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Careers Adviser

Basingstoke College of Technology
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Contract Type
Full Time
£30,000 p/a
Start Date
As Soon As Possible
14th December 2023 11:15 AM
Contract Type
Job ID
Start Date
As Soon As Possible
  • Contract Type :Permanent
  • Job ID: 1388088

Careers Adviser

Student Experience

Up to Full time (37 hours per week, 52 weeks per year)

£30,000 per annum equivalent 

Short Term contract until March 2024

We are seeking a positive and dynamic Careers Adviser who will work day to day with school students in advising them with their future. Working with local schools to support students to promote and provide an effective Careers information, Advice and Guidance in line with key sectors identified by the LSIP.

The ideal applicant will be able to demonstrate current and up-to-date industry experience, along with excellent organisational and communication skills.

The ideal candidate should be able to inspire students with career insights, advice, guidance to support their professional growth and success. This will also mean that ensuring the delivery of strategy and professionalism is provided. The ability to drive is also a requirement of this role.

We will start to review applications 7 days after the vacancy is advertised. Interviews will be arranged as and when after this date, so please do not delay in applying.

Additional information

  1. Pension scheme: People’s Pension
  2. Generous annual leave entitlement, bank holidays (plus Christmas closure.) Retail Benefits scheme, free onsite parking, refectory/coffee shop, Gym and staff wellbeing day.
  3. DBS check is payable by candidate.

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the College is therefore permitted to ask job applicants to declare all convictions and cautions (including those which are "spent" unless they are "protected" under the DBS filtering rules) in order to assess their suitability to work with children.

 Basingstoke College of Technology is a leading and well-respected further education college situated in North Hampshire, easily accessible and with excellent transport links to surrounding areas. We provide a wide range of technical training courses, have an extensive apprenticeship programme and an increasing portfolio of Higher Education courses.

Ofsted has judged as Outstanding our students’ Personal Development and their Behaviour and Attitudes. Adult provision was also judged to be Outstanding and the college was awarded the highest rating of ‘Strong’ for its contribution to meeting the skills need in the region. Furthermore, the college has maintained Outstanding financial health for many years and is now one of the most financially secure FE colleges in the country.

We use this financial advantage to ensure our staff are competitively remunerated, use the latest industry standard equipment and work in a pleasant and rewarding environment.


Safeguarding Statement:

BCoT is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all its learners, and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to undertake appropriate checks, including an enhanced DBS disclosure (payable by the candidate) as well as providing proof of the right to work in the UK.

Basingstoke College of Technology

Basingstoke College of Technology