Careers Leader, Somerset

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Bridgwater College TrustSomerset
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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £26,492 per annum
Contract term: Permanent

Bridgwater & Taunton College Trust is a Multi Academy Trust currently supporting Bridgwater College Academy, Brymore Academy, Hamp Academy, West Somerset College and Otterhampton Primary School. The Trust is expanding, with 3 more schools joining in the very near future.

Careers Leader

Ref: TCL

37 hours per week, 40 weeks per year. Permanent

BTCT Scale Points 16 to 18. Actual starting salary: £26,492 per annum

This is an exciting, new opportunity to join our forward-thinking Trust. 

We are looking a Careers Leader to plan and implement a strategy for developing a careers programme for our Trust that meets all eight of the Gatsby benchmarks of good practice and prepares young people for the choices and transitions in education, training and employment.  

Over time, we expect the careers programme for our Trust to become a flagship example of best practice for engaging young people in the world of work across the full age spectrum.

The successful candidate will have proven experience of delivering careers information, advice and guidance to 14 to 18 year olds. A relevant Level 6 special careers qualification would be preferable. 

For full details and an application pack for this position, please visit the ‘Vacancies’ in the ‘Working For BCT’ section on our website:

Closing date for applications: Noon, Monday 16th December 2019

Bridgwater & Taunton College Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share its commitment.  Our mission is that all children achieve. A criminal disclosure check will be requested for any applicant who is offered a position.

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