Vacancies at Collingwood

Attendance Officer

Required ASAP

Band 4 Full time

Term time plus 10 days

Fixed term for 12 months

The role will involve improving whole school attendance outcomes and reducing persistent absenteeism by working with pupils, parents/carers and external agencies to improve attendance and punctuality across the school. You will support pupils and their parents/carers with interventions to improve attendance and punctuality such as establishing routines, as well as signposting to other local services (e.g. welfare and external agencies).

The successful candidate will:

  • Have experience of working with pupils and parents to improve attendance.
  • Have excellent communication skills to establish effective working relationships with headteachers, external agencies etc.
  • Have experience of developing management performance data and results analysis
  • Be able to maintain manual and electronic records accurately.
  • Have excellent interpersonal skills, appropriate Level 3 qualifications and an ability to remain calm under pressure

The job description and application forms are below for you to view and download. Please complete the application and email to

Closing Date: 14th April 2024