Careers Adviser and Co-Ordinator
As soon as possible
36 Hours per Week / 39 Weeks per Year
NJC (Outer London) Scale SO1 Pts 23-25 - £30,432 – £31,279
We have an opportunity for a suitably qualified, enthusiastic and knowledgeable individual to join our fantastic Highams Park staff body. This candidate needs to hold a Level 6 Diploma in Careers Guidance and development (or equivalent).
The ideal candidate will be required to meet the person specification and carry out the responsibilities laid out in the job description. We expect a strong commitment to ensuring students receive their entitlement to careers education.
Highams Park School is a very successful co-educational 11-18 mixed Academy comprehensive school, hosting 1,600 students. There is a strong culture of careers being implemented from key stage 3 and a great achievement in the 6th Form, with over 80% of Year 13 students progressing onto University at their end of their Level 3 courses.
With the increasing demands placed on schools to provide a more rigorous careers programme, it is vital that the person applying for the post holds the experience to lead on pathways that will enrich students experiences and pathways.
Early applications will be considered on receipt and interviews scheduled accordingly.
We are committed to the safety of our pupils through our recruitment and school practices; all jobs are subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.
The Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) helps employers make safer recruitment decisions and prevent unsuitable people from working with vulnerable groups, including children.