Admin/Attendance Officer (Maternity Cover)

Contract type: Fixed term (maternity cover, from 10th May 2021 till 20th May 2022), term time only

Hours: 20 hours per week

Salary: Scale 5, points 12 – 14 (£12,724.44 – £13,187.52 gross per annum)

Closing date: 19th April 2021

Interview date: 22nd April 2021

Number of vacancies: 1

Telephone: 020 7254 4564

Contact name: Nick Mallender

Grasmere Primary School is a happy school where everybody is cared for and loved. Our school is dedicated to providing a safe, secure and stimulating environment where all children can develop their skills and talents in a variety of ways and to the best of their abilities.

We are looking to appoint an Admin/Attendance Officer to help in our school office.

The postholder:

  • Will be the first point of contact for the school and undertake a range of administrative and communication roles to ensure delivery of a first class office.
  • Deputise for the Business Manager/Bursar in relation to maintain accurate accounts and systems of financial control in regards to delegated financial duties in their absence.
  • Be the Schools Attendance Officer and assist with the planning and development of support services to improve pupil attendance. Work with colleagues, pupils and their families to improve attendance of a target group of pupils with unacceptable levels of absence.
  • Co-ordinate and maintain the School Asset Register.
  • To provide administrative support for the Strategic Leadership Team

Please see attached the Admin/Attendance Officer Job Description and Person Specification for main duties and responsibilities.

 The post is to start on 10th May 2021 for a fixed term period ending 20th May 2022 to cover maternity leave, subject to a six months’ probation review.

If you are interested in this position, please download the application pack and application form below:

Completed applications should only be sent by e-mail to for the attention of Nick Mallender, Headtacher.

Closing date: 19th April 2021

Interview date: 22nd April 2021