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Careers Adviser & Careers Co-ordinator (SO2)

This vacancy has now closed and is listed for reference only.
Vacancy Summary
London Borough Of Waltham Forest
£31,548-£33,291 (Pro-rata)
Waltham Forest
Working Pattern:
Part Time
28 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
05/11/2019 at 16:05 PM
Vacancy Description

Careers Co-ordinator and Careers Adviser

An experienced Careers Adviser is required to take on the joint role of Careers Co-ordinator and Adviser in a local secondary school in Waltham Forest.

Providing engaging careers guidance, counselling, and coaching approaches, you will deliver personal careers guidance, and employability workshops.

You will organise a range of activities with opportunity providers and work with the Careers Lead to further develop the careers programme.

Although initially for 1 year this is likely to be an on-going contract. The position is for 4 days a week term-time only. 

£31,548-£33,291 (Pro-rata)

Applicants must hold one of the qualifications listed on the role profile.

Appointments are subject to LBWF receiving an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service that they consider acceptable.

Named Local Authority of the Year at the MJ Achievement Awards 2019, Waltham Forest is an ambitious borough. Driven by culture and the innate creativity of our residents, we have developed innovative ways to build our communities and transform our Council. As London’s first Borough of Culture we are creating more opportunities to empower our residents and boost their life chances.
Employee benefits include access to the local government pension scheme, employee assistance programme, & discounted rates with local & national suppliers.


Equal Opportunities
Waltham Forest is a diverse borough where diversity is valued and is integral to both, service delivery and employment of its staff. The Council is proud of its rich mix of communities and as the largest employer in the area, it works hard to respond to the changing needs of its population.

We use our statutory duties on race, gender and disability equality and best practice in respect of age, faith and sexual orientation to ensure equality of opportunity in the workplace.

The Council is committed to meeting its 4 equality objectives contained within the Waltham Forest Council Equality Plan 2012/2015:

- Promoting equality of opportunity

- Opposing all forms of discrimination, intolerance and disadvantage

- Ensuring our workforce reflects the diverse communities of Waltham Forest at all levels.

- Providing fair, appropriate, accessible and excellent Services to all.

Respecting Diversity is a core Council value.

How to apply
Application Information The councils preference is for on-line application forms. However if you have a disability and are unable to complete an on-line application, please ring 0208 496 4227 who will be able to arrange an alternative. For more information on how to complete your application form, follow this link: Applying for a job at Waltham Forest Council

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