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  • Start date details

    September 2024

  • Closing date

    23 June 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    10 June 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Part time

Contract type

Permanent

Full-time equivalent salary

£26,873.00 - £29,269.00 Annually (FTE) Grade G/H (DOE)

Careers Officer job summary

Careers Officer
Royal Wootton Bassett Academy

Salary: Grade G/H, £26,873 to £29,269 (DOE) FTE
Actual salary: £19,221.95 to £20,935.78 (DOE) pro rata

Contract Type: Permanent, part-time, 30 Hours a week, Term time + 1 (40 weeks per year)
Hours must be worked over 4 days a week (Monday to Thursday)

Closing date: Midnight, Sunday 23rd June 2024
Interview Date: w/c Monday 24th June 2024

Job Overview

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and inspirational Careers Officer to join our effective, committed, and supportive school from September 2024.

The right candidate will: 

Lead the careers program at the school including planning, developing and delivering the whole school careers programme.

Build on the current careers provision and expand this to meet the needs of the school and the students.

Oversee the careers guidance of all students working within the school.

Coordinate careers guidance interviews, mock interviews, university and college information events and other careers related events.

Arrange work experience for Years 10and 12 and develop and organise work experience placements and database maintenance.

Full details can be found in the recruitment pack.

Why Choose us?
Royal Wootton Bassett Academy is part of the Ascend Learning Trust and shares a vision based on mutual respect, support and encouragement to bring out the best in people. At RWBA we recognise that the quality of learning, teaching and behaviour are inseparable issues and that the vast majority of our pupils act in a sensible and appropriate manner and have a keen desire to learn.

Royal Wootton Bassett Academy is committed to developing ‘A growth mindset’ and we would welcome an application from fellow professionals who share that mind-set.

As an employee of the Ascend Learning Trust, you will also receive many employee benefits as we work together to provide Excellence in Education.

What we offer:

The chance to make a meaningful impact on the lives of young people and contribute to shaping the future of education.

The Trusts commitment to staff wellbeing including acknowledgement and appreciation through reward and recognition.

Competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package

A supportive and inclusive work environment that values diversity and promotes work-life balance.

Employee assistance programs, wellness initiatives, and other resources to support overall well-being.

A commitment to fostering a culture of trust, respect, and empowerment.

Opportunities for CDP and career progression within a supportive and ambitious trust through mentorship and coaching.

Comprehensive support for Early Career Teachers (ECT) to ensure a successful start to their careers.

Pension Scheme with generous employer contributions

Onsite parking facilities.

Please note if we receive sufficient applications, we may close this job role earlier.

At Ascend Learning Trust, we believe in the power of diversity to drive innovation, foster creativity, and create a workplace that truly reflects the richness of the world around us. We are excited to welcome applicants from all backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives to join our dynamic team.

Reasonable adjustments are modifications or accommodations made to ensure that individuals with disabilities or specific needs can perform their job duties effectively. We embrace the idea that everyone should have equal opportunities to succeed, and our aim is to make this a reality. If you need any assistance completing your application, please contact the Recruitment Team on 01793 781485 or alternatively you can email recruitment@ascendlearning.org.uk

SAFEGUARDING STATEMENT

Ascend Learning Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We particularly welcome applications from underrepresented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation, or religion.

Please note: Any position that involves working with children requires declaration of ALL convictions/cautions regardless of whether these are deemed as spent and a DBS check will be carried out before any employment commences.

In line with KCSIE 2023 and safer recruitment practices, the school will conduct an online search for all shortlisted candidates. The online search is part of our safeguarding checks and will seek publicly available information on candidates’ suitability to work with children. Shortlisted candidates will be provided with further guidance and will be asked to clarify their online presence.

References will be obtained before interview at shortlisting stage and may be used in the interview process. If previous employment has included working with children, then at least one referee must be from this employment regardless of whether this is the current or most recent employment Any gaps in employment must be detailed and an explanation provided in the relevant section.

Commitment to safeguarding

Ascend Learning Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Any position that involves working with children requires declaration of ALL convictions/cautions regardless of whether these are deemed as spent and a DBS check will be carried out before any employment commences. References will be obtained before interview at shortlisting stage and may be used in the interview process. Any gaps in employment must be detailed and an explanation provided in the relevant section.

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About Royal Wootton Bassett Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1725 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

School location

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