You are here:

Attendance Officer

This vacancy has now closed and is listed for reference only.
Vacancy Summary
London Borough Of Waltham Forest
£22,506 - £24,510 pro rata
Chase Lane Primary School, York Road, Chingford, London
Working Pattern:
Part Time
8.30am -2.30pm.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
18/05/2018 at 13:00 PM
Vacancy Description

Chase Lane Primary School and Nursery Unit is a vibrant and successful school in the North East of London with approximately 700 children on roll.  We are seeking to employ an outstanding individual who is dedicated to inspiring learning outcomes for our diverse community. We pride ourselves on our school values which promote resilience, creativity and high achievement. Our children amaze us on a daily basis and we are very proud of them.  We have exceptional facilities including a modern building, extensive outdoor spaces and advanced ICT provision.   Following yet another positive Ofsted Inspection, our staff and children are more enthusiastic than ever.

Ofsted 2017: 'This school continues to be GOOD...' and they say 'The atmosphere is calm, happy and busy.’ Pupils say, 'In our school we want to be the best we can be.' 'There is an ambitious vision for all pupils at the school.'

There is no better time to join us!  

Attendance Officer required June 2018

Salary details: Scale 5 Point 22-25 46.6 weeks per year

Pro-rata salary: £15,672 - £17,066

Hours 8.30am – 2.30pm

Term-Time Only  

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, Attendance Officer. The successful applicant will work with key staff to reduce levels of unauthorised pupil absence and promote whole school attendance strategies to create a positive attendance and punctuality culture at Chase Lane Primary School.  

The post holder will have daily contact with pupils, parents and staff and therefore must have the ability to relate effectively to all adults and young people.  

It is essential that the applicant is confident in computing and able to learn to use new systems efficiently and willingly.  

Good/excellent knowledge of SIMS although some training will be given

Good/Excellent knowledge of word processing, including typing of 60 wpm (minimum)

If you think you have the abilities and talent to live up to the standard our Senior Management expects, then we would welcome your application for this post.  

Application packs can be downloaded from the ‘Vacancies’ section on the page entitled ‘School Info’ on our school website Please note CVs will not be accepted.

Completed application forms can be returned either via email to the address above or posted to the school addressed for the attention of Mrs T DaSilva, Officer Manager.  

Closing date:             Wednesday 16th May 2018   

Interviews:                 Friday 18th May 2018            

To arrange a visit to the school, please contact the school office on 0208 529 6827

The school is committed to safer recruitment practice & pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any employment is confirmed. The post is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure

Equal Opportunities
Waltham Forest is a diverse borough where diversity is valued and is integral to both, service delivery and employment of its staff. The Council is proud of its rich mix of communities and as the largest employer in the area, it works hard to respond to the changing needs of its population.

We use our statutory duties on race, gender and disability equality and best practice in respect of age, faith and sexual orientation to ensure equality of opportunity in the workplace.

The Council is committed to meeting its 4 equality objectives contained within the Waltham Forest Council Equality Plan 2012/2015:

- Promoting equality of opportunity

- Opposing all forms of discrimination, intolerance and disadvantage

- Ensuring our workforce reflects the diverse communities of Waltham Forest at all levels.

- Providing fair, appropriate, accessible and excellent Services to all.

Respecting Diversity is a core Council value.

Further information on this vacancy