C1 scale pt 12-17 fte salary range £22,183.00 - £24,491.00. Actual £19037.45 - £21018.17.
37 (Term time plus 5 days)
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a capable, hardworking Attendance Officer to join our talented office team.
Beechwood is a large and dynamic primary school, where all staff make a vital contribution to the wellbeing and progress of our pupils. We are looking for someone with experience and skills relating to working in an office environment and also working directly with children within a primary school setting.
The role involves maintaining school attendance systems and working with the Inclusion Team to investigate persistent absences and improve punctuality. It involves working with individual children and their families to support them with any potential barriers to learning, in order for them to achieve their full potential. It also involves working with the cluster, Leeds City Council and other external agencies, as necessary, when informal systems have not been successful. Appropriate training will be given to facilitate delivery of the role. We require a committed person who wants to play an active role in ensuring that pupils and families are positively supported.
Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Appointment to this post is subject to enhanced DBS clearance and satisfactory references. The successful candidate will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. The details of the DBS Code of Conduct can be found in the how to apply section.
We promote diversity and want a workforce which reflects the population of Leeds.
Closing date: 7th February 2022 12pm.
Interview Date: 15th February.
Beechwood Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All staff and volunteers are expected to share this commitment.
This role is based in the UK. Employment is conditional on confirmation of the right to work in the UK - either as a UK or Irish citizen, under the EU Settlement scheme or having secured any other relevant work visa. If you do not have the right to work in the UK and the role does not meet eligibility for sponsorship, please consider carefully whether you meet the eligibility to apply.
Beechwood Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.