Student Attendance Officer

Liverpool, Merseyside
PASS 7 points 28-31; £24,472-£27,123
07 Oct 2016
21 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Notre Dame Catholic College 
180 Great Homer Street, Liverpool

Required as soon as possible
Student Attendance Officer

Salary PASS 7 (points 28-31; £24,472-£27,123) (This is a permanent post; secondment would also be considered)

Founded by the Sisters of Notre Dame in 1869, Notre Dame is a well-established Catholic secondary school, formerly on Everton Valley, the school moved to new premises in September 2013.  The school is now fully coeducational across all year groups

The Governors would like to invite applications for the post of Student Attendance Officer.  We are looking for an enthusiastic person with relevant experience and a high level of personal drive and tenacity, who will be able to meet rigorous targets to improve the attendance of our pupils. You will be self-motivated, exceptionally well organised and a good team worker.

The attendance officer will work alongside key school staff to promote excellent attendance, reduce levels of absence and work with children and families to support high levels of attendance. 

A qualification in work linked with children and young people is desirable. 

In return, we offer development opportunities to all our staff, plus a supportive and friendly environment.

The successful candidate will be suitably qualified, enthusiastic and totally supportive of the College’s Vision for Catholic Education.

For job description, person specification and an application form, e-mail Jean Wilkinson - Clerk to the Governors by following the instructions at the bottom of this page.

Closing date for applications is Friday, 21st October at 3.00 pm and interviews will take place during the week commencing Monday, 31st October 2016.

Notre Dame Catholic College 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 relevant pre-employment checks including DBS clearance at enhanced level.