Vacancies

Abbeygate Sixth Form College is part of the Suffolk Academies Trust, working closely with One Sixth Form College and West Suffolk College. Abbeygate opened in 2019, with a Year 12 cohort only, and in September 2020 we moved into our brand new building, accommodating both Year 12 and 13. We offer a broad and balanced curriculum, with a wide range of activities and opportunities to enrich and extend students’ experience to develop well-rounded individuals with the key skills required for their future studies and careers.

We are recruiting to the following exciting opportunities:

Student Achievement Mentor (SAM)

Commencing as soon as possible

Full Time (37 hours per week, 40 weeks per year)

Grade 5 (Actual salary will be £22,628 - £25,750 gross per annum)

Permanent Contract

Applications are invited from individuals with excellent communication, organisational and analytical skills. You will be involved in the continual monitoring of our students’ progress in order to support their personal and academic development and future progress. A key part of the role will also be the delivery of tutorial sessions to your cohort of students.

Your role will be to motivate, inspire and encourage students to achieve the best they can.  You will contribute to a culture of high expectations, excellent teaching and robust tracking and support. You will have experience of working with young people in an educational setting and possess the knowledge and ability to provide appropriate guidance for our students. 

If you are interested in this opportunity, please download and complete the application documentation from this webpage. Alternatively, please contact Claire Kerridge, Assistant HR Manager, at hr@abbeygatesfc.ac.uk for an application pack.

Application Form

Job Description

Closing date for applications received via email is 9am on Monday 2nd November 2020. (The closing date for postal applications is 9am on Monday 26th October 2020). Interviews are expected to be held shortly thereafter.

Exam Invigilators

Grade 2, Point 3 (£9.62 per hour plus holiday pay)

Casual Appointment

We are looking to recruit Invigilators to work with us to ensure the effective running of exams and that our students have the best possible opportunity to be successful in their exams.

Our main A Level exam season is during May and June so successful applicants must be available from the middle of May until the end of June. Hours will vary according to the daily needs but we are seeking individuals who can offer between 2 to 6 hours per day and are available a minimum of 3 days per week. There will be other examinations requiring invigilators during the academic year including GCSE’s and Admission Tests in November and trial exams in January and May. There will also be training days throughout the academic year.  You will support the Exams Team in the operational aspects of external examinations in accordance with regulations laid down by the Joint Council for General Qualifications.  No experience is needed as training and guidance will be given but experience of working with young people would be an advantage.  This appointment is subject to an Enhanced DBS clearance.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please download and complete the application documentation from this webpage. Alternatively, please contact Claire Kerridge, Assistant HR Manager, at hr@abbeygatesfc.ac.uk for an application pack.

Application Form

Job Description

Closing date for applications received via email is 9am on Friday 30th October 2020. (The closing date for postal applications is 9am on Wednesday 21st October 2020). Interviews are expected to be held shortly thereafter.

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