Address: Ark Ayrton Primary Academy

Tel:02392 824828 

Fax/Email: l.dunning@arkayrtonprimary.org.

Job details

Salary - Ark Band 6 £18,932 - £23,633 per annum pro rota term time       only.   Actual salary £15,590 - £19,461 per annum

Closing date - 4pm Tuesday 22nd May 2018

Do you have a passion for working with children in a school environment? Do you want to join a fast growing organisation with excellent opportunities for development and professional growth? Then we have a great opportunity for you to join a vibrant Ark academy in Portsmouth.

Ark Ayrton, a primary school in Portsmouth, is part of the Ark network which is a leading education charity with aims to run outstanding schools and ensure every child has the opportunity by age 18 to go to university or follow the career of their choice.

We are now looking for a Cover Supervisor who is a resilient and enthusiastic practitioner who is able to supervise whole classes (N-Y6) including delivering teachers’ planning, implementation of work programmes, marking, managing pupil behaviour and assisting pupils with relevant activities.

Applicants should be experienced in working within a school, have good, proven interpersonal skills, a confident and professional manner, very good literacy and numeracy skills and suitable skills or experience.    

You will share Ark Ayrton’s ethos, and believe in the potential of every child and be committed to Ark’s ethos of high expectations and no excuses.

Our ideal candidate will:

  • Hold Mathematics and English GCE to Grade C or above
  • A Level or equivalent Level 3 qualification
  • Qualified to degree level (desirable)
  • Right to work in UK.
  • Have experience of leading whole class learning
  • Have experience of working with children with challenging behaviour 

By joining the Ark schools network you will gain access to an exclusive range of benefits including comprehensive CPD, training and best-practice sharing opportunities, reduced gym membership, large retail discounts as well as the unique opportunity to apply for international exchanges and other scholarship prospects.

To apply please go to https://goo.gl/3tknA2. Please submit your application by 4.00 pm on Tuesday 22nd May 2018 ensuring you have provided clear contact details for referees, including full name, address, telephone number and email details. If you have any queries please contact Lynda Dunning on 02392 824828 or at l.dunning@arkayrtonprimary.org.  Please note Ark Schools communicate all correspondence to applicants through their website and emails, therefore please ensure you check your email accounts regularly for interview details and other information. Also note that when using a "free" email account such as hotmail or yahoo, please ensure you check your "junk mail" on a regular basis as well as your inbox. For some posts, we are receiving large volumes of applications, on these occasions we may close the post early, therefore you are strongly advised to submit your application as soon as possible

Visits to the school are actively encouraged – if you would like an opportunity to view the school please contact Lynda Dunning on 02392 824828 to arrange a suitable time.

Deadline:    4pm Tuesday 22nd May 2018

Location:     Ark Ayrton Primary Academy

Salary:        Ark Band 6 £18,932 - £23,633 per annum pro rota term time       only.   Actual salary £15,590 - £19,461 per annum

Hours:        33.75 hours per week

Start date:  As soon as possible

Ark is committed to safeguarding children; successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check. Ark is always happy to receive speculative applications from excellent teachers and support staff