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Attendance Officer - Term Time

Sittingbourne Community College, Sittingbourne

  • Ref:KCC886-4002-292S
  • Posted:29/11/2018
  • Pay:Swale Academies Trust Support Staff Pay Scheme
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:12/12/2018 at 12:00
  • Interviews:TBC


Attendance Officer

Required as soon as possible

Band 4 £17,189 - £18,059 (£14,504.08 - £15,238.18 pro rata)

37 hours per week, term time plus 5 staff training days


We are in a position to appoint an Attendance Officer to join the attendance team at Sittingbourne Community College.

We are looking for an individual with high professional standards, as well as comprehensive administrative skills. The post encompasses a wide range of responsibilities, including contacting parents.

The successful candidate will have a positive attitude and be capable in working independently under pressure. An ability to work methodically, with focused attention to detail, is also essential.

Ofsted - 'A good school, where students have exemplary attitudes to learning and achieving well. The quality of teaching is at least good, with many examples of outstanding practice.'


Application packs available online https://www.swaleacademiestrust.org.uk

Please note - we cannot accept CV's without an application form.


Closing date: Wednesday 12th December 2018 at 12 noon

Interview date: TBC


Swale Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS Disclosure.


Contact details: Emma Rannard

Sittingbourne Community College, Swanstree Avenue, Sittingbourne, Kent ME10 4NL

Email: emma.rannard@swale.at

Applications to be sent to: Mrs Jill Devine

Email: HR@swale.at


Trust Principal: Mr J Whitcombe MA

Executive Headteacher: Mr S Murphy

Headteacher: Ms Y Peden

Information about the school

Sittingbourne Community College is a large non-selective school and was judged by Ofsted in November 2017 as a ‘Good’ school.

We believe that all learners need to feel safe and secure in school in order for them to reach their full potential. We have established a culture of respect for each other and pride in academic achievement for all learners.

We offer our students a very broad curriculum, placing value on the arts and vocational subjects in addition to core and Ebacc subjects. Our objective is to ensure success for every student so that when they leave us they are well rounded, confident individuals, well equipped to take their place in the work place or further education. We are very proud of the culture and ethos that exists in the school which is continually evolving and developing to ensure that all students benefit from our extensive systems of support.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Ms Yvette Peden
  • Address:Swanstree Avenue, Sittingbourne, Kent, ME10 4NL
  • Telephone: 01795 472449
  • Email: HR@swale.at

Fax: 01795 470332


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

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.