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Careers Adviser - Term Time

Invicta Grammar School, Maidstone

  • Ref:KCC886-4058-524S
  • Posted:26/04/2023
  • Pay:VIAT 8 Points 32-37 £27,902-£31,820 actual
  • Start Date:September 2023
  • App Close Date:19/06/2023 at 12:00
  • Interviews:TBC


Careers Adviser 

We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and professional Careers Adviser to offer Careers Education and Guidance to our students at Invicta Grammar School.

You will ideally have had previous experience of working within a school or college and be passionate about supporting students in their career options and choices.

Our Information Pack details all the requirements necessary for the role and, if you feel that you have the attributes listed, we would love to hear from you.

As a Careers Adviser, you will be required to work term time plus five days and these additional days will be worked during the summer break and at specific parent and open evenings throughout the year, planned in discussion with your line manager.

The post is paid on VIAT 8 Points 32-37 which equates to an actual salary of £27,902-£31,820.

The closing date for this position is Monday 19 June 2023, however, if we receive enough good applications in advacne of this date, we may close this advert early and interview prior to the original closing date.  We would therefore advise that, if you are interested, you submit your application early.

Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.   All Posts are subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure. 

A copy of our school's Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy can be found here

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the amendments to the Exceptions Order 1975, 2013 and 2020.

Information about the school

Invicta Grammar School is a popular and high-achieving selective secondary school for girls, which welcomes boys into the Sixth Form. With over 1600 students on roll, including nearly 400 in the Sixth Form, the school is widely recognised as a beacon of excellence, innovation and collaboration.

Set within the Valley Invicta Academies Trust (VIAT) main campus, based in Maidstone, the school has enviable indoor and outdoor facilities, including a state-of-the-art Sports Hall.

The school has an innovative curriculum, which emphasises the development of the ‘whole’ student and which inspires, challenges and prepares students for life. There are many personal development opportunities and there is particular passion for the Arts, Music and Sport.

The team at Invicta are specialists in their subjects and keen to collaborate with colleagues across the school and, more widely, the Trust (VIAT).

Invicta is proud to have achieved the International School Award and the Wellbeing Award for Schools.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01622) 678584


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Legislation.