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Attendance Officer

This vacancy has now closed and is listed for reference only.
Vacancy Summary
London Borough Of Waltham Forest
£21,394-£22,979 Scale 5 Point 22-25
Buxton School, Cann Hall Road, Leytonstone
Working Pattern:
Full Time/Term Time
36 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
24/05/2019 at 09:00 AM
Vacancy Description

Attendance Officer

Required as soon as possible

Scale:             5    Pt 22 – 25 (£21,394 - £22,079) 

Hours:            36 hours per week / 45.6 week contract

                         (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 manage a positive attendance and punctuality culture at Buxton School. We are a large all-through school situated in Leytonstone.

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.  This post could fit a recent graduate and training will be provided.

Buxton School is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS Disclosure.

Please note CVs will not be accepted.

For an application pack and further details, please download the details from the school website or contact Stacey Bell, PA to Executive Head teacher at 

Closing date: Friday 24th May 2019 at 9am


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.