De Ferrers Academy

CAREER ADVISOR (0.6)

Location
Burton-on-Trent, Staffordshire
Salary
£11,544- £13,122
Posted
14 Jun 2017
Expires
12 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time

CAREER ADVISOR (0.6)

Grade 7, £18,984 - £21,579 (Full Time Equivalent, term time only) per annum

Actual Salary £11,544- £13,122

22.5 hours per week, Mon-Fri

The de Ferrers Academy has gained a reputation for high levels of academic achievement, demonstrated by another extremely successful year for our students at GCSE and A-level.  We have a positive ethos and excellent staff/student relationships, together with a commitment to the personal and professional development of our staff.    In recent years, the Academy has developed a national reputation for innovation and success in Learning technologies and ICT.   The Academy is an Apple Regional Training Centre, with 1:1 use of iPads for all Key Stage 4 and 5 students.  

We are looking to appoint an individual to be responsible for supporting and developing the career education programme of activities, including improvement of careers education, information, advice and guidance. You will be working on a 1:1 basis or with small groups of students to give advice and guidance on issues such as careers, education, employment and training. This post is part time, term time only.

All prospective candidates are very welcome to visit the Academy, to tour and meet with members of the faculty, and meet with our students.  We are situated on the rural outskirts of Burton upon Trent, within easy access of Birmingham, Nottingham and Derby.  As the academy of choice for our local area, you will feel part of a supported community and, most importantly, a warm and friendly environment in which to educate our young people.  We offer an employee reward package which includes car leasing discounts and our own independent travel consultant.        This role offers an exceptional opportunity to the successful candidate.   To apply for this role, please complete a support staff application form.  This can be accessed via the Academy’s website, or alternatively please contact Samantha Lawless on 01283 247700.   Please note completed applications should be received by 9:00 am on the closing date.

Closing date: Wednesday 28th June

Interview date: Tuesday 4th July

e-mail slawless@deferrers.com

www.deferrers.com

This Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and this position is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure check under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.