Administration Support Officer (Attendance) - Royds Hall

Secondary Schools
Royds Hall, a Share MAT Academy
37 hours per week, Term Time + 1 day
Huddersfield and surrounding areas
Band D SCP 7-11
£19,014 to £20,446

Kirklees Council are advertising this role on behalf of Royds Hall.

An exciting opportunity has arisen to work within the Pastoral and Attendance Department, working with the Attendance Officer. This role will deliver comprehensive administrative support to the department and work with families to support them in overcoming barriers and issues affecting their child’s attendance at school. This is a caring role which makes a real impact, enabling children to access the education they are entitled to enabling them achieve, succeed and live happy and healthy lives. It is a busy and vibrant office with a fast paced and varied workload. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone looking for the next step in their career.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Have Maths and English to GCSE Grade 4 or equivalent; 
  • Encourage, motivate and inspire young children in order to encourage their learning; 
  • Be committed to our ethos that all pupils can achieve their personal best at Royds Hall Academy;
  • Have great references demonstrating they are a suitable candidate, safe to work with children.

At SHARE MAT, we aim to:

  • Equip staff to deliver their best every day and believe that ‘Valuing People, Supporting Personal Best’ is key;
  • Ensure our staff are happy at work, taking pride in pupils’ progress and development;
  • Ensure continuous improvement and development and to share our practice with others;
  • Deliver an extensive and motivational CPD package relevant to the job role;
  • Offer great benefits, supportive line management and networking opportunities across the MAT to aid personal development.

Royds Hall is one of nine academies within our trust and is part of a close-knit community well located for commute from Leeds, Huddersfield and Wakefield. Please make arrangements to visit the academy if you wish to do so, in order to learn more before you apply, you will find it:

  • Offers an exceptional learning environment and facilities, alongside a wide range of professional learning and development opportunities;
  • Is a vibrant place of learning and encouragement where children are happy, settled and confident;
  • Has a broad and balanced curriculum that provides a memorable educational experience for all of its pupils;
  • Aims to equip pupils with the attributes and attitude they need for their next stage of education.

Please note that CVs will not be accepted. The application pack must be downloaded below or from the jobs page of the SHARE MAT or Academy Website.

Please send completed Application Forms to

Closing Date is Thursday 15th December 2022 – 12 Noon.

Interview Date – To be Confirmed.

SHARE MAT is committed to the Equalities Act 2010 and also to promoting the welfare and safeguarding of children and young people, by adhering to the “Keeping Children Safe in Education” guidance. All staff and volunteers are regularly trained regarding our expectations in keeping our students safe. An enhanced DBS is required for every post.

SHARE MAT comprises of Woodside Green Primary, Heaton Avenue Primary, Luck Lane Primary, Millbridge Primary, Royds Hall Academy, Shelley College, Whitcliffe Mount School and Thornhill Community Academy. A central team provides operational support.

15 December 2022, 12:00 PM

This vacancy is closed to applications.