An Academy Group in South London are looking to appoint a Careers Consultant to lead the Academy Group's Central Careers Advice Team, supporting academies in delivering careers education, advice and guidance which supports students to make informed careers choices.
This role is term time plus 10 days; however, for the right candidate, we would consider a full-time contract.
You will be responsible for the operational and line management of the Academy Group's Careers Advice Team. You will be an enthusiastic team leader, ensuring that you and the team provide a comprehensive careers guidance programme to all students in the academies.
You will lead the team and it’s role within the Group which includes negotiating careers provision in existing and new academies, producing curriculum materials, planning and delivering bespoke careers events, tracking and managing destinations and supporting the Academy Group in devising new initiatives and activities which benefit our students.
Although based at the Academy Group's offices close to East Croydon Station (with fast access to central London and the M25), the role will mostly be located within the academies.
Essential Experience and Qualifications:
- Diploma in Careers Guidance or Qualification in Careers Guidance at QCF Level 7
- Experience of managing a team, ideally a careers guidance team
- Experience of successfully motivating students to plan and achieve their career goals
- A good communicator with the ability to develop strong working relationships with a wide range of people
Salary stated is approximate but a competitive salary will be paid for the right candidate. Immediate start or for April 2017 or sooner. Lynx Education has been working with this Academy Group for over 5 years and we are more consultative in the way we work. You can email or call us any time including the weekends and evenings.
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- Career Development
- Secondary Education
- Careers Advice