Teacher of History - Ark Boulton Academy

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
08 Feb 2017
08 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Ark Boulton Academy

Teacher of History


Required for Easter or September 2017

Ark Boulton Academy joined the Ark network in 2015 and is undergoing a transformation. It is now under a strong and effective leadership team, part of the network that turned nearby Ark St Alban's Academy from failing to outstanding with some of the best results in the country. Join us in turning our school around and having a real impact on our students' lives.

We are looking to recruit a History Teacher to join our welcoming and vibrant team. This role is suitable for either a NQT or an experienced teacher.

Our History department is creative, dynamic and energetic and demonstrates a real passion for the subject. The department is well led and the team work collaboratively with co-planning time allowing colleagues to work together strategically for strong outcomes. All staff receive bespoke training, including 'Teach like a Champion', to deliver quality lessons. The department are fully committed to giving the students enriched experiences and run a variety of visits and residential trips.

You'll be responsible for planning and delivering high quality lessons and achieving excellent results for your students, instilling in them a love of history and a desire to learn. We are looking for someone who will inspire and enthuse our students, delivering an outstanding and enriched curriculum.

As a teacher at Ark Boulton Academy, you will be part of Ark, an international charity and one of the UK's most successful multi-academy trusts, with a network of 35 schools in 4 locations across the country. Benefits of being part of the Ark network include:

  • A salary 2.5% higher than the main scale teacher salaries
  • Twice as many training days as standard and network-wide events with Ark colleagues, held by the best minds in education
  • We have clear and consistent behaviour procedures in place that allow for a more time for learning and ensure our teachers can focus on teaching.
  • We are committed to continued professional development and at Ark Boulton, you will be given the training and support you need to be the best teacher you can be.

Click here to find out more about the benefits of work for Ark Boulton Academy.

We are holding an open day on Friday 20th January 2017; a great chance to learn more about the positive developments at Ark Boulton Academy and the range of benefits available to Ark staff. Please contact Paul Hunt at Hays to confirm your attendance or to arrange another time to visit the school.

For more information and to request an application pack, including job description and person specification, please contact Paul Hunt on:




The deadline for applications is 9am on Monday 23rd January 2017. Applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis so early applications are encouraged.

Please also see our dedicated recruitment site:

Ark is committed to safeguarding children; successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

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