Attendance Officer

Ref: The Deans Trust
Date posted: 23/11/2018
Closing date: 07/12/2018 12:00 PM
Hours per week: 36 Hours per week / 46 Weeks per year
Salary: £26,470 per annum
Location: Lord Derby Academy, Huyton
Employment Type: Full Time
Contract Type: Term Time

Headteacher – Miss V Gowan

The Governing Body of Lord Derby Academy are seeking to appoint:
Attendance Officer

Lord Derby Academy opened on 1st February 2014 and is part of the Dean Trust, which has a number of very high performing schools and a proven track record of sustained improvement.
The Dean Trust’s core values include traditional academic education, excellent discipline and respect, resulting in improved attainment and progress.
“Believe, Achieve, Succeed” has been embraced by all of the schools in The Dean Trust.  We have proved the power of these words with praise in Ofsted inspections. 
We can offer you the opportunity to:

  • An opportunity to join a highly ambitious team of staff. “The morale, dedication and commitment of staff are contagious”.  (OFSTED 2017)

  • Access to high quality CPD in a school where “The support and training that staff receive is excellent”. (OFSTED 2017)

  • A school which sets high standards for both staff and pupils “The reputation that this is a school that insists on the highest standards of behaviour is deserved”. (OFSTED 2017)

Due to increased pupil numbers and the promotion of the current post-holder, Lord Derby Academy is seeking to appoint a suitably qualified, experienced and enthusiastic person to join our school and to work within the Student Support Team.

Attendance Officer
36 hours per week
Term time plus 5 INSET days
Salary – Band H, Point 29, £26,470 per annum pro rata (actual £23,415)
To commence January 2019
The post holder will provide a comprehensive and high quality outreach support service to the school in the drive to improve overall attendance.

We are highly committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all pupils and we expect all our staff to share this commitment. Enhanced DBS vetting procedures are required for all posts. 
Deadline for applications: 12.00pm Friday, 7 December 2018
Proposed interview date: Thursday, 13 December 2018


How to apply

Application forms are available to download from our website or by contacting Mrs J Riley on 0151 477 8860 or email

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