North Oxfordshire Academy, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX16 0UD
Deadline is today
17 September 2021 at 11:59pm
8 September 2021
Will consider part-time, term time The role is term time only 3 days a week; Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, The hours of work will be 8am - 4pm.
£12,635 - £13,401 per annum
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Careers Advisor to deliver a careers service at North Oxfordshire Academy. The role is term time only 3 days a week; Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, The hours of work will be 8am - 4pm.
You should have the knowledge and skills to prepare young people for further education, training, apprenticeship and recruitment opportunities in the open market, and career event management. Organising your own workload, you will establish and maintain links with support agencies; work with students face to face and in group settings; with excellent IT skills to deliver an excellent and relevant careers advice service to years 7 - 13. The successful candidate would be expected to attend parents’ evenings, options evenings and exam results days during the summer months.
The successful candidate will need;
Relevant careers qualification (ie qualified to Level 6 in Careers Guidance and Development)
Have excellent communication and business networking skills
Evidence of professional development
Confident, hardworking and resourceful
Be able to work under pressure
Work with pupils with confidence
Have a flexible nature
Be a great team-player
Ability to prepare and present presentations with confidence to a variety of audiences
Excellent IT and database skills
Welcome to North Oxfordshire Academy and thank you for taking an interest in developing your career with us.
For those who want to combine quick access to London and Oxford with country living, North Oxfordshire Academy is the ideal location. We are situated in Banbury, a vibrant market town steeped in history which enjoys affordable rental and house prices.
The academy sits on a 48-acre site and offers great facilities including extensive playing fields, a national standard athletics track and a 50-place nursery to which teachers benefit from heavily subsidised places.
The academy offers a great training programme for students, NQTs and Schools Direct trainees who all benefit from high-quality, supportive CPD. Our staff are optimistic, hardworking and great team players and new staff very quickly become part of the NOA family.
We pride ourselves on excellent staff retention; our staff are happy and determined to encourage the very best in our students. I would be delighted to welcome any prospective applicants to see for themselves how we work at North Oxfordshire Academy.