New to the Role of Attendance Officer - London

Attendance Officers play a crucial role in the managing, monitoring and improving attendance, yet training is often received ‘on the job’. This practical course, which is aimed at Attendance Officers who are new in the post or recently appointed, allows colleagues to get up-to-speed with all the essential knowledge, key skills and appropriate actions required. The training takes place in a completely supportive environment, allowing ample time to ask questions and discuss the issues that concern you.

Key areas covered:

  • Understanding the responsibilities and requirements of your role
  • Ensuring you are up-to-date with relevant legislation and statutory guidance
  • Operating watertight attendance systems
  • How monitor, record and evaluate attendance
  • Using correct absence coding and accurate registration practice
  • Developing an effective school attendance policy
  • Making the best use of your data
  • Knowing what to expect during an Ofsted inspection
  • Planning, prioritising and organising your workload


Download the agenda here

Friday 9 November 2018
Mercure London Bridge