Attendance Manager - Biddick Academy

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Closed for applications on 19/04/2021 12:00
£25,773 - £27,351
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Schools - Support
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Biddick Academy
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19 Apr
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Biddick Academy
11-16 Mixed Comprehensive
1110 on roll
Headteacher: Miss K Morris
Required for 1st September 2021
Attendance Manager
Salary: Scale 6 (26-28) £25,773 to £27,351 – Full Time Equivalent Salary (FTE)
This role is Term Time only (TTO) and the FTE salary will be pro-rated to TTO taking into consideration holiday entitlement.
Biddick Academy is a thriving oversubscribed secondary school conveniently located 10 minutes’ drive from Newcastle and Durham. The Academy is founded on strong relationships with all stakeholders and has an excellent reputation within the local community.
We seeking to appoint a committed and enthusiastic Attendance Manager who will work directly with all stakeholders encouraging, challenging and supporting improvements in attendance at an individual, cohort and whole school level.
Our curriculum is centred on the core values of resilience, curiosity, aspiration, and readiness; these equally apply to our approach to attendance. We require an inspirational individual who has a clear understanding of barriers to attendance and the interpersonal skills to put solutions in place.
This is a tremendous opportunity for the right candidate to have a real and measurable impact, good student attendance is an essential aspect of a successful community and academic success. If attendance is outstanding, then students have improved life chances and will make more rapid progress academically and socially.
The successful candidate will be analytical, a skilled communicator, adept at creating and managing data/systems and have excellent organisational skills.
Please contact Mrs Karen Southwick, PA to the Headteacher to arrange a visit or to have an informal discussion regarding the role. You can contact Mrs Southwick on southwick.k@biddickacademy.com or 0191 5111600, ext 5014. To apply, please complete an application form which can be found on our website at https://biddickacademy.com/vacancies//and return to Mrs K Southwick at the email address above.
Biddick Academy is committed to the safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect that all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check before taking up the post, along with pre-employment safeguarding checks.
Closing Date: Monday 19th April 2021 at 12 noon
Interviews: Wednesday 5th May

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