Deadline is tomorrow

  • Start date details

    By arrangement

  • Closing date

    2 February 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    18 January 2023

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Full-time equivalent salary

£21,968 - £22,369

Pay scale

East Sussex Grade 5

What skills and experience we're looking for

Churchwood Primary Academy are looking to appoint an Attendance Officer. You will be joining a highly motivated team and will support the Academy in improving pupil attendance.

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Your key tasks will include:

  • Liaising with pupils, parents and staff to promote good attendance
  • Ensuring that the Academy’s Attendance policy and strategy is followed
  • Working with outside agencies to support pupils and parents

The successful applicant will need to demonstrate good organisational skills, be a team player and have excellent interpersonal skills.

Churchwood Primary Academy is a one-form entry school situated in the picturesque setting of Church Wood in Hastings.

We pride ourselves on creating confident, independent, ambitious children. We do this through high-quality teaching and a firm belief in the benefits of Forest School, which encourages creative problem-solving and a bond with the natural world. We support and guide every child to achieve their very best.

We are committed to working in partnership with parents, working tirelessly to ensure high aims and high achievement. The academy has a published admissions number of 30 and a total capacity of 218 pupils; this includes a special educational needs facility for eight Key Stage 2 pupils with an Autistic Spectrum Disorder combined with speech and language communication difficulties. The academy also hosts a nursery for children aged from 2 years.

What the school offers its staff

We truly value the experience,the dedication and the commitment of all our employees. When you work with us, we will offer you industry leading benefitsincluding:

  • Teachers and Support Staff receive automatic annual pay awards
  • High quality continuous professional development and support for your career progression
  • A commitment to your health & wellbeing; onsite Wellbeing Champions, flexible working opportunities from Day 1, an Employee Assistance program
  • Generous public sector pension scheme
  • Discounts on retail & travel
  • Cycle 2 Work scheme
  • Charity giving
  • Generous annual leave+ bank holidays

We are very proud to be part of the University of Brighton Academies Trust.

The University of Brighton is the sponsor of the University of Brighton Academies Trust. Close connection with the university allows us to draw on the expertise of its education experts and external contacts – something that greatly benefits our academies and our pupils.

Further details about the role

Our commitment

The University of Brighton 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. All appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS check.

We welcome applications from all members of the community. The Trust is proud to be part of the government’s Disability Confident scheme which underpins our staff recruitment practices.

Find out more To arrange a visit or to have an informal discussion about this role please contact the academy office at office@churchwoodprimaryacademy.org.uk or on 01424 852326.​​​​​​​

Applying for the job

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About The St Leonards Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1467 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
01424 852326

Arranging a visit to The St Leonards Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email office@churchwoodprimaryacademy.org.uk.

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