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Careers Advisor Careers - Term Time

Folkestone Academy Secondary, Folkestone

  • Ref:KCC886-4020-372S
  • Posted:13/09/2019
  • Pay:£19,510 - £24,964 FTE (£16,890 - £21,612 pro rata)
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:25/09/2019 at 12:00
  • Interviews:10th October 2019

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Turner Schools is looking for an exceptional Careers Advisor to deliver the Academy's programme of career advice, guidance and development of the aspiration of all pupils and students across the All Age Academy.

The successful candidate will:-

  • Have the Qualification in Careers Guidance
  • Contribute towards the Academy's and Trust's vision and ethos
  • Enjoy completing their work in a professional and positive manner, relish solving problems and take pride in helping people
  • Have a genuine passion and belief in the potential of every student
  • Have strong interpersonal, written and oral communication skills
  • Demonstrate honesty and integrity
  • Be highly motivated and have a flexible approach towards work and working hours
  • Have experience of working with children with social, emotional and behavioural needs
  • Have knowledge of and experience of working with external agencies and voluntary groups is desirable
  • Have a strong academic track record to degree level and above

 In return we will offer you:

  • A professional, hardworking and supportive team of staff
  • Enthusiastic students who are willing to learn and are proud of their learning environment
  • The opportunity to develop in a supported and structured environment
  • Opportunities for further promotion within the school and across the Trust

 For our ethos and values, please see our website www.turnerschools.com

Term Time only + 2 additional weeks

37 hours per week

Salary - Acadademy Range 06 to 07 £19,510 - £24,964 FTE (£16,890 - £21,612 pro rata) depending on experience and qualifications

Start Date: As soon as possible

We reserve the right to withdraw the advert if a suitable candidate is found prior to the close date.

Folkestone All Age Academy is part of the innovative new trust - Turner Schools - striving to ensure that we are places where children thrive and knowledge matters. Turner Schools is committed to safeguarding children and promoting their welfare. It expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Any appointment is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check, including checks against the barred list.

Join our mission: #seachange

Information about the school

Turner Schools is a Multi-Academy Trust (MAT) based in Folkestone on the beautiful Kent coast.

Turner Schools is committed to ensuring success without selection for our pupils and students by teaching them the core knowledge and life skills they need to thrive in the modern world. Turner Schools is committed to leading schools where children thrive and knowledge matters.

Our mission is to set a new standard in non-selective education, empowering our pupils and students with cultural capital. In this way we will contribute to the regeneration of the region; we call this mission sea-change.

Following Aristotle's philosophy, we believe that educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all. Accordingly, we have encapsulated the Trust's ethos and values in the acronym HEART meaning we have:

H: High Expectations - of yourself, of others, including in terms of aspiration for the community and children we serve, conduct and standards in the widest sense

E: Enthusiasm - in attitude and to nurture it in others be they pupils/students/scholars, parents or colleagues; an

A: Academic subject-based curriculum - tried and tested subjects delivered in coherent sequence

R: Reading for all - achieving chronological reading age as well as love of this enabling and vital skill; and

T: Teamwork - recognising that together we can achieve more than we can alone.

Our HEART model gives stakeholders, staff, pupils and parents a common language.

Our schools include:

Folkestone All Age Academy; Morehall Primary; Martello Primary; and Turner Free School.

Turner Schools is committed to safeguarding children and promoting their welfare. It expects all staff and volunteers to share this same commitment. Any appointment is subject to satisfactory recruitment checks, including an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

For further information on Turner Schools, please visit www.turnerschools.com

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Caroline Dominguez
  • Address:4 Westbrook House, 58-60 Shorncliffe Road, Folkestone, Kent, CT20 2NQ
  • Telephone: 01303 842433
  • Email: hr@turnerschools.com

Documents

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Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.