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Many thanks for your interest in working at LIPA Sixth Form College

The LIPA Sixth Form College is a Free School for 16-18 year olds, funded by the Department for Education, and open to students from Liverpool, Merseyside and beyond.

We offer UAL (University of the Arts London) Level 3 Extended Diplomas courses in a range of creative and performing arts disciplines, leading to nationally recognised qualifications. We opened in September 2016.

Inspired by the purpose and achievements of The Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts, the College is one of a handful of further education providers in England to focus on the creative and performing arts.

Careers and Progression Coordinator (Maternity cover)

37.5 hours per week, 42 weeks per year, fixed term

Salary: £24,871 – £27,116 per annum pro rata

Actual Salary: £23,038 p.a. - £25,118 p.a. (inclusive of pro rata annual leave, bank holidays and efficiency days)

You will be expected to lead on the delivery of a quality CEIAG programme at LIPA Sixth Form College as well as enhance the learning experience of our students by engaging with them and increasing participation in a whole range of enrichment opportunities including cultural, social and personal development activities with the aim of ensuring that students' time at College is fulfilling and offers the broadest possible range of learning experiences.

You must have a degree and experience of working within an FE College, School or educational setting is essential. You should have excellent and fluent communication skills and an understanding of current and developing career patterns within the performing arts.

Closing date for this post: Friday 1st October 2021 @ 1pm

Interviews: w/c 11th October 2021

You can download an application form and further details for these posts or request an application pack from our website for us. CV’s will not be accepted.

We also  wish to appoint the following:

Teacher in Musical Theatre – Singing (Maternity Cover)

Salary: £25,714 - £41,604 per annum Full-time / Fixed term (Maternity Cover)

Start Date: As soon as possible

You can download an application form and further details for this post on our website: or e-mail

CV’s will not be accepted.

Our college is committed to safeguarding and the welfare of children, and applicants will be subject to full employment checks, including an enhanced DBS disclosure.

Closing date for applications: 10am on Monday 4th October 2021

We reserve the right to close the vacancy without notice when we have received a sufficient number of applications from which to make a shortlist. Please ensure you apply without delay if you wish to be considered for this role.

LIPA - a registered charity No. 1001565 is committed to diversity and has policies and development programmes in place to promote equality of opportunity. We accordingly welcome applications from both disabled and ethnic minority candidates.