Support Staff Vacancies
Nower Hill High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people. Any offer of employment will be conditional upon an enhanced criminal record check with the Disclosure and Barring Service; a prohibition from teaching check (teachers only); satisfactory references; the right to work in the UK; and a satisfactory health check. The School is an equal opportunities employer.
6th FORM UCAS ADVISER – MATERNITY COVER
Required from October 2021. 21 hours per week term time only. Flexible working hours with more time commitment needed in the first half of the year. Scale H7 £29,515 per annum, which pro rata is £14,660 per annum.
We are looking for a new 6th Form UCAS Adviser to join our friendly and enthusiastic 6th Form team. We are proud of the fact that more than 90% of our students go on to their university of choice, due to the quality of advice and guidance they receive from us on their application. The school also has a strong track record of Oxbridge and Medical School success and your role would be to ensure that the references that are written for all our students are of the highest quality and students are given sufficient support with, and guidance on, the drafting of their personal statements.
The UCAS Adviser role also involves delivering weekly workshops to groups of 10-15 higher ability students in areas such as interview and critical thinking skills, super-curricular enrichment, goal setting and discussion of current affairs, in order to prepare them for applications to Oxbridge and competitive courses at other universities.
This is an outstanding opportunity for a person who wants a highly rewarding job with flexible working arrangements. You will be supported in your role by a caring and committed 6th Form team and have access to resources that were created by previous staff members performing these roles.
Nower Hill Sixth Form was rated as Outstanding at our last Ofsted inspection. In their report Ofsted stated that “students learn exceptionally well and acquire knowledge rapidly. They are exceptionally well prepared for the next stage of their education.” Ensuring that our young people aim high and reach their potential whatever their background is a priority at Nower Hill and you will play a key part in achieving this priority.
The Support Staff Application Form and Information for Candidates booklet can be found under documents in the left hand column. Please provide a letter (max 1 side A4) explaining why you are suited to the role with your completed application form.
Closing date: 9am 27th May 2021