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Employer Isaac Newton Academy
Location Redbridge
Salary Ark Support Band 7-8 (£25,507- £31,985) dependent upon experience.
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts As soon as possible

Isaac Newton Academy opened in September 2012 in Ilford, East London, in brand new, purpose-built accommodation. The academy was carefully designed with Ark’s philosophy in mind and has facilities and resources to support a rich and diverse 21st century curriculum. The secondary school has an intake of 180 year 7 pupils each year. When full, in 2018, there will be 1,250 pupils (900 11 – 16 year olds and 350 sixth formers). The Primary school opened in 2014, with 90 Reception pupils. It too is growing each year, and will be full in 2020 when there will be 630 pupils from Reception to Year 6.   

We are looking to recruit a Senior Administrator (Primary)/PA to the Headteacher to join our team of staff. The successful candidate will organise and supervise administrative systems and processes within the Primary Academy and provide direct support to the Primary Head Teacher.    Our ideal candidate will: 

  • be a great organiser, and an individual with excellent interpersonal skills, loyalty and integrity 
  • possess emotional intelligence and have a track record of forming excellent relationships with both children and adults 
  • be a hard worker with a commitment and determination to perform at the very highest level

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 Gina Webb, HR Officer, on 020 8911 6666 or

To apply, please visit  or and complete the application form from our website by 11am on Monday 12th December 2016 

Location:  Ilford, Redbridge  Start date:  As soon as possible 

Deadline: 11am on Monday 12th December 2016 

Salary: Ark Support Band 7-8 (£25,507- £31,985) dependent upon experience.  

Hours:   Term time only, approximately 40 hours per week (10 days to be worked in the school holidays), annualised hours may be negotiated.    

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

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