Data & Cover Officer, Brent

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Ark Academy - SecondaryBrent

Date posted:
Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £32k
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Data and Cover Officer

Opportunity to join an ‘Outstanding’ all-through academy specialising in mathematics & citizenship

Date:  ASAP
Salary:  £32,000
Contract:  Permanent
Location: Wembley, London
Nearest Tube station: Wembley Park (Jubilee/Metropolitan)
Deadline: 9:00am Monday 22 July 2019
Interviews:  will be arranged on an ongoing basis so early application is recommended.
Ofsted: Outstanding (2010)

Ark Academy is an all-through school in state-of-the-art school in Wembley, set against the backdrop of the iconic Wembley Stadium, with excellent transport links

Outstanding management of data can make a significant difference in schools and to the lives of young people. We are now looking to recruit a Data Officer/Manager to further develop and maintain the school’s management information system (MIS) and ensure efficient use of all the MIS features. You will ensure information is both accurate and confidential. The successful candidate will be responsible for the collection, organisation, input, analysis, presentation and distribution of data relating to pupil attainment and progress. Bespoke training will also be provided on how to support a range of data tools, cutting edge visualisation tools, and other powerful analytics tools that have been developed in-house and within the Ark network of schools. 

This is a fantastic opportunity, for an enthusiastic and ambitious graduate or existing data officer looking to grow in their career. As a member of Ark Academy you will receive support and professional development geared towards excellence. As a network of Schools, Ark prides itself on having a sector-leading approach to information systems and data analysis, with accreditation. 

Therefore, the successful candidate will be offered the opportunity to enrol in a UK leading 18-month L4 Data Analyst apprenticeship programme from the British Computer Society.

Ideal candidate will have:

  • Experience of working with Bromcom, or other cloud based school data system
  • Experience of working in a similar role in a school environment
  • Have a keen interest in data management and analysis
  • Excellent IT skills including advanced expertise in Microsoft Excel
  • A genuine passion and belief in the potential of every pupil
  • Be adaptable, organised and able to build strong relationships
  • Inquisitive, keen to learn and further develop own skills

Ark is one of the UK's most successful school groups with a network of 38 schools in 4 locations across the country, it is an international charity transforming lives through education. As a central 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 38 schools across the UK

Visits to the school are warmly encouraged; to arrange, please call 020 8385 4370 or email  Visit for more information on the school.  For an informal, confidential discussion, please contact our Recruitment Manager Denise McKenna on 020 8385 4370 or    

Please submit your application by 9am on Monday 22 July 2019 via email to .  Applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis so early applications are encouraged.  

Deadline:         9:00am Monday 22 July 2019
Start date: ASAP
Interviews: Ongoing 

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 is outlined here, but can be provided in more detail if requested. All successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

More about Ark Academy - Secondary
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Address: Bridge Road, Wembley, Middlesex, HA9 9JP, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 208 385 4370
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About Ark Academy

Ark Academy is a mixed, non-selective, non-denominational all-through academy for 3 to 18-year-olds in Wembley, London. It opened its primary school in September 2008 and its secondary school in September 2010. Ark Academy is recent...