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Administration Officer (Careers Advice & School Marketing)

Job information
Salary £10,009.24 - £11,050.91 to £16,459.64 - £18,172.62
Organisation The Bishop of Hereford's Bluecoat School
Hours Initially 37 hours per week, term time only
Term/duration Permanent variable (range 22.50 - 37 hours per week)
Closing date 9 am on 25 June 2021
Interview date(s) Week beginning Monday 28th June 2021

Job details

Administration Officer with responsibility for: Careers Advice & School Marketing

Required from September 2021

The Governors and Headteacher are seeking to recruit a person who will be responsible for Careers, Work Experience and Marketing of our school. We would like to hear from individuals that are passionate about education, highly motivated and have a commitment to learner achievement and success.


You will be responsible for planning and implementing:


  • A comprehensive careers programme to include impartial advice to students through face to face consultation and implementation of careers software.

  • Organisation and delivery of work experience.

  • Marketing of our school

The successful candidate will:


  • have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with a commitment to high quality service delivery.

  • able to work with Curriculum Team Leaders, Teachers and Pastoral Mentors to embed the careers programme to ensure that Gatsby benchmarks are embedded into the school’s curriculum.

  • able to support students to have a successful transition

  • have a qualification in careers advice and guidance or a willingness to complete a relevant careers qualification within 12 months of commencing this role.

  • be available to work in school during exam results period in the summer holidays.

  • have enthusiasm and a strong commitment to achievement, safeguarding and welfare of all students

  • have humour, perspective and an ability to bring out the best in others

  • be supportive of the Christian ethos of the school


Our school is a vibrant place to work with enthusiastic students who are keen to learn and engage actively in a wide range of extra-curricular activities. We offer a school which is welcoming, with colleagues who are enthusiastic and committed to achieving the best for students. If you have enthusiasm this position provides an opportunity to make a difference and an opportunity to work collaboratively in a successful team.

SIAMs 2018 stated that ‘Pastoral care is exemplary’ and Ofsted stated that ‘personal development and welfare are key strengths with this school’


Bishop’s is committed to safeguarding and the successful applicant will be required to complete an enhanced DBS check before taking up the post.


For more information contact

If you believe you have the commitment and desire to work in an environment which values all staff as well as setting highest standards and expectations then please apply using the school’s application form which can be found on our web site.

All applications are to be sent by email only to


Please note only shortlisted successful candidates will be contacted to arrange an interview.

Hoople Ltd is working on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.