Part-time Careers Adviser, Essex

Closing date:Expiring soon

Philip Morant School And CollegeEssex

Date posted:
Start date: Immediate
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Band 3 to midpoint - Actual Salary from £14,307
Contract term: Permanent



Pay Range: Local Government Band 3 to midpoint (point 6-11)

Actual Salary from £14,307

Start Date: Immediate

The Role

We are seeking an outstanding and inspirational Careers Adviser to provide impartial information, advice and guidance to help people make realistic choices about education, training and work.

Some of your key responsibilities will include:

• Managing the provision of careers and labour market information

• Managing the careers section of the school's website

• Liaising with tutorial managers, mentors and SENCO to identify students needing guidance

• Planning a systematic and structured careers offer to ensure that no child is left behind

• Providing impartial information, advice and guidance to individuals and to groups of students in relation to all aspects of their progression planning

(The full details can be found in the attached Job Outline and Person Specification).

We're looking for you if you have:

• An understanding of, and support for, the ethos of the school 

• Level 6 Qualification in CEIAG, registered with CDI

• A knowledgeable and sound understanding of Further Education systems and careers education and guidance practices 

• A keen interest in the concerns of students and an understanding of the factors that impact on young people and their decision making abilities 

Why work for The Sigma Trust, Philip Morant School and College? 

We can offer you:

• A Competitive Salary

• Robust school CPD training programme that enables you to flourish 

• Opportunities to work with colleagues across the Trust to share resources, ideas and build collaborative relationships

• Employee Benefits: Employee Assistance Programme, Pension Scheme

This post is 32.5 hours per week, 39 weeks per year (Term Time, plus Non-pupil days), however, we are willing to consider applications from people who are able to work fewer hours per week.

Additional Information:

For additional information about the Trust and this school, please visit our website

To Apply

To apply for this post, please complete an application form, available from The Sigma Trust/this website and return it to quoting reference 176. Please read the Notes for Applicants document attached.

Closing date:  Midnight, Sunday 20th October 2019. 

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service.

More about Philip Morant School And College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Rembrandt Way, Colchester, Essex, CO3 4QS, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1206 545222
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