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All SuccessAT teachers benefit from our 'Three Steps to Success' entitlement:

  1. Entitlement to our trust pedagogy and leadership development package including NQT gold package, RQT leadership and research programme, NPQML, NPQSL, and NPQH as appropriate to career stage development
  2. Talent management development routes within the trust with a personalised career plan
  3. Well-being for success – our own personal well-being and support  package to help you flourish

Ofsted GOOD

  • We are part of Success Academy Trust, based in Broughton Astley, Leicestershire
  • We are the lead Teaching School in Thomas Estley Learning Alliance
  • We are a ‘Community of Courage and Commitment to Success’
  • We believe in excellence, leadership, opportunity, innovation and community

Attendance Improvement Officer

Grade 9 - £24,801 - £26,925

(pro rata (49.43%) £12,259 – £13,309)

21 hours per week (over three days), term time only

Plus an additional 21 hours to be worked 

across the year as required

Working within the hours of 8.00am – 3.30pm (less ½ hour break)

(There is some flexibility around which days are worked)

Success Academy Trust requires an Attendance Officer to join its central support team. The successful candidate will be based at Thomas Estley in Broughton Astley, but also work across the Success Academy Trust schools and some of our Primary partnership schools to ensure that every child receives an appropriate education for their needs. 

The main purpose of the role will be to promote the welfare of all children and ensure that this is supported by parents and carers fulfilling their duties in accordance with school attendance legislation; To support schools in developing strategies to improve attendance and reduce persistent absence and to work with other agencies and stakeholders to support attendance and reduce absence.

The ideal candidate will have equivalent NVQ3 level qualification plus relevant experience or able to demonstrate related experience identified through close reference to job description and person spec.

If you are interested in this rewarding and varied role, then please download full details and an application form below.

The college is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. As this job is designated as a 'regulated activity' an enhanced DBS with barred list check is essential.

Closing date: Wednesday 29th January 2020


Do you have something special to offer?

Can we help you to acquire experience in a school based setting?

At Thomas Estley we always welcome applications for voluntary work, be it short term or something more permanent. If you feel you can contribute to the Academy or wish to gain valuable experience, please get in touch*

For the Summer Term 2018 we are particularly interested in support for athletics and sports.

*Please send initial contact to – this will be passed on to the appropriate area depending on your offer. All applications will be considered, following discussions with relevant team leaders and in conjunction with our safeguarding and Right to Work in the UK checking procedures. Thomas Estley will organise these on your behalf.


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