• Teacher Student

Attendance Officer

Closing Date: 27th May 2010

Required as soon as possible

Contract :         Full time       

Salary :            Competitive rate  

Harris Academy Purley is an 11-19 co-educational Academy on the Croydon/Surrey border with specialisms in Enterprise and Sport. The Academy opened in September 2009 and is soon to benefit from a £23 million refurbishment providing excellent state- of–the-art accommodation.  

We are seeking an experienced Attendance Officer . Duties include :

  • Managing all aspects of attendance for the student population
  • Operation of SIMS /CMIS including data input, report generation & analysis
  • Meeting with parents
  • Liaising closely with the Assistant Principal responsible for Attendance, Admissions Officer and Education Welfare Officer   

Good communication skills are essential, as the post requires working with staff, parents and pupils.

To be considered for this Attendance Officer job, you must have previous experience of attendance in schools and be available to start no later than July 1st 2010.  

FOR INFORMATION about Harris Academy Purley or the Harris Federation, please visit or  

Harris Federation of South London Schools is a registered charity and the number is 1120150.  


Application forms and Supporting letters should be sent either electronically to  

Harris Academy Purley

Kendra Hall Rd

South Croydon