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Attendance Officer - Full-time

Northfleet Technology College, Northfleet

  • Ref:KCC886-5456-225S
  • Posted:25/11/2022
  • Pay:Grade 7, Points 21 -24, £21,232 - £24,036
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:05/12/2022 at 12:00
  • Interviews:W/B 12 December 2022


Start Salary Grade 7, Points 21 -24, £21,232 - £24,036 (£23,378 - £26,466 full time equivalent)

Term time:  37 hours per week (38 weeks per annum) with 111 additional hours in school holidays (equivalent to 3 weeks).

We are looking for an enthusiastic person with relevant experience and a high level of personal drive and energy, who will be able to contribute to improving the attendance of the students at our school. You will be self-motivated, exceptionally well organised and a good team worker.

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who wants to make a difference and enjoys working with students and their families in order to remove any barriers to ensuring they achieve high levels of attendance.  The successful candidate will promote whole school attendance strategies to improve excellent attendance and reduce persistent absence alongside administrative tasks for recording, managing and monitoring attendance.

The successful candidate will require the following skills:

  • Be professional, friendly and a good role model for students.
  • Have the ability to build good relationships with parents, students, colleagues and other agencies.
  • Have the ability to multitask and prioritise workload.
  • Have good IT skills and knowledge of SIMs
  • Understand school management systems.
  • Able to work using your own initiative, with minimum supervision?
  • Be a flexible, proactive and a team player?
  • Proficient in Maths & English?
  • An excellent communicator, both written & verbal?


If you feel you can answer ‘Yes’ to all of the above, Northfleet Technology College is the place for you!

Candidates will be contacted if they are successfully shortlisted for interview.

Northfleet Technology College may complete an online check of all candidates.

Based on the quality and quantity of applications received, Northfleet Technology College reserves the right to close this vacancy sooner than the specified closing date. Applicants will be notified of this where possible. Therefore, early applications are encouraged.

Full details about the job description and the requirements of the post can be found in the accompanying recruitment pack.

CVs will not be accepted.  Our school and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service and successful references.  Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory safeguarding and vetting checks including references and a DBS (Fully Enhanced CRB). If you are shortlisted, an online search will be conducted in line with keeping children safe in education.

If you would like to visit the school prior to making an application, please do not hesitate to contact us to arrange this.

Information about the school

NTC is a secondary modern 11-18 boys school with a mixed Sixth Form. Our state of the art school building ensures that NTC is at the centre of educational innovation and advancement.

Our students and staff benefit from a wonderful learning environment and the schools Technology College roots ensures that we provide more advanced resources and facilities for Mathematics, Science, Computing and Engineering.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Emma Stuart
  • Address:Northfleet Technology College, Northfleet, Kent, DA11
  • Telephone: 01474533802
  • Email: office@ntc.kent.sch.uk


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Legislation.