Maiden Erlegh Chiltern Edge

Attendance Officer

  • 35 hours per week (TTO + 5 Inset)
  • Grade 5, SCP 12. Fulltime £26,421. Actual £21,496

We are now looking for an Attendance Officer at Maiden Erlegh Chiltern Edge.

The role is to maintain the Bromcom pupil attendance database and undertake all administrative duties involved in attendance, first day calling and truancy checks according to the school’s policies. Communicate with parents using the school e-communication system and to deputise for student services and first aid where applicable.

Maiden Erlegh Chiltern Edge is proud to celebrate its recent ‘Good’ Ofsted outcome. This is a fantastic reflection of just how far the school has come in recent years and recognises all the work done by our staff.  It is also testament to the hard work, maturity and energy of our students, and the support of our parent community. We are a small school but with a big heart. Since joining the Maiden Erlegh Trust in 2018, the school has seen a marked change in its fortunes and is now known for its calm classrooms, strong focus on behaviour and well-developed teaching and learning.

The successful applicant will be energetic and enthusiastic and enjoy working with 11-16 year olds. You will enjoy nurturing young people to grow in confidence and flourish personally. You will share our inclusive values of “opportunity, diversity and success for all” and you will have a willingness to develop your own practice in line with our ethos of continuous improvement.

Being part of the Maiden Erlegh Trust also offers a range of career opportunities across our schools. For our teaching team, we offer a flexible CPD programme which staff can tailor to their own needs, which includes coaching and training for new entrants to the profession and to support career returners.

We have a proven track record of supporting ambitious staff in to middle and senior leadership posts and can offer opportunities to broaden your impact on the sector through the work of the Maiden Erlegh Institute. We are very happy to discuss flexible working arrangements, including part-time work and job-sharing.

To learn more about our school, visit our website

If you would like to have an informal chat with our hiring manager about this post, please email

The Trust reserves the right to interview and appoint before the closing date.