Administration Level 4 – Attendance Manager
Permanent, 37 hours per week, term time only
WPT Band 6 £25,481 – £27,041 (£22,050 – £24,006 pro rata)
As soon as possible
At Wickersley Partnership Trust, students and learning are at the centre of everything we do. We nurture the development of knowledge, creativity, skills and understanding to help our children develop into happy, healthy, caring and successful citizens. We do this in a safe and positive learning environment where every individual is valued, self-belief is encouraged and each individual is able to achieve their full potential.
Wickersley Partnership Trust was founded in 2014 with charitable status and currently comprises of 8 primary schools and 5 secondary schools (including 1 sixth form) across Rotherham and neighbouring counties. WPT is committed to ensuring that all students have the best educational experience possible, and to do this, we recognise the importance of supporting our staff thoroughly in their professional development through the dissemination of best practice and collaboration, and through reflecting and debating on their practice. More about WPT’s vision can be found on our website.
About the role
We are looking for and organised, individual with attention to detail and excellent communication skills who can play a key role within Wickersley School and Sports College. Your main responsibility will be to assist with all aspects of monitoring attendance, focussing on the school target of reducing unauthorised absence of students within the school. The role will involve establishing good working relationships and having regular contact with families/carers, Early Help and other agencies, instigating and/or auctioning intervention strategies as directed.
Applications are particularly welcome from those who have a background of working successfully with young people. You should possess a good standard of secondary education (GCSE in English/Maths or equivalent) and have NVQ level 3 or equivalent. Knowledge of Bromcom is desirable, however full training will be provided to the successful candidate.
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In line with our commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students, the appointment will be subject to an enhanced criminal record check and satisfactory references.
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