Ark Oval Primary Academy, Croydon, Surrey, CR0 6BA

2 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 January 2023

  • Closing date

    4 December 2022 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    21 November 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

Ark MPS/UPS (Outer London)

Additional allowances


What skills and experience we're looking for

  • Have a strong academic background, with good A Levels or equivalent, and a good degree and be a qualified teacher
  • Have the commitment, skills and character required to build a successful department
  • Share the Ark Oval vision
  • Value and support practices which drive continued progress across the network of Ark schools
  • Have an innovative, solution focused mindset and maintain current knowledge through research and enjoy working as part of a team

What the school offers its staff

  • Opportunities for career progression.
  • Protected co-planning time

  • Access to high quality, regular professional development
  • Weekly staff training designed to meet the needs of the school

  • Opportunities to collaborate with colleagues across the network
  • Admissions priority for children of school’s staff

Further details about the role

About our school:

Ark Oval Primary Academy is a multicultural, three form entry Primary School situated close to East Croydon Station. Through our motto Striving for Excellence, we aim to ensure that children, parents and staff all maximise their full potential. Every day we are committed to embracing our core values and we encourage everyone to be the best that they can possibly be and we support each other every step of the way.

Every day we endeavour to provide everyone at Ark Oval with a rewarding and meaningful experience. We are committed to the highest academic aspirations for all pupils, regardless of background or ability and we have established a caring, family orientated culture. We don’t accept excuses and we don’t make any either. We are willing to do whatever it takes to offer our pupils an exceptional learning environment.

Commitment to safeguarding

Ark is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people in its academies. In order to meet this responsibility, its academies follow a rigorous selection process to discourage and screen out unsuitable applicants.

Ark requires all employees to undertake an enhanced DBS check. You are required, before appointment, to disclose any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975. Non-disclosure may lead to termination of employment. However, disclosure of a criminal background will not necessarily debar you from employment.

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About Ark Oval Primary Academy

School type
Academy, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
589 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number
0208 6883000

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