Assistant Headteacher, Surrey

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Ash Manor SchoolSurrey

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Surrey Leadership L12-16
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Ash Manor School is a successful 11-16 mixed comprehensive judged as “good” by Ofsted in its most recent inspection and is now firmly on the journey to become outstanding.

We are keen to appoint an enthusiastic, forward thinking colleague to join an experienced and highly successful Leadership Team. You should be an outstanding classroom practitioner with a sound understanding of all aspects of teaching, learning and assessment. You will have demonstrable experience in improving the quality of provision in the area they have led in either a middle or senior leadership role along with a desire and determination to improve the educational experience of the students in Ash Manor School.

Excellent management, inter-personal and organisational skills are necessary together with an ability to support teams in working together, showing commitment to ensure equality of opportunity and accountability for all.

You will:

  • Be an outstanding classroom teacher.
  • Have proven leadership skills.
  • Possess energy and enthusiasm.
  • Be able to devise and sustain effective systems.
  • Demonstrate the ability to motivate and inspire students and colleagues.
  • To be a strategic thinker with the ability to innovate.
  • To be a team player with excellent inter-personal skills.
  • To have outstanding organisation and communication skills.
  • To aspire to deputy headship.

In return we will offer you: 

  • A professional, hardworking and supportive team of staff with the capability and desire to raise students achievements even further.
  • Enthusiastic students who are willing to learn and are proud of their learning environment. 
  • Opportunities for further professional development.
  • Child Care Voucher Scheme.
  • Extra-curricular sporting facilities for staff.
  • A caring and supportive working environment within a vibrant school community.

Potential applicant visits are welcomed. For further information and to apply please visit our website Please download an application form and once completed send to

Closing date:  9am, Monday 7 May 2018.

Interviews: Wednesday and Thursday 9 and 10 May 2018.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.  An enhanced DBS check is required for this role.

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More about Ash Manor School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Manor Road, Ash, Surrey, GU12 6QH, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1252 353900
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Ash Manor School is a caring and vibrant school community which prides itself on providing the highest standards for every child.  We do this through excellent teaching and learning, which ensures that all students reach their full potential. &n...