Careers and Employability Leader, Hackney

Closing date:

Skinners' AcademyHackney

Date posted:
Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £ 21,946-23,277 (pro rata- actual)
Contract term: Permanent

Careers & Employability Leader

Start Date: September 2019 

Pay Scale SO1 point 29-31

£ 21,946-23,277 (pro rata- actual)

4 days per week (Term Time Only-39 weeks per year)

Plus 1 week - Summer holidays)

SKINNERS’ ACADEMY– provides a world class education for boys and girls aged 11-19, in a modern state of the art building.

As Careers & Employability Leader, you will be an enthusiastic and qualified careers practitioner with experience supporting pupils to further their own careers management skills. Encouraging the exploration of different careers areas and varied careers pathways (including apprenticeships and university as part of the careers journey) is important.

To succeed in this role, you will be approachable, good with people, be a good communicator and confident public speaker. You will have a collaborative mindset and be ready to work alongside pupils, parents, teaching and non-teaching staff, outside agencies and Hackney Learning Trust’s careers collaborative (an excellent, supportive resource). 

You will be poised to implement the existing careers syllabus and will be welcome to make changes as you deem appropriate. Our aim is to deliver a high quality programme of career-related learning, aligned to the national statutory Gatsby Benchmarks, so that every pupil in the school engages with career learning each year. 

This is an exciting opportunity at an Academy where “careers” is considered integral in helping our pupils be the best they can and we look forward to receiving your application if you believe you can contribute to the Academy in this capacity. 

Skinners’ Academy offers an outstanding all round education and believes that all our students, regardless of background or ability should be supported to excel in all that they do.

If you would like to be part of this great team please go to:  where you can download an application pack.

Please note this post allows substantial access to children. Therefore, in accordance with our Safer Recruitment Policy the successful candidate will be required to apply for, and hold, an enhanced DBS (Disclosure & Barring Services) certificate. The Academy will arrange this for you prior to you taking up your post.

In compliance with our Safer Recruitment Policy CV applications are not accepted

No Agencies 

Completed applications to:

Closing date for applications is 01 August 2019 - 12 noon 

Interviews will be held on Wednesday 14 August 2019  

More about Skinners' Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Woodberry Grove, London, N4 1SY, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 20 8800 7411
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Skinners' Academy is a school in the Woodberry Down (North Hackney) community for boys and girls aged 11-19, providing an inspiring, world class education in a state-of-the-art building. Opened in 2010, the Academy is supported by the Skinners' Compa...