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The East Manchester Academy Careers Adviser

  • Salary: Grade 6 £26,511 to £29,577 per annum pro rata
  • Location: Manchester
  • Contract: Full Time Term Time Only
  • Applications Close: 30/07/2021 09:00
  • Start Date: 01/09/2021

Job details

This role is an opportunity for a Careers Adviser who is reliable and conscientious who will play a vital role within the academy's Student Support Team. This role is central in ensuring that students are given early individual advise and guidance on their career options.

You will plan Year 10 taster days to colleges and co-ordinate and deliver careers themed Super Learning Days. Liaison with parents for students will additional support needs, attendance at parents evenings and co-ordinating and delivering a range of careers events.

You will have absolute commitment to wanting the best for children and young people, along with tact, discretion and diplomacy in all interpersonal relationships with parents/carers, students and colleagues at work. You will be self-motivated and have a personal drive to complete tasks to the required timescales and quality standards, you must have the flexibility to adapt to changing workload demands and new school challenges that may involve working beyond prescribed hours on occasion.

You will also have personal commitment to ensure that the provision of support is equally accessible and appropriate to meet the diverse needs of our students.

The successful applicant will have a good standard of education and be able to plan and manage tasks efficiently.

You will also need to be able to communicate at all levels and work patiently with students aged 11 and over.

At TEMA, we are passionate about our students and community and are committed to achieving our ambitious vision.

'We will equip all students with the skills, abilities, attributes and qualifications to pursue a fulfilling career, contribute positively to their communities and be active, global citizens.'

We are on a transformative journey of improvement and our recent Ofsted monitoring report shows how far we have come. Now, we are looking to add further capacity and expertise to our team. If, like us, you passionately believe in social justice and the power that education can have on students' life chances, this post will provide an ideal opportunity to join a like minded forward thinking team here at TEMA.

Safeguarding information

We are fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, younger learners and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff and volunteers to share the same commitment. The above post will be subject to enhanced DBS checks, satisfactory references and will be exempt from the provisions of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

How to apply - information for applicants

Email your application to: recruitment@temac.co.uk

Please note that CVs and agencies will be ignored

This post is also subject to satisfactory references, proof of right to work in the UK in accordance with the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996 and other pre-employment checks where applicable.

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer and we positively welcome applications from all candidates regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation.

Closing Date: 30 July 2021 09:00

Please quote vacancy reference - MCC352/6912-57S