We are a friendly, happy and vibrant cosmopolitan 11-18 Academy serving a multi-cultural
community and we are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic Careers and Aspirations Leader.
This is an important and valued role focussing on developing the very best information, advice
guidance as well as rich and deep curriculum and enrichment opportunities to raise students’
This is a high-profile position working strategically with the Senior Leadership Team of
the school to make a real and tangible impact on students’ lives.
We are looking to recruit to this position a colleague with drive, ambition and resilience.
will have a Careers Advisor’s qualification to Level 6 or above and have passion for enriching lives.
Our school based in North Birmingham, situated on a large campus comprises a Foundation
Academy and Senior Academy and Sixth Form
Fortis in Latin means brave, courageous and, coupled with our vision of enriching lives, we will
provide the very best opportunities for students to learn, grow and achieve as young people.
A broad, challenging and responsive curriculum provides the foundation for excellent teaching
which, enriched by technology, will inspire and engage our students.
Caring and ambitious pastoral care ensures our students feel safe, valued and in good health to take
advantage of the opportunities provided.
Strong partnership working with parents, stakeholders, educational agencies and businesses will
place Fortis at the centre of the local community, where together more will be achieved.
The Shaw Education Trust offer the following benefits with your Teaching or Support Staff
• An excellent Local Government Pension Scheme (Support Staff) / Teachers Pension
• Generous holiday entitlement from your first day of employment (28 days holiday rising to
• 30 days after 5 years’ service + Paid Bank Holidays FTE) (Support Staff)
• Access to health and wellbeing support via Occupational Health
• Cycle to work scheme
• Access to our Institute of Education and fantastic opportunities to help you grow, contribute
and flourish in your role and in the Trust.
Experience of working in a school in a similar role would be advantageous but not essential.
Informal conversations for this post are warmly welcomed and potential candidates are invited to
contact the Headteacher’s PA, Sandra Clare on 0121 366 6611 or email email@example.com to arrange a discussion with Mr Czepukojć, Headteacher, Senior Academy.
Please download our application form, guidance notes and the job description below or obtain these
from the ‘Vacancies’ section of our website (https://fortisacademy.org.uk/support-jobs/).
Please email your completed application form and recruitment monitoring form to our Business
Manager, Alex Darkes - firstname.lastname@example.org