Primary Academy Administrator/Receptionist, Redbridge, Ilford

Closing date:Expiring soon

Isaac Newton AcademyRedbridge, Ilford

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: ARK Band 4 - £18,357 -£19,916 pro rata per annum (£16,124 - £17,494 actual)
Contract term: Permanent

Isaac Newton Academy, Redbridge

Principal: Rachel Macfarlane

Primary Academy Administrator/Receptionist

New all-through mixed 4-18 comprehensive in Redbridge.

In September 2012 Isaac Newton Academy opened with its inaugural cohort of 180 year 7 students. The school will grow, year on year, to become an 11-18 academy of 1250 students with specialist status in mathematics and music. In 2014 the primary phase of the academy opened to 90 reception-aged children. This too will grow each year, until full in September 2020.

We are now looking for a Primary Academy Administrator / Receptionist to join our team of staff. The successful candidate will be the front-facing representative of Isaac Newton Primary Academy, dealing with visitors, pupils, staff and other stakeholder groups. They will be responsible for upholding the vision and ethos of the Academy at all times and providing an excellent level of customer service.

Our ideal candidate will:

  • have experience of liaising with pupils, staff members and external stakeholders
  • have experience of running effective reception support, ideally within a school environment
  • possess excellent administrative and organisational skills
  • be committed to Ark’s ethos of high expectations.

In this role you will:

  • play a key role in the evolution of Isaac Newton Academy
  • join the Ark Schools network, with comprehensive career and professional development provisions.

If you are seeking a challenging and highly rewarding position, enriching the lives of the students who attend Isaac Newton Academy and members of the local community, then we are keen to hear from you.

If you have any technical issues with the application form please contact our recruitment team on 0203 116 6345 or . For a candidate information pack or an informal, confidential discussion please contact Adeel Hussain, on 020 8911 6657 or

To apply and for more information please go to . Please complete your application by  3pm on Friday 23rd March 2018 .

Location:     Ilford, Redbridge

Start date:   As soon as possible

Deadline:      3pm on Friday 23rd March 2018 

Salary:         ARK Band 4 - £18,357 -£19,916 pro rata per annum (£16,124 - £17,494 actual)

Hours:          Term time only plus 1 week.  36 hours per week 

Ark is committed to safeguarding children; successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

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More about Isaac Newton Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 18 years
Address: Cricklefield Place, Ilford, Essex, IG1 1FY, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 208 911 6666

Isaac Newton Academy is a mixed, non-denominational, non-selective school for girls and boys aged 4-18. It is situated in Ilford, north-east London, and is part of Ark, an international charity that has 35 schools in Birmingham, Hastings, London and ...