Assistant Head Teacher, Brunei Darussalam

Closing date:Expiring today

Hornbill SchoolBrunei Darussalam

Date posted:
Start date: Easter 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £41,368 - £45,743
Contract term: Permanent

Vacancy Number: 1603197

Required for Easter 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter

Hornbill School has a Assistant Headteacher Learning Phase 1 (Leadership of FS1, FS2 Year 1 & Year 2) position available for Easter 2019 start, or as soon as possible thereafter, for all candidates who meet the following desired criteria of:

  • UK QTS and successful completion of Induction Programme at the time of application.
  • An excellent classroom practitioner with a minimum of 3 years whole class teaching experience in UK maintained / Academy / MOD primary school(s).
  • A minimum of 2 full years’ experience at a leadership level (preferable as a learning leader working in the Upper Pay Range or with a Teaching and Learning Responsibility) within a UK maintained / Academy / MOD primary school.
  • Although not essential, completion of a middle or senior leadership course, ie. NPQML or NPQSL.

The successful candidate will be someone who; 

  • Holds the school’s values personally
  • Ensures that the school’s values are alive and lived within the school
  • Embraces leadership and can inspire others to develop the best possible learning outcomes for our children.
  • Has the capacity and courage to implement agreed goals in each of the key areas identified as important to the future success of Hornbill School (LDP) and to realise the school’s vision.


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For applicants selected for interview 3 references will be sought including a reference from your current Line Manager and most recent employee working with children. 

For information about the post please e-mail Kenny Lawrie at

For any issues regarding the online application process please e-mail  or call 0800 345 7772.

For any other issues please email

The closing date is midnight GMT on Tuesday the 11th December 2018.

This post requires an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure Barring Service (DBS). Service Children’s Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share in this commitment.

Job location

More about Hornbill School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: HQ Brunei Garrison, Tuker Lines, Seria, BFPO 11, Brunei, Brunei Darussalam
Telephone: +673 3224101