Attendance Officer Apprentice

Principal:  Mr T Urwin

New College Durham Academies Trust comprises of two large Academies, Consett Academy and North Durham Academy, located some six miles apart in North West Durham.  New College Durham, is our lead sponsor and both Academies are located in multi-million-pound new builds, offering unrivalled state of the art facilities for our students and communities in Consett and Stanley. 

Consett Academy is seeking to appoint an Apprentice Attendance Officer:

Attendance Officer Apprentice
(18 months fixed term)

Annual wage £8,329 based on working term time plus 1 week

Working week Monday to Thursday 8am – 4pm Friday 8am – 3:30pm, 30 minute lunch break each day. Total hours per week: 37.

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Assisting in the updating and monitoring of class registers
  • Assist with any attendance related queries
  • Providing clerical support to the attendance team and other departments when required.
  • Using multiple IT systems to write letters, maintain student records and analyse data.
  • Undertaking general office duties including the distribution of mail, filing and photocopying.

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

Business Administration Apprenticeship – Level 3.

Expected Duration 18 Months

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Administrative skills, Team working, Initiative


Good numeracy/literacy skills evidenced to Level 2


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Please do not attach copies of CV’s/qualification certificates. Only the information detailed on the application form will be used as part of the short-listing process.  Applications from recruitment agencies will not be accepted. Completed applications should be emailed to: by no later than Midday: Wednesday 6th July 2022.

Applicants should assume they have been unsuccessful if we have not contacted them within 28 days of the post-closing.

New College Durham Academies Trust is committed to the safeguarding of children and vulnerable adults and will undertake the appropriate employment checks to meet this commitment.

Job Description

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Job Summary

Location: Consett Academy
Salary: £8,329 based on working term time plus 1 week
Posted on: 20 June 2022
Closing on: 06/07/2022