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Avanti Grange Secondary SchoolBishops Stortford

Avanti Grange Secondary School (11-18) is due to open in September 2022 in the Bishop Stortford (North) area. 

Avanti Grange Secondary School will open in September 2022 on the site of our new primary school, Avanti Meadows, before moving to a new, permanent site in September 2023. The secondary school will open with 4 FE (Year 7 students only) in September 2022 rising to 6 FE from September 2023.

This is a unique opportunity to help lay the foundations of a brand new, state of the art innovative school, which is shaped by three key elements for both students and staff:

Educational excellence

Character formation

Spiritual insight

We are seeking applications from experienced and ambitious senior leaders for the post of Principal Designate. We expect the successful candidate to take up post from the start of the summer term 2022. 

We are seeking to provide the very best for each and every student that will join our new school community, to foster a life-long love of learning, to nurture care and respect for themselves and others, so as to prepare them to be global citizens, keen and able to make the most of their individual talents and enrich the communities in which they will live, learn and work in the future.

We hope you like the sound of our new school. Please see our Candidate Pack for more information about the school leader we seek. If you are excited to share our mission and our passion for our students and their education, then we’d love to hear from you!

Avanti Schools Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.  The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced check by the Disclosure and Barring Service.

If you are interested in the role and would like to discuss the details prior to submitting an application, please contact Mike Ion (AST Education Director) via mike.ion@avanti.org.uk to arrange a telephone call.

Interviews will take place on Tuesday September 21 and Wednesday September 22 2021, at Avanti House Secondary School, Stanmore.

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