Attendance Officer - Marine Academy, Plymouth

Attendance Officer

Salary: Grade D, 37 hours per week, 40 weeks per year. Actual salary £18,000 – £20,272

Start Date: ASAP

Closing date for applications: Monday 27th September @ 8.00am

Interviews will take place: Wednesday 29th September.

Are you passionate about improving the life chances of young people?

Do you have the drive to have an impact on whole school attendance?

We are looking for an outstanding Attendance Officer to work alongside key school staff to promote excellent attendance amongst students, reduce absence levels and work alongside students and families as required. As one of the most improved schools in the country you will be joining a dynamic and friendly team, who all work together to improve the educational outcomes for our students.

Previous experience in managing attendance within a school setting is essential as are good levels of spoken English, GCSE A* – C in English and Maths or equivalent and excellent organisational skills.

We are delighted to be part of The Ted Wragg Multi Academy Trust – a values driven, rapidly growing Trust with a relentless focus on transforming lives through learning by delivering outstanding outcomes for every student, regardless of background. With a reputation for highly successful school improvement in very challenging circumstances, we are passionate about driving up standards and raising the aspirations of all our students.

The Ted Wragg Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment and operate in accordance with the Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy. All applicants will be subject to a full Disclosure and Barring Service check before an appointment is confirmed. This role requires the ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence and fluency in English.

The Trust is committed to ensuring that our employees are able to achieve their full potential in an environment offering dignity, respect and equality of opportunity.

We would encourage you to arrange a visit to the school so you can see just how amazing our students are- please contact Michelle Samuel at