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Careers Lead and Advisor

Manchester Health Academy (MHA)Manchester

Salary:  Grade 7 £28,734 (point 21) to £31,877 (point 25) per annum - actual salary to reflect term time working (starting point will be dependent on experience and a discretionary payment may be available for an exceptional candidate)

35 hours per week, term time only plus 5 weeks (i.e. 43 weeks per academic year)


The Role

We currently have an exciting opportunity for an experienced candidate to plan, implement and deliver a professional careers guidance service to improve our pupils’ skills, knowledge and understanding for career planning and prepare them for their choices and transitions in education, training and employment.


What we’re looking for

Suitable candidates will be educated to at least A level standard and will have proven ability in a similar role, possessing significant admin experience and strong interpersonal skills.  Previous experience of working within a school environment would be a distinct advantage, along with knowledge and experience of the UCAS process. 

This is an exciting opportunity to work as a member of a highly committed and talented team where collaboration and team work are essential.  We are looking for enthusiastic, committed, staff who will go the extra mile.  


The School

Manchester Health Academy opened in September 2009 and is sponsored by Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust. In September 2010 the Academy moved into a £20 million state-of-the-art building and to accommodate a growing student population we have recently completed a further £10 million expansion project. 

Our vision is to combine education and health in transforming the futures of our young people. 

We are on the journey to becoming the provider of choice in a secondary setting and the hub of our local community and are seeking exceptional and inspiring individuals to join our committed team.


Why work for us?

In return we will promise you a stimulating, supportive and rewarding working environment, where all staff are valued and encouraged to take a leading role in the development of the Academy vision and strategy. You will also have the opportunity to access a range of excellent professional opportunities to support your progression.

Additional benefits to working at MHA

- Excellent local government pension scheme

- Free parking

- Free use of the community gym facilities

- Cycle to Work Scheme

- Short commute to city centre with excellent tram links on the doorstep of the Academy 


Application Form

Completed application forms are to be emailed by the closing date/time to: recruitment@manchesterhealthacademy.org.uk. Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Closing date: Monday 19 April 2021 – 9 am


The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We therefore follow safer recruitment procedures and successful candidates are required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service, along with other pre-employment checks.


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