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Attendance Officer

Vacancy Summary
Drapers’ Pyrgo Priory School
£18,598 - £18,935 - depending on local government service
Drapers' Pyrgo Priory School
Working Pattern:
Part Time/Term Time
36 hours per week. 39 weeks.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
20/09/2021 at 12:00
Vacancy Description

Vacancy:  Attendance Officer


Name of Head Teacher: Mrs Louise Fisk


Salary:          £18,598 - £18,935   - depending on local government service

(£22,185 to £22,587 FTE)


Hours:          Part Time (Term Time - 39 weeks, 36 hours a week)

                        Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday – Thursday (8.00am – 4.00pm)

                        Tuesday (8.000am – 5.00pm)

                        1 hour for lunch

Our School:

We are a primary school in Harold Hill, Romford, serving a diverse community.  As part of the Drapers' Academy MAT, we have high expectations of our pupils and staff and pride ourselves on our caring, community based ethos and the excellent levels of progress made by our pupils.  We have dedicated staff who appreciate the importance of working collaboratively in the best interests of every child in the school.  Our most recent OFSTED inspection in January 2018 recognised the school as Good.


The Post:

The Attendance Officer is responsible for promoting regular school attendance and good punctuality. You will provide a specialist service to assist the school in meeting our obligations and targets in relation to school attendance, persistent absence and punctuality.  You will take a supportive role with pupils and their parents or carers where attendance or punctuality issues arise.  This will involve regular contact with parents and carers via letter, telephone and in person.  You will contribute to raising achievement within the school by improving school attendance.  Your role will involve working with a range of other professionals and bodies within the school and outside.


The Person:


  • Ability to use own initiative, prioritise and meet deadlines.
  • Preferably have experience of working with children, ideally in a school environment.
  • Good oral, interpersonal and written skills.
  • Experience using IT Software and preferably SIMS.
  • Ability to input and/or extract from a computerised database.
  • Ability to work in a sensitive environment maintaining a high level of confidentiality.
  • Understanding of and commitment to equal opportunities and safeguarding children.


We can offer:

  • Excellent training and CPD opportunities to develop your skills and career.
  • A great staff team to work alongside.
  • A supportive Multi Academy Trust structure and team of School Governors, who are passionate and committed to everyone at the school.
  • Guidance and support from a highly experienced and effective leadership team.


Closing Date: Monday 20th September 2021

Interview Date: Monday 27th September 2021

Start Date: 18th October 2021

How to apply:​​ Visits to the school are recommended between 6th -16th September please email office@draperspyrgo.com to request this.

How to apply

Please apply online via the link. If you experience any technical difficulties, please call the support desk on 020 7427 8250 or email at support@jobsgopublic.com

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