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Careers Lead
Ark Evelyn Grace Academy

Reporting to:           Vice Principal

Location:                  Brixton, London

Start date:                ASAP 

Contract:                  3 days a week, 08.00-17.00, 41 weeks a year

Salary:                       ARK Support Scale 8, Spine Points 19-29 (£30,076-£35,948 pro rata)

Deadline:                  9am, Monday 1st November 2021


Our school

We are delighted that you are interested in the role of Careers Lead at Ark Evelyn Grace Academy, here in the heart of Brixton. At Ark Evelyn Grace, we believe that education is transformational; that is why what we do matters and why we are always seeking to improve our practice.

We intend for Ark Evelyn Grace Academy to be the school of choice in the local community, whose reputation is centred on great teaching, exemplary behaviour and unrivalled opportunities beyond the classroom.

Our commitment is that we will work tirelessly in teaching, guiding and supporting all our students, so that they may go on to secure a place at a good university and ultimately compete for the very best positions in their chosen career.

The opportunity

As Careers Lead, you will work with our Vice Principal and our Directors of learning to support students across the academy in developing their understanding of the world of work and progression to Further or Higher Education.

For the role's job description, please click here

We offer

·         Access to high-quality professional learning throughout your career as part of the wider Ark family, including a variety of training sessions and experiences designed to meet your needs

·         Access to Ark Rewards scheme offering savings from over 3,000 major retailers, interest-free loans of up to £5,000 available for season tickets or a bicycle and gym discounts offering up to 40% off your local gym 

How to apply

Please apply via on our online recruitment portal. Applications to be submitted by 9am, Monday 1st November 2021 but please note, applications will be shortlisted on a rolling basis so prompt application is advised


Ark is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people; all successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.