Interim Attendance Manager - Gateshead
The Education Network is currently working in partnership with a school in Gateshead in search of an Interim Attendance Manager. The role is initially temporary to commence as soon as possible until a permanent member of staff is appointed. The role will involve promoting attendance and inclusion within the school, and contacting parents/caregivers to put together programmes of support to combat absenteeism.
In order to be successful in your application you must have experience of working in an educational setting, with responsibility for liaising with school staff, students, and parents to promote positive outcomes for students.
Requirements for the role of Attendance Manager:
- Two years of experience working in a school-based setting
- Experience within a similar role
- Excellent communication, diplomacy and negotiation skills
- Empathy, resilience, and the ability to work under pressure
- A full, clean driving licence
- A current enhanced DBS certficate, or the willingness to apply for one
The Education Network has become first choice for secondary schools across the region for both daily and long term supply cover. We also work with our client schools on exclusive temp to permanent recruitment opportunities not advertised anywhere else.
We have developed a unique CPD programme for our teachers and support staff and you could also benefit from the ongoing training we provided to all our staff free of charge as and when the courses are released throughout the course of the academic year.
The Education Network is committed to Safer Recruitment and recruits to Compliance + standards. Any appointment will be subject to stringent checks including referencing and an enhanced DBS check. The Education Network is an equal opportunities employer. The Education Network is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy.
The Education Network is taking the current Coronavirus pandemic very seriously and works to ensure that its staff, candidates and clients remain safe at work. As part of this, all interviewing is being conducted via video calling software, Hinterview. Access to a PC/laptop with audio and video capabilities or a smart phone will be required.
If you are interested in the role of Interim Attendance Manager, please email with an up to date copy of your CV, or give us a call on (phone number removed) for an informal discussion about opportunities