Wednesday, February 22, 2012

Modern Foreign Languages Teacher - Ark Academy's Secondary School - Kuwait

In September 2010 Ark Academy's secondary school opened in new state-of-the-art accommodation, set against the backdrop of the iconic Wembley Stadium. Ark Academy is growing year on year with each new intake of students, and is looking for dedicated teachers to join its current staff team.

In its first Ofsted inspection the school was rated as 'Outstanding': "Pupils make outstanding progress in their studies. They greatly enjoy coming to school and attendance is high. Pupils behave well and they respond enthusiastically to the growing team of dedicated staff." (November 2010)

Ark Academy is now looking for a talented and committed MFL Teacher to join the team and continue the excellent work already underway. The MFL Teacher will be teaching Spanish and French. NQTs are welcome to apply for this post.

The ideal candidate will
be an outstanding teacher with the ability to teach Spanish and French
have the potential to be an outstanding teacher with a focus on achieving excellent pupil attainment
have high aspirations for their own career
be committed to Ark Academy's high expectations and culture of no excuses
have the resolve to make a real difference to the lives of pupils
The successful candidate will have the opportunity to

become part of a team developing a new 'Outstanding' all-through academy
work in state of the art accommodation
join the ARK Schools network, with comprehensive CPD as well as the unique opportunity to apply for international exchanges, Masters bursaries and other scholarship prospects
For further information please go to www.arkacademy.org. To apply, please complete the online application form found at: https://application.arkschools.net/?r=7XHYCKNJ .

Applications should be made by no later than 9am on 9th March 2012.
If you would like to discuss the role, please contact Joanne Stuart on 0208 385 4370 or j.stuart@arkacademy.org If you have any technical issues with the application form, please contact Holly Harris on 0203 116 0894 or holly.harris@arkonline.org

Location: Wembley Park (2 minutes walk from Metropolitan and Jubilee line tubes), London
Closing date: 9am on 9th March 2012.

Ark Academy is committed to safeguarding children; successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Criminal Records Bureau check. ARK is always happy to receive speculative applications from excellent teachers and support staff.