Vacancies

View and apply for our vacancies below. If you've got any questions, please feel free to email hr@abbeygatesfc.ac.uk

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Current vacancies

College Counsellor

  • Commencing September 2022
  • Grade 4 - £21,269 - £23,484 per annum
  • (Actual Salary £4,921 -£5,526 per annum)
  • Part Time (10 hours per week, 40 weeks per year)
  • Permanent

We are looking for a College Counsellor, to support student success and retention by delivering high quality mental health and counselling services, including short term supportive interventions, for students experiencing a range of psychological and emotional difficulties. The ideal candidate will have previous experience working in an education setting and have a thorough understanding and resolution tactics of students in Post 16 Education.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please download and complete the application documentation from this webpage. Alternatively, please contact HR using the following email address hr@suffolkone.ac.uk for an application pack.

Closing date for applications is 9am on 12th September 2022, interviews to take place shortly thereafer. 

SAT is committed to Safeguarding. We aim to create the safest environment within which every student has the opportunity to achieve and progress.

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Events & Alumni Assistant

  • Commencing as soon as possible
  • Full Time (37 hours per week, 52 weeks per year)
  • Permanent Contract
  • Pay Scales – Grade 3 £19,264 - £22,129 gross per annum

Suffolk Academies Trust are looking for an Events & Alumni Assistant to help with the implantation and planning of internal and external events across Eastern Colleges Group. This role will see you working closely and supporting our marketing team both in person and virtually. The ideal candidate will have strong organisation and communication skills.

This role will predominantly be based at Abbeygate Sixth Form Centre, with the need to travel to our college in Ipswich (One Sixth Form Centre).

Suffolk Academies Trust is currently comprised of One Sixth Form College in Ipswich and Abbeygate Sixth Form College in Bury St Edmunds.  Together with West Suffolk College in Bury St Edmunds, we have formed the Eastern Colleges Group, which is a collective of visionary post-16 education providers. Sharing the same ambitious strategic aims, we are committed to providing outstanding vocational and academic excellence to over 15,000 students across the region.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please download and complete the application documentation from this webpage. Alternatively, please contact Recruitment Team at hr@suffolkone.ac.uk for an application pack.

Closing date for applications is 8am on Tuesday 30th August 2022, interviews to take place w/c 5th September 2022.

SAT and WSC are committed to Safeguarding. We aim to create the safest environment within which every student has the opportunity to achieve and progress.

Support Staff - Application FormDownload Job Description Marketing Manager

  • Commencing as soon as possible
  • Full Time (37 hours per week, 52 weeks per year)
  • Permanent Contract
  • Grade 5 - £30,094 gross per annum

Suffolk Academies Trust are looking for an enthusiastic Marketing Manager to join their team. The ideal candidate will have the ability to work towards strict deadlines, create, execute and evaluate marketing strategies. Attention to detail is key, along with excellent communication skills. You will work closely with our events team to promote and support events across the Eastern Colleges Group. Previous experience within a marketing role is essential.

This role will predominantly be based at Abbeygate Sixth Form Centre, with the need to travel to our college (One Sixth Form Centre) in Ipswich as required.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please download and complete the application documentation from this webpage. Alternatively, please contact Recruitment Team at hr@suffolkone.ac.uk for an application pack.

Closing date for applications is 8am on Tuesday 30th August 2022, interviews to take place w/c 5th September 2022.

SAT and WSC are committed to Safeguarding. We aim to create the safest environment within which every student has the opportunity to achieve and progress.

Support Staff - Application FormDownload Job Description Curriculum Administrator          

  • Commencing as soon as possible
  • Full Time - (37 hours per week, 40 weeks per year)
  • Permanent Contract
  • Grade 3 - £16,772 gross per annum

We are seeking a Curriculum Administrator who is able to provide excellent administrative support to our teaching staff and students within our learning zones.  This support includes responding to routine enquiries, assisting with arranging educational visits and supporting the delivery of key college events throughout the academic year. The postholder will also provide Reception cover as and when required, providing a friendly and informative first point of contact for our students, staff and visitors.

If you are a highly motivated, creative and flexible individual with excellent communication skills and administrative experience, we would encourage you to consider becoming part of our enthusiastic and dynamic team.

Closing date for applications is 8am on Friday 2nd September 2022, Interviews to take place on 8th September 2022. Please note, we reserve the right to close this role before this date, so early applications are strongly encouraged.

SAT is committed to Safeguarding. We aim to create the safest environment within which every student has the opportunity to achieve and progress.

Support Staff - Application FormDownload Job Description