Key Stage Two (KS2) Teacher Job
KS2 CLASS TEACHER (MPS/UPS)
REQUIRED FOR APRIL 2017 OR SOONER
Start date: April 2017 or sooner
Salary: ARK MPS £23,026 - £33,988 / UPS £36,458 £39,204
Location: Small Heath, Birmingham
Nearest train station: Small Heath
Ofsted: Inadequate (2015) 'Leaders and managers are taking effective action towards the removal of special measures.'
Visits to our school are warmly encouraged; to arrange, please call 0121 236 4476.
It's an exciting time to be a part of Ark Chamberlain, which joined the Ark network in September 2015. Join us on our transformative journey and have a real impact on the lives of our pupils. The school which boasts outstanding facilities, including a brand new state-of-the-art science lab and a fully-functioning sound recording studio.
We are looking to recruit Key Stage 2 Primary Teachers to join us on our journey towards outstanding. You will play a pivotal role in a committed team and make a real impact on the outcomes of our pupils.
At Ark Chamberlain, staff wellbeing and professional development is a priority and we encourage rest and relaxation for our staff. This includes leaving before 5pm on a Friday, not answering emails outside of work hours and one afternoon off per week for lesson preparation.
We strive for exemplary behaviour from all our pupils; the fundamentals of which are displayed on school whiteboards around the site. This ensures every pupil knows what's expected of them, so teachers can concentrate on teaching, and pupils can focus on learning.
Our school has a supportive staff community; group meetings and planning sessions all enable teachers to collaborate and help one another. Our sense of community is also reinforced by activities such as communal singing and a staff breakfast on Fridays. Hard work is celebrated communally at Ark Chamberlain, with staff nominations for a 'colleague of the week'. Recognition is key to making our school a truly rewarding place to work.
As a teacher at Ark Chamberlain, 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
Visit our website for more information on the school. For an informal, confidential discussion, please contact our recruitment team (Mani Parekh), on 0121 236 4476 or
Please submit your application online by visiting https://www.hays.co.uk/jobs/ark-chamberlain-primary-academy. Applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis so early applications are encouraged.
Ark is committed to safeguarding children; successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.