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Attendance Assistant - Full-time

Aylesford School, Aylesford

  • Ref:KCC886-5410-564S
  • Posted:22/11/2023
  • Pay:Kent Range £22,595-£23,693 (Pro-Rata)
  • Start Date:January 2024
  • App Close Date:10/12/2023 at 10:00
  • Interviews:As Arranged


Aylesford School are looking for a new member to join the Administration team as Attendance Assistant. 

The Attendance Assistant is responsible to the Attendance Officer and Attendance Lead to promote excellent attendance, reduce levels of absence and work with children and families. Aylesford School has recently been commended for the excellent work we do regarding attendance, and we are keen for the new team member to have the same passion and commitment to ensure our students have the best chance of succeeding.

What we are looking for in the right candidate;

  • A strong moral compass and a commitment to Safeguarding 
  • Takes pride in their work and delivers to a high standard
  • Ability to work independantly, with autonomy to make the right decisions, but also as a wider team
  • Able to prioritise both a to-do list and any ad-hoc tasks that may be presented with short notice
  • A willingness to learn new systems and processes as technology develops 

Job Role;

  • Full time hours (37 per week, Monday-Thursday 8-4, Friday 8-3.30)
  • Term Time only (including 1 Staff Development day)
  • Free on-site parking
  • Full training given, and opportunities to train within other areas

Please see Job Description attached for full key duties and responsibilities



Information about the school

Aylesford School is an inclusive school where every child, regardless of ability and background can fulfil their dreams and aspirations. We achieved a Good Ofsted result, however, we are working on becoming an outstanding school going forward.

We aim to continue providing students with high quality academic and ‘Character Education’, which develops confident young people who are successful learners and who will go on to contribute positively to society.

Our support staff play a vital role in enabling our teachers to deliver our high quality academia, therefore the post holder needs to be confident and enthusiastic in the want to help the school achieve success

Job Contact Information


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.