Why work for us?

Pupils at Ark Atwood Primary School

Daniel Upfield, Headteacher at Ark Atwood Primary Academy"It is my aim that ARK Atwood Primary Academy will be an outstanding local school whose pupils are cheerful and successful."

Daniel Upfield

Headteacher

Why work at Ark Atwood Primary Academy?

Having had the privilege of starting a new school from scratch, we have set the highest expectations and made outstanding progress from the start. We aim to deliver outstanding teaching and ensure all pupils receive the best possible start in their education. With the school growing year on year, working here would be an excellent development opportunity for an ambitious candidate with the capacity to take on middle leadership or management responsibilities in the near future. 

Train to teach in this school

Are you interested in training to become a teacher at Ark Atwood 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.

Hub 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.

Ark online training

Our online, cloud-based learning platform supports your development - delivering exciting content straight to you, from exemplary teaching video clips to best practice resources.

A teacher with a pupil at Ark Atwood Primary AcademyBespoke training

Your school will develop and deliver its own training sessions which are responsive to need.

Network opportunities

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.

Interested in training with Ark or finding out more? Get in touch or take a look at our list of vacancies.