Head of Careers & Higher Education, Devon

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Blundells SchoolDevon

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Competitive
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

We require an inspirational Head of Careers and Higher Education to lead the Careers Team in offering first class careers support, advice and guidance to our students. The successful candidate will be well-qualified and energetic, building on the strengths of the department to develop new and exciting initiatives.  

This position is part time, working approximately 0.5 - 0.8 of a full timetable. It is expected that during the exam results period in August and the Autumn Term, more hours will be required, up to 4.5 days a week; fewer hours will be needed in the Spring and Summer terms. A willingness to contribute to the extra-curricular life of this busy boarding school is also expected.

Blundell's is a beautiful, co-educational, independent boarding and day school in Tiverton, Devon. Situated 30 minutes from Exeter, 45 minutes from Bristol and 2 hours from London.

Closing date: Friday 24th November 2017 

Interviews: Wednesday 6th December 2017

To download an application pack and full job description, please see our website www.blundells.org or for further information, contact recruitment@blundells.org

Blundell's is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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More about Blundells School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Address: Blundell's Road, Tiverton, Devon, EX16 4DN, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1884 252543
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Blundell’s is a mixed, selective, Church of England all-through school with sixth form situated in Tiverton, Devon. It is an independent school and charitable trust with 600 day and boarding students. 

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