Careers and Employability Co-Ordinator

Longley Park Sixth Form require an enthusiastic and committed person to work within a dynamic Student Achievement team. A commitment to supporting young people is essential together with knowledge of post-16 opportunities and the Gatsby benchmarks.

The role will offer a varied workload involving one-to-one interviews and group work as well as supporting administrative duties. The successful candidate will be supporting students at all levels of academic ability.

Strong literacy skills together with knowledge of IT office applications are required for this role. Educated to graduate level (or equivalent) is essential, together with excellent organisational skills to balance general guidance activities and liaison work within a diverse, widening participation Sixth Form.

Longley Park Sixth Form is a 16-19 Academy and proud to be part of the Brigantia Learning Trust. Based in North East Sheffield, Brigantia Learning Trust provides 2-19+ learning pathways for local children and young people with an ethos of high expectations and support. They are especially proud of their diverse and inclusive learning environment. Longley Park is a melting pot of ideas, beliefs, cultures and languages – just like the world. It’s a perfect example of the great ideas that can come to life when we listen to each other, share opinions and work together.

Students’ individuality and aspirations are just as important to them as academic success, which is why we foster their personal curiosity and creativity.

They can offer:

• A hardworking and committed department
• An excellent learning environment
• Fantastic students
• High quality professional development and support
• Opportunities to work with colleagues across an ambitious and forward-thinking 2-18+ Sheffield Trust
• A chance to make a real difference to the lives of young people

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 5th May 2021

For more information, or to apply, please visit Brigantia Trust’s website.