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Our Vision

Welcome to Global Academy – a unique media school for Year 10 – 13 students in West London that prepares young people for a career in the creative media industry in partnership with Global – one of the world’s leading media and entertainment groups. Whether it be on-air, via global player or through their outdoor advertising – Global entertai and reach over 50 million individuals across the UK every week.

We also work closely with UAL: London College of Communication. University of the Arts London (UAL) isza world-leading university for art and design (ranked second in
the world for Art and Design in the 2021 QS World University Rankings®) and works right alongside the Global Academy team to deliver an amazing educational experience that will set students up for long-term success in the creative industries.

What’s it all about?
Our vision is to practically educate our young people to be ready for life in the creative media sector, linking all education through our specialism in broadcast and digital media. Our values are underpinned by our values: Strive, Pride, Simple, Respect and our commitment to crafting everything we do to be the very best it can be. By doing this, we aim to create inquisitive, confident and reflective students who can harness their creativity to progress their own wellbeing and that of others.

Why work for us?
Global Academy is committed to the welfare of its staff and offers a strong CPD package which allows all staff to share ideas and best practice. Global Academy is a state-funded school based in Hayes with state of the art facilities including 8 radio studios, 2 TV Studios and industry-standard editing suites, allowing our students to learn the skills needed to make it in the media and broadcast industry. We work closely with our industry connections to ensure the skills we teach are the ones companies are looking for and our students leave the academy with a network of contacts along with the ability to progress into further education or employment.

Careers, Destinations and Industry Partners Manager

This new and exciting role will be the ‘go to’ person to take our careers and industry programme to the next level working alongside our Director of Specialism. We’re looking for someone experienced, passionate and committed in giving all students, no matter their background – the opportunities to build a successful creative career. You will drive and implement the vision of the Academy with lots of freedom and control to make us the ultimate place for a young person to kickstart their creative career.

You will be responsible for developing and building our existing partnership program with employers, universities and apprenticeship providers to ensure our students continue to land the best industry destinations when they leave us. You will lead on whole school careers events such as drop-down days, work experience, guest speakers, curriculum briefs, industry board meetings and careers fairs as well as develop new and innovative ways to approach and engage the creative industry. You will also work with the Pathway Leads and Heads of Departments to ensure our curriculum embeds industry and the industry embeds our curriculum.

Finally, you will be the guardian of our programme of careers education, information, advice and guidance – working closely with a Careers Advisor – to ensure all students receive best in class support for their creative industry career ambitions ensuring all students leave the Academy with a positive destination as their next steps.

A full job description can be found here

If this sounds like you, we’d love to hear from you!

To apply for the post, complete an application form and return it to Jonathan Jacob, Director of Specialismn via jonathan.jacob@globalacademy.com

This role closes Friday 27th May – although we reserve the right to close the advert early should we find a suitable candidate – so get your application in quickly!

CASUAL EXAM INVIGILATORS

We are currently on the lookout for Exam Invigilators to join our small, friendly team. The successful applicant will be a key member of the team, eager and willing to help staff and students with the processing of Exams throughout the School year, but with a Focus on the Mock Exam period in Feb/March and the main Exam period in May/June.

A full job description for the role can be found.  Here

If this sounds like you, we’d love to hear from you!

To apply for the post, complete an application form and return it to Neil. Knowles, SBM, Neil.Knowles@globalacademy.com as soon as possible. We reserve the right to close the advert early should we find a suitable candidate, so get your application in quickly!

Ready to kickstart your career in media?

Ready to kickstart your career in media?

Ready to kickstart your career in media?

Ready to kickstart your career in media?

Ready to kickstart your career in media?