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Careers Advisor

Broadlands AcademyKeynsham, Bristol

Careers Advisor

5 hours per week( 2 vacancies)  or  10 hours per week (1 vacancy); 39 weeks per year

Part Time, Casual

Salary: NJC 13-18

Inspire their remarkable with us

Broadlands Academy is an 11-16 learning community and proud to be part of Academies Enterprise Trust family of schools. We are a small, mixed, fully inclusive comprehensive school taking children from ages 11 to 16 and remain one of the best choices for learning in the area. For every student who attends our Academy, we aim to raise their aspirations, broaden their horizons and promote a life-long love of learning. We are situated in extensive grounds and ideally located between Bath and Bristol. We benefit from a number of links with the local community and have an excellent reputation.  We have a nursery on site, an SEN unit and run a Hospital Education and Reintegration Service.

We are looking for a casual Careers Advisor to join our friendly, hard-working team as soon as possible. Reporting to the Careers Lead you will help develop our Careers Strategy and develop exciting opportunities for our students.  You will be responsible for taking a lead on employer and college engagement in order to develop new opportunities for our students. This may include employment, apprenticeship programmes. You will also take a lead on coordination of careers advice and guidance.  You will be a driven and enthusiastic individual and will need to identify opportunities for students and manage the implementation of these projects in conjunction with the school, colleges, employers and families.
You will be confident in building relationships and professional networks and have a drive to succeed. Able to manage a number of projects simultaneously you will ensure our students access the very best opportunities and build a positive path for their future. All support, guidance and great future career prospects will be available to the successful candidate.

We passionately believe that every child can discover their own remarkable life. It’s what motivates us around here. We know this vision requires something extra. Which is why at AET, you’ll find more. More opportunities, so you can forge your own path. More care and support, so you can prioritise what matters most. More purpose, for you and for the children we’re inspiring.

We offer:

  • More training and development, so you can get better at what you do - Varied and stretching continuous professional development opportunities.
  • More support for you and your loved ones - A health cash plan, employee loans and savings scheme, discounted gym membership and employee assistance programme.
  • More technology so you can make more impact - G Suite for Education embedded throughout. Collaborative cloud technology gives you access to the latest tools, when and where it suits you. More tech enabled classrooms mean less time spent on admin.
  • More reward - A generous and flexible Local Government Pension scheme for support staff.
  • More possibilities - To inspire children to find their remarkable.

Closing date: Friday 15 January 2021

This role is due to commence as of February 2021.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early should we receive an overwhelming response.  All candidates are advised to refer to the job description and person specification before making an application.

In line with our safeguarding practices we are unable to accept CV’s.  Come inspire their remarkable with us, apply today by clicking on the ‘Apply Now’ button below.

We are committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  A Disclosure and Barring Service Certificate will be required for all posts. This post will be subject to enhanced checks as part of our Prevent Duty.

Academies Enterprise Trust embraces diversity and promotes equality of opportunity.  Job share, part time and flexible working opportunities will be considered.  We are a Disability Confident Employer and there is a guaranteed interview scheme for candidates with disabilities who meet the minimum selection criteria.

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AET is recruiting for School Direct placements.  Please visit our website for further details.

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