Class Teacher

Ark Ayrton Primary Academy, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO5 4LS

This job expired on 18 May 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    18 May 2022 at 4:08pm

  • Date listed

    11 May 2022

Job details

Key stages

KS1, KS2

Working pattern

Contract type



£26,356-£35,019 (Depending on experience)

Class Teacher job summary

Class Teacher

Location: Ark Ayrton Primary Academy
Salary From: £26,356
Salary To: £35,019 depending upon experience
Address: Somers Road, Southsea, PO5 4LS
Contract: Permanent
Start date: September 2022
Interview dates: arranged as suitable candidates are identified.
Closing date: Friday 20th May 2022

The Role

The children of Ark Ayrton Primary Academy are looking for another Great Teacher to join our amazing school team. Please click on the link below and let them show you around. http://arkayrtonprimary.org/vacancies/why-work-us-0

Ark is a fast-growing education charity committed to giving every child, regardless of their background, the chance to succeed in the career or university of their choice.

Key Responsibilities
At Ark Ayrton, we support all teachers to be great teachers and to ensure that they provide an outstanding education for all of our children. The successful post holder will:

Uphold and demonstrate the vision and ethos of the Academy at all times

• Provide a nurturing and stimulating classroom environment for children, where all can thrive
• To take ownership of own development and support the development of others
• To plan and teach effective lessons that engage, motivate and inspire children to achieve
• Regularly assess children and be accountable for their progress and attainment
• Communicate effectively with parents and other stake holders
• To undertake various responsibilities as directed by the Headteacher

We can offer you:
• Great coaching programme, which is supportive and will develop you to be outstanding!
• Opportunities to visit other practises and learn from a variety of practitioners
• Supportive network of staff around you
• Additional PPA and co-planning on top of your statutory allowance for all teaching staff and
• Sociable and friendly staff with regular staff socials
• CPD opportunities through the Art Network
• Creative curriculum to engage and motivate children
• Amazing children who are eager to learn, caring and kind
• A chance to make a difference
• A well-resourced school that provides children with an opportunity to excel in all curriculum areas
• Dedicated Pastoral team to provide an additional layer of support for children.
• For Early Career Teachers, we can also offer you an in-depth support programme and experienced mentor

If you would like to get a glimpse into life at Ark Ayrton, please visit our website or social media (@arkayrton). Visits to school or telephone calls with our team are welcomed for any candidates wanting to find out more. To arrange this, please contact s.bennett@arkayrtonprimary.org. If you have any queries regarding the application process please contact Lynda Miller l.miller@arkayrtonprimary.org.

We welcome applications from both experienced and ECTs.

To apply please visit https://arkayrtonprimary.org/vacancies and fill in the application form, all application forms must be submitted by Friday 20th May 2022.

Ark is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people in our academies. In order to meet this responsibility, we follow a rigorous selection process. This process can be provided in more detail if requested. All successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check. Ark Schools are committed to attracting, developing and retaining a diverse workforce, with a broad range of backgrounds, experiences and perspectives.

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Supporting documents

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About Ark Ayrton Primary Academy

School type
Academy, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
410 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Contact phone number

Ark is a fast-growing education charity committed to giving every child, regardless of their background, the chance to succeed in the career or university of their choice.

Our highly-successful network of 39 schools educates over 27,500 students across Portsmouth, Hastings, Birmingham and London. They are achieving some of the best results in the country despite being largely in areas of historic academic underachievement.

Ark Ayrton Primary School and Ark Ayrton Nursery is a popular school in the heart of Portsmouth. It has been graded as ‘Good’ in all areas by Ofsted and as part of the Ark network of schools, we are committed to making sure that every child has access to a great education and real choices in life.

Arranging a visit to Ark Ayrton Primary Academy

To arrange a school visit please contact our Head of School Sophie Bennett-Acres s.bennett@arkayrtonprimary.org

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