Careers And Progression Leader - Term Time

Recruiter
NORTHFLEET SCHOOL FOR GIRLS
Location
Northfleet
Salary
Up to £10,000
Posted
14 Sep 2020
Closes
14 Oct 2020
Ref
1697624595
Category
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Start Date: Immediate

Pay: KR 7 £7,874 - £8,914 per annum

Northfleet School for Girls are seeking a qualified Careers Advisor. The role is for 15 hours per week (two days) and term time only (39 weeks per year). The working hours are 08:00 - 16:00 and the working days will be discussed with the successful candidate.

Our school expects that all students should "Dream Big and Achieve" and a strong careers provision is key to this agenda. In this role you will make a real difference to our students life prospects by supporting Year 10 - 13 in dedicated careers interviews and work with a wider team to develop an excellent careers provision across the school.

Whilst this is a two day per week role we would be interested in speaking to anyone who is more interested in a full time post. There is opportunity to create a full time role with a greater strategic remit across the school.

As a school we will offer you:
  • A comprehensive induction
  • The opportunity to be part of a whole school team which believes in working together to achieve excellence
  • A school which values every individuals’ contribution and seeks to develop skills and talents across all areas of school life
  • A school which believes that students and staff should ‘enjoy the journey!’
  • Performance management reviews take place annually in September with the opportunity for a performance related pay increase once an employee is eligible i.e. has been employed long enough for evidence to be provided

Northfleet School for Girls are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

The appointment is subject to satisfactory references, medical clearance and an enhanced DBS check.

We reserve the right to withdraw this advert before the published closing date should a suitable candidate be appointed before.

Closing Date: 21/09/2020 at 12:00

Interviews: TBC

Information about the school

Northfleet School for Girls is a vibrant and friendly school which values every individual as a professional member of the whole team.

Our vision is that all students should dream big and achieve. This is realised through staff, students and parents working closely together, having high expectations in all areas and enjoying the journey.

We are at a very exciting stage in our path to outstanding. Results have improved year on year and are now significantly above similar schools, student engagement is excellent and intake numbers are expanding rapidly at both Year 7 and Year 12. We are particularly excited to be planning a brand new dedicated Sixth Form building for 2021.

The following quotes from our 2020 staff survey give a feel for the school;

“I believe the students behaviour is really good and it makes this school a great place to work.”

“The school management have a caring ethos and as a new member of staff I am very impressed with how valued I have been made to feel and the initiatives to make the working environment a happy place to be.”

“I love working at this school and do find it a good school to work for. I do feel valued and that there are opportunities for me to professionally develop. The behaviour here is good and SLT are supportive. It is a great school to work at.”

“Fantastic place to work - staff very supportive of each other and students.”

“The school is immaculately presented which provides a professional environment for our students to learn in and be proud of. SLT always make time to support every member of staff and the expectation of the workforce is clear.

In addition to the above; parent surveys show that 97% would recommend the school, 99% say their child is taught well and 99% say we look after their child well.

If you would like to be part of a school that values the contribution of all staff in achieving great education and want to work in an environment where everyone is supported to develop further then we would like to speak with you.

Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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