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Career Advisor

The Learning Trust
Grade 5 pro rata of £19,698 - £21,748
Chester International School, Queen's Park High School
Working Pattern:
Term Time
30 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
19/05/2021 at 09:00
The Learning Trust

CAREERS ADVISOR – TERM TIME, TEMPORARY (until 31st August 2022 in the first instance)

 Term time only (excluding INSET days) 30 hrs per week Monday to Friday

 The Learning Trust Support Pay Rate,  Grade 5 Full Time Equivalent, pro rata of  £19,698 –£21,748

Required from September 2021.

Queen’s Park High School and Chester International School are seeking to appoint a term time Careers Advisor (one year in the first instance).  The post will focus on managing the careers provision in both schools (which share The Learning Trust’s Queen’s Park Campus) including the coordination of work experience opportunities for KS4 and 5 students.

 Queen’s Park High School and Chester International School are looking to work collaboratively with the post-holder to ensure that both schools build a strong network of links with local employers to facilitate pertinent careers advice and work experience opportunities. Time will be split equally between QPHS and CIS (15 hours per week in each school).

The post-holder will need to be flexible and dynamic in coordinating information from a range of local and regional stakeholders as both schools look to enhance their engagement with the local labour market. Whilst both schools will operate their provision slightly differently, core responsibilities will include:

 To provide CEIAG to students KS4 and 5 students, working with school staff and outside agencies as appropriate

  • To be responsible for the delivery of the schools’ work experience programmes and work related learning opportunities
  • To set up, monitor and support work placements
  • Liaison with subject staff to support the delivery of the Gatsby Benchmarks

How to apply

If you would like to find out any further information about the post or the school, please contact Andrea Nancollas in the first instance.


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