18 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    April 2023

  • Closing date

    20 February 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    20 January 2023

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£21,968 - £24,496 reduced pro-rata

Pay scale

NJC 6-12 depending on experience

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking to appoint a part-time Careers Lead to:

  • Offer good quality, impartial careers guidance that helps young people to progress and empowers them to plan and manage their own futures.
  • Respond to the needs of each individual and supports them in their career pathway.
  • Provide comprehensive information and advice to students and staff on available opportunities.
  • Raise aspirations and actively promote all opportunities and challenges stereotypes
  • Work with the work experience co-ordinator.

Ideally candidates will have knowledge of the Gatsby Benchmark, however training could be possible for the right applicant.

The person we are looking for should ideally:

  • Have experience of delivering Careers guidance/advice to young people.
  • Be a creative, hardworking, lateral thinker.
  • Have excellent personal organisational skills.
  • Be a very good team worker with the capacity to build relationships at all levels across the organisation.
  • Be committed to the broader education of young people.
  • Possess ICT skills to a high level
  • Possess relevant qualifications/professional development.

Queen Elizabeth’s Grammar is committed to safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The post is subject to an enhanced Disclosures and Barring Service clearance.

What the school offers its staff

Queen Elizabeth’s is a Selective Academy, currently having 530 pupils on roll is located in the small, rural town of Alford. Queen Elizabeth’s is a very friendly and caring community in which pupils are known and valued individually. The atmosphere is calm, happy and purposeful; standards of attainment, behaviour and dress are high, and we are proud of our reputation as one of the top schools in the East Midlands whilst offering a holistic, supportive approach to education.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to a.duff@queenelizabeths.co.uk

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About Queen Elizabeth's Grammar Alford - A Selective Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
540 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
01507 462403

School location

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Queen Elizabeth's Grammar Alford - A Selective Academy

Station Road, Alford, Lincolnshire, LN13 9HY

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