Attendance Improvement Officer

Frome Community College, Frome, Somerset, BA11 2HQ

19 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    6 June 2022 at 8:00am

  • Date listed

    14 April 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type


Annual or full time equivalent (FTE) salary

£26,446 - £30,095 Grade 11 Point 20-25

Actual salary

£24,234 - £27,577

Attendance Improvement Officer job summary

We are excited to be advertising an excellent opportunity for a Raising Attendance Leader to work alongside our Governors and Senior Leadership Team in raising attendance.

This is a key role where the post holder will lead projects to improve rates of attendance for groups of students. The successful candidate will be the main point of liaison with the Educational Welfare Service, families, and teachers in college.

To be considered for the role you will be able to demonstrate that you
• Ensure accurate attendance codes are in place and meet the ongoing changing needs of the College.

• Have a good understanding of and a passion for working with data, systems and management Information in order to raise standards.

• Excellent IT skills.

• Can communicate effectively with parents, students, teachers, including Heads of House and Senior Leaders, and Local Authority personnel where necessary.

• Understand and respect the confidential and legal aspects around dealing with attendance data and related issues which are held by the College.

• Ideally have working knowledge of SIMS (School Information Management System) however, training can be provided.

Applying for the job

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About Frome Community College

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 13 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1213 pupils enrolled
Age range
13 to 18
Contact phone number
01373 469074

We offer the successful candidate:
• opportunity to be part of a strong community and supportive workforce.

• a calm and welcoming environment which enjoys a large amount of green, open spaces.

• supportive induction programme and CPD opportunities.

• free parking.

• onsite catering and nursery .

• ‘My Staff Shop’ benefits – including Cycle to Work scheme.

• discounted access to leisure centre including gym and pool (located next to the college)

Frome College is a successful, vibrant and forward thinking 13 - 19 Upper School with approx. 1100 - 1200 students. It is a fast moving school undergoing exciting and rapid regeneration. We are based on a stunning campus in easy reach of Bath and Bristol. Frome town itself is a cultured town with many restaurants, 2 theatres (one of which is on site) the renowned Sunday market and a cinema.

Arranging a visit to Frome Community College

School visits are welcomed (by prior appointment)
Email or call 01373 469074 to book an appointment

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