The Trust Central Attendance Team is now working collaboratively across schools to maximise the educational opportunities for all our pupils.

Head of Attendance & Welfare – Jill Benson

Jill Benson

Responsible for:

  • Developing and implementing the attendance strategy
  • Coordinating support to schools, pupils and parents

Attendance Manager

Responsible for:

  • Monitoring and delivering the attendance process.
  • Working collectively with the school, pupils and parents

Home-School Liaison Officer

Responsible for:

  • Undertaking daily home visits
  • Maintaining close liaison with the school, pupils and parents


Attendance Support – Emma Foster

Emma Foster

Responsible for:

  • Issuing attendance correspondence to schools, pupils and parents in a timely manner

Schools are designated into either the Central-East (Attendance) Team or the Central-West (Attendance) Team.

Central – East Team

Contact Details: 01642 529200

Job Title Name Email NPCAT Mobile
Head of Attendance & Welfare Jill Benson benson.j@npcat.org.uk 07934298957
Attendance Manager Jen Stewart stewart.j@npcat.org.uk 07718474460
Home School Liaison Officer Donna Brissolara brizzolara.d@npcat.org.uk 07833323865
Home School Liaison Officer Kath Farndale farndale.k@npcat.org.uk 07741014916
Attendance Support Emma Foster foster.e@npcat.org.uk 07934298957

Schools

Primary Secondary
St Alphonsus Catholic Primary St Peter’s Catholic College
St Augustine’s Catholic Primary Sacred Heart Catholic Secondary
St Bede’s Catholic Primary
St Benedict’s Catholic Primary
St Bernadette’s Catholic Primary
St Clare’s Catholic Primary
St Gabriel’s Catholic Primary
St Joseph’s Catholic Primary (Loftus)
St Margaret Clitherow’s Catholic Primary
St Mary’s Catholic Primary
St Paulinus Catholic Primary
St Pius X Catholic Primary

Central – West Team

Contact Details: 01642 529200

Job Title Name Email NPCAT Mobile
Head of Attendance & Welfare Jill Benson benson.j@npcat.org.uk 07934298957
Attendance Manager Helga Linton linton.h@npcat.org.uk 07493978424
Home School Liaison Officer Holly Johnson johnson.h@npcat.org.uk 07741074262
Home School Liaison Officer Helen Lidster lidster.h@npcat.org.uk 07741062734
Attendance Support Emma Foster foster.e@npcat.org.uk 07934298957

Schools

Primary Secondary
All Saints Catholic Primary St Patrick’s Catholic College
Christ the King Catholic Primary Trinity Catholic College & Sixth Form
Corpus Christi Catholic Primary
Sacred Heart Catholic Primary
St Edward’s Catholic Primary
St Gerard’s Catholic Primary
St Joseph’s Catholic Primary (Middlesbrough)
St Patrick’s Catholic Primary
St Therese Lisieux Catholic Primary
St Thomas More Catholic Primary

Useful links and attachments

Trust School Attendance Letter to Parents September 2019

Redcar & Cleveland Penalty Notice Code of Conduct September 2019

Middlesbrough Penalty Notice Code of Conduct September 2019

Stockton on Tees Penalty Notice Code of Conduct September 2019

NYCC Penalty Notice Code of Conduct September 2019