Why work at Ark John Archer Primary Academy?

Joining Ark John Archer is a great opportunity to have a real and lasting impact. You will be supported by unrivalled training and CPD to develop yourself as an outstanding teacher/leader. We offer attractive remuneration, above the national pay scales, as well as a range of benefits including reduced gym membership and retail discounts. 
If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, we would be delighted to hear from you. We welcome applications from newly qualified as well as experienced teachers.
Our ideal candidates will:
  • be aspirational team players
  • demonstrate high levels of ambition and optimism for both themselves and their students
  • be determined to make a real difference in the lives of those they teach

Training and development

Training and development

Train to teach in this school


Are you interested in training to become a teacher at Ark John Archer Primary Academy? Find out more at arkteachertraining.org 


Training and development 


Our training doesn’t stop once you reach a certain level or learn a certain skill – we’ll support you throughout your whole career, from starting out as a trainee to running your own school. 


More training days 

In order to deliver the best training and network events, we offer twice as many training days as standard.



Be part of a wider network

You’ll work with colleagues from different subjects, schools and cities, and have the chance to take on network-wide responsibilities such as leading programmes or training.


Ark Network Days 


Three times a year, people working in specific roles or subject areas get together to share best practice and deepen their subject knowledge with peers from across the Ark network.