Deadline: 12 noon, Friday 22 February 2019
Shortlisting: Shortlisted candidates will be notified by Tuesday 26 February 2019
Interviews: Friday 1 March 2019
Ark Schools prides itself on having a sector-leading approach to information systems and data analysis. With 38 schools currently open and several more under development, we are looking to appoint two highly capable, well-organised and enthusiastic Data Managers to work across a number of our schools.
The successful candidates 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.
This is a fantastic opportunity, for an enthusiastic and ambitious IT graduate or an existing Data Manager looking to grow in their career, to join our talented data and systems team.
Start date: April 2019, or ASAP.
Salary: £30,000 - £38,000 (depending on experience) + 11% pension contribution
Length of post: Permanent
Location: Up to four Ark School locations, with one day per week in Central London office
Accountable to: Senior Support Manager
To apply with your CV and cover letter, visit our recruitment portal before noon on 22 February 2019.
Purpose of the role
Outstanding management of data can make a significant difference in schools and to the lives of young people. The successful candidate will therefore provide Ark Schools with effective remote and on-site delivery by carrying out a range of information management functions to support school leaders and teachers to take informed decisions. This includes the effective management of all core data for the school which relates to students and is stored within the school management information system or our own proprietary data system. The appointed person would ensure the integrity and quality of data held throughout the year across up to four schools, ensuring that analysis and insights from the data are accurate.
Our ideal candidate will
- Have extensive experience with a range of school Management Information Systems (MIS)
- Be highly numerate with a keen attention to detail
- Willing to travel regularly between Ark Schools as required for the role
- Be aligned with the Ark Schools' vision and values
Ark is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people in our academies. All successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.