 

“Students’ spiritual, moral, social and cultural development is a strength of the school”. 

We can offer you:

• A supportive, cohesive and very purposeful environment 

• The opportunity to work with enthusiastic pupils 

• Excellent CPD 

The successful post holder requires excellent organisational skills and the ability to use ICT packages.  The person appointed will need to communicate and relate effectively with pupils and parents on a daily basis, with the ability to work under pressure and to deadlines, showing initiative as required, and must be a casual car user to ensure home visits can be accommodated. 

It is important to: ·

• Promote and support high levels of attendance

• To support students in achieving their full academic potential

• Promote a positive attendance and punctuality culture

Mount St Joseph is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.  Appointment is subject to a satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure & Barring Service. 

The Governing Body actively encourages all prospective candidates to visit the school prior to the interviews. 

For further details, an application pack, or to arrange a visit please contact Miss Pasquill on 01204 391800 or by email: 

Closing Date: Thursday 20th July – 12 noon 

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More about Mount St Joseph
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Voluntary Aided
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: Greenland Road, Farnworth, Bolton, Lancashire, BL4 0HU, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1204 391800