Assistant Site Supervisor
Ark White City Primary Academy
White City, London
- Actual Salary £6,689.00
- Job type:
- Part Time, Permanent
- Start date:
- 30 October 2017
- Apply by:
- 4 October 2017
A welcoming school on a journey to excellence through innovation
Ark Swift is at an exciting point on its ‘journey to excellence’ and we have ambitious plans to get us there. Our school vision is "Dream, Believe, Achieve" and we work hard throughout the school to realise this.
We are looking to recruit an Assistant Site Supervisor to join us on our pursuit towards outstanding. You could be helping to create an inspiring school environment where pupils are able to achieve their very best, whilst having the support and guidance necessary to help you accomplish this.
Our ideal candidate will have:
· An understanding of basic health and safety in a school environment
· Basic DIY skills
· Ability to adhere to working procedures and policies within the school environment
· Ability to perform physical tasks as required by the role, including manual handling
· A full understanding of the schools equal opportunity policy, child protection policy and health and safety related policies
· Be self-motivated, pro-active and able to work in a very autonomous way, being able to manage own workload, with strong organisational skills
· Be flexible and adaptable
· Have a clear understanding of aims and values and ethos of the school
· Have the ability to relate easily to a wide range of people, through an even temperament and a good sense of humour
Ark Swift has a warm, welcoming environment and there is a strong caring relationship between the staff as we have adopted a collaborative infrastructure. You will get a real sense of team spirit as a part of our academy.
The leadership team are understanding, adaptable and are dedicated to enabling all staff and students achieve their full potential. We have seen fantastic results since joining the Ark network, as reflected in our recent Ofsted inspection and are excited to work towards a brighter future.
"It’s a great place to work, and the leadership really recognise potential. If you work hard, they will give back. You’re recognised as an individual, with individual strengths. It’s a great place to progress, and it’s full of opportunities." –Staff member at Ark Swift Primary Academy
Hard work will never go unnoticed at Ark Swift as we have fostered a culture of praise amongst our staff. Weekly shout-outs in staff meetings ensure a rewarding environment that recognises success, making it a truly fulfilling place to work.
Ark is one of the UK's most successful school groups with a network of 35 schools in 4 locations across the country alone, it is an international charity transforming lives through education. As part of the network, our staff can expect:
· Access to a range of discounts through the Ark Rewards Scheme which includes reduced gym memberships, discounts at major retailers and travel loans
· Twice as many training days as standard
· Support from a network of 35 schools across the UK
Visits to the school are warmly encouraged; to arrange, please call 020 8743 2514 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit http://arkswift.org/ for more information on the school. For an informal, confidential discussion, please contact the school. For technical difficulties when applying please contact the central recruitment team on 0203 116 6345 or email@example.com .
Please apply via https://goo.gl/Rt154v by 5pm, Thursday 5th October.
Location: White City, London
Deadline: 5pm on 5th October 2017
Salary: Band 3, spine point 8 Full Time Salary £18,747.00. Actual Salary £6,689.00
Hours: 15 hours per week, 3pm to 6pm, 39 weeks per year – term time only
Start date: 30 October 2017
Interviews: w/c 9 October 2017
Ark is committed to safeguarding children; successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.
About Ark White City Primary Academy
- Ark White City Primary Academy
- 2 EdCity Concourse, EdCity, London
- W12 7PT
- United Kingdom
As of September 2023, Ark Swift and Ark Burlington Danes Primary are merging together to form Ark White City Primary Academy, to create a two-form entry school in a brand-new purpose-built and modern building which will form part of the EdCity development.
Ark Swift is at an exciting point on its ‘journey to excellence’ and we have ambitious plans to get us there. We know that great teachers make great schools, so we want to empower our teachers, as well as our pupils, to be able to achieve their very best, whilst having the support and guidance necessary to help them accomplish this.
At Ark Swift, our school vision is "Dream, Believe, Achieve" and we work hard throughout the school to realise this. We aim to create an inspiring school environment where students are excited to learn and teachers can focus on teaching. We want teachers and pupils to be able to achieve their very best, whilst having the support and guidance necessary to help them accomplish this.
Staff are given high levels of support and training to ensure they can have the biggest impact possible on our young learners. We provide regular staff workshops during assemblies and weekly twilight training sessions as well as access to a range of additional Ark network training such as the NQT programme and Hub Days with network leads.
As a Microsoft school, we are innovative in our use of technology in learning and are able to give our students access to cutting-edge technology experiences in the classroom. Recently, they have taken part in "virtual field trips" such as "Skype the Expert" where they have had the opportunity to connect with a zoo in South Africa and taken a virtual tour of a research base in Antarctica!
Swift has a warm, welcoming environment and there is a strong caring relationship between the staff. The leadership team are understanding and adaptable and are dedicated to enabling all staff and students achieve their full potential. We have seen fantastic results since joining the Ark network, as reflected in our recent Ofsted inspection and are excited to continue of this journey to excellence.
At Ark Swift Primary, we provide a broad and balanced curriculum which develops the individual child according to their age and ability. In addition, we are committed to providing significant opportunities for pupils to master English and mathematics skills. With a strong emphasis on depth before breadth, we believe that mastery in these core subjects determines access to higher education and increased career choices at 18.
Read our latest Ofsted report here.
The Ark network
Ark Swift Primary Academy is part of Ark, an international charity transforming lives through education. Ark has 38 schools across the UK in Birmingham, Hastings, London and Portsmouth. Ark exists to give every young person, regardless of their background, a great education and real choices in life. Ark schools are all non-selective and in areas where they can make the biggest difference.
Read more about Ark: http://arkonline.org/
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