Careers Advisor - John Henry Newman Catholic College

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John Henry Newman Catholic College
£23,541 - £30,451
15 Sep 2020
25 Sep 2020
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£23541.00 - £30451.00 pro rata progression is dependent on performance.


7.5 Hours per Week

John Henry Newman Catholic College Careers Advisor 7.5 hours a week Term Time Salary Grade D point 15 £23,541- point 26 £30,451 pa pro rata. Actual salary for point 15 approximately £4,000 pa

Do you want to make a difference to the next generation? We seek to appoint a well-qualified, enthusiastic and motivated individual to provide impartial careers information, advice and guidance to students across the academy.

The ideal candidate will hold a qualification in Careers Guidance and will recognise and value the importance of the development of the whole person and demonstrate a commitment to providing students with the skills, knowledge, experience and motivation that they will need to be successful in their next steps. This is an exciting opportunity for those interested in working with young people in a positive and supportive role.

Candidates must be innovative, enthusiastic and essential to the job role, is the ability to relate to and communicate with all our learners effectively, liaise with external and internal partners and departments, and to be autonomous and self-motivated. Key responsibilities of the role include supporting the provision of a quality careers information, advice and guidance service to students in line with statutory guidance, providing progression interviews to students across the academy, as well as supporting a wider programme of careers events and information sessions.

Experience of working in a school in a similar role would be advantageous but not essential. An application pack containing the full job description and person specification can be downloaded below and returned to Mrs Maddison, Principal’s PA at If you have any questions or want to come and see us for yourselves, please contact Mrs Maddison, 0121 770 5331

John Henry Newman Catholic College is committed to the safeguarding and welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

The successful candidate will therefore be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) as well as providing evidence of qualifications.

Closing date: Friday 25th September 2020

Mrs Maddison


Telephone: 0121 770 5331

This post will require an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring check.

Please note we do not accept CVs.

Solihull Council is proud to be an Equal Opportunities Employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees - a place where we can all be ourselves and succeed on merit.

Solihull Council has a responsibility for, and a commitment to, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults at risk and requires all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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Rehabilitation of Offenders Act
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