Pay: £15,200 - £17,198
Start Date: ASAP
The University of Kent Academies Trust are seeking to recruit an enthusiastic individual for the role of Attendance Officer to join our friendly team in managing and recording student attendance, to ensure the safety of our students. This is a permanent role is for 30 hours per week, term time only.
The successful applicant will have a good level of education, excellent communication skills and good ICT skills. They will have a pro-active approach and will not be afraid to have at times, difficult conversations with families. Attention to detail is vital for this role and experience of working in a school or education environment is desirable.
Brompton Academy's Attendance Team is a small but busy team of 3 and the role of Attendance Officer is key to safeguarding the wellbeing of our students. You will liaise with students and families daily and will help ensure the academy adheres to its statutory reporting obligations. We are keen to support the ambitions of our staff and will be given extensive development opportunities.
HOW TO APPLY
Your application should be made after reading the job description and person specification and you will use the application to tell us how your current skills and experience fit the requirements and why you think you would be suited to this role.
We are keen to attract top talent to our inclusive Trust and therefore we welcome applications from all people across the community spectrum regardless of their race, religion, ethnicity, sexuality, sexual orientation, disability, gender reassignment or age.
In order to follow social distancing guidance, visits to the Academy are not possible at this time, but we would be happy to arrange a discussion or video call with a member of our Senior Leadership Team to share our vision for this role with you. To arrange such a discussion, or for any other queries about the role, please email us.
For further information, to download our application form or to send us your CV, please visit our website via the button below.
Deadline for applications: 12 noon on Tuesday 9 March 2021
The University of Kent Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).
Information about the school
The University of Kent Academies Trust, which we call UKAT is a multi-academy trust with a supportive learning environment, characterised by open management, and in the knowledge that they will enjoy the full support and care of the pragmatic and forward-thinking leadership team. We have a dynamic, innovative team of professional staff who want to make a difference to the lives, aspirations and opportunities of our young people. We would encourage applicants to visit the UKAT website to view the many employee benefits on offer https://www.universityofkentacademiestrust.org.uk/careers-with-ukat
Brompton Academy is an extremely popular oversubscribed academy with a current Ofsted rating of Good and a 400+ Adult learner education programme. We have fantastic new buildings, with outstanding facilities, and Apple technologies for all, enabling us to enhance and support cutting edge learning strategies required for continuous improvement. Brompton Academy would encourage applicants to visit for further information http://www.bromptonacademy.org.uk/
Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.