Training and Events Officer
Reports to: Training & Events Programme Manager
Location: London, W11 – Hybrid working: 2 core days in the office with possibility of 3 days remote (events permitting)
Pattern: Full Time
Salary: £30,000 (% employer pension contribution)
Closing date: 20 th September 2021
Interviews: Interviews will be arranged as suitable candidates are identified, so early application is strongly advised
Ark is an international charity, transforming lives through education. We exist to give every young person, regardless of their background, a great education and real choices in life. In the UK, we are a network of 39 schools, educating around 28,500 pupils in areas where we can make the biggest difference. We also incubate start-up programmes (Ark Ventures) that improve the education system.
About the role:
It is an exciting time to join the Leadership and Talent Development Team at Ark. The team is responsible for delivering professional development programmes and events for teachers and leaders within our schools as well as staff within our Central Team. We also manage a Learning Management System, which was launched last year, with the goal of transforming the way we deliver training across the organisation. We deliver a full suite of leadership development programmes alongside specialist targeted coaching programmes for our senior leaders and other one-off training sessions.
Key Responsibilities and Duties:
We are looking for an experienced Training and Events Officer, who would:
Our ideal candidate is:
How to Apply:
Apply with a CV and cover letter on our online recruitment portal. Please address the following in your cover letter:
Applications to be submitted by 12.00 (noon) on the 20 th September 2021 but please note: we will be reviewing applications on an on-going basis and this advert may close earlier than advertised depending on the level of response.
Interviews will be arranged as suitable candidates are identified, so early application is strongly advised
For informal discussions about this role please contact Victor Voutov (Training and Events Programme Manager) at
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.
Ark Schools are committed to attracting, developing and retaining a diverse workforce, with a broad range of backgrounds, experiences and perspectives.