Salary: £9,631.96 per annum (FTE - £25,991)
Hours of Work: 18 hours per week, 35 weeks per year
This is an exciting opportunity to join as a dedicated and enthusiastic Careers Adviser to provide personalised careers guidance to our students. The role will involve one to one careers interviews alongside supporting the whole school strategic careers programme. You will want to make a difference and be able to bring out the best in others, be approachable and articulate, organised and methodical and have excellent administration and IT skills.
You will hold GCSE Grade C or above in English and Maths or equivalent, Qualification in Careers Guidance and Level 6 Diploma in Career Guidance and Development or equivalent; have expert knowledge of legislation and guidance on careers, including the Gatsby Benchmarks.
Farlingaye High School is a popular and successful, 11-18 school, located in Woodbridge, a pleasant market town situated on the River Deben in Suffolk and just 7 miles from Ipswich. It is a dynamic and creative school with excellent resources, lovely students and great results.
We are part of East Anglian Schools Trust (EAST) alongside Kesgrave High School and Bungay High School. We have been graded outstanding in our last two Ofsted reports and have "Teaching School" status which allows us to improve teaching and learning. We are committed to providing excellent staff opportunities through developing and promoting our staff and offering excellent CPD and support programme for new staff. We have recently been accredited as a SCITT enabling us to train teachers at both primary and secondary level.
Should you wish to discuss the job role in further detail, please contact Dr. Sievewright, Headteacher, Catherine Laird, Assistant Headteacher or Linda Marsh, HR Manager.
Please note: only applications submitted via the school’s on-line recruitment process will be considered.
Closing Date: 12 Noon on Thursday, 5th November 2020
For full details on the requirements for this job and the application process, please refer to the Job Infobook.
Farlingaye High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share and adhere to this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to provide satisfactory references and undertake an Enhanced Check with the Disclosure and Barring Service.