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  • Job start date

    2 September 2024

  • Closing date

    17 May 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    3 May 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Deputy headteacher

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Full time

Contract type


Pay scale

L17 to L21

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • Qualified Teacher Status and recognised degree or equivalent.
  • NPQSL equivalent, or studying towards a higher NPQ qualification
  • Proven ability to bring about improvements in the quality of teaching and learning across a curriculum area that results in improved outcomes for students.
  • Experience of contributing to strategic development
  • Thorough knowledge and understanding of current educational issues including national policies, priorities and legislation.

What the school offers its staff

  • Free on-site car parking and bicycle storage
  • Electric Vehicle charging point
  • Excellent travel links (5 minutes from two railway stations, 5 minutes from M3)
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Subsidised on-site catering
  • Free tea and coffee
  • Excellent catering facilities
  • Access to excellent sports facilities including indoor swimming pool
  • The support of our School Chaplain
  • Staff social events
  • Opportunities to participate in off-site activities such as overseas trips to fantastic destinations, Duke of Edinburgh

Commitment to safeguarding

The Bishop Wand C of E School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Scheme clearance is required for this position. We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.

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About The Bishop Wand Church of England School

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1142 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
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With fifty-one years at the centre of the community in Sunbury on Thames and Spelthorne, we have a reputation for exceptional academic achievement, strong Christian values and providing an educational experience which creates high achieving confident articulate young people who most importantly love learning.

As a 11-19 School, we offer a seven-year education experience, with academic outcomes at GCSE and A Level, consistently exceeding the national benchmarks. We encourage all our students to complete their seven-year education journey here at Bishop Wand.

Students at Bishop Wand work hard, are well disciplined and are prepared to succeed in the competitive local and global environments in which we live. We are a traditional School in our approach to learning, we believe in high quality teaching in the classroom, supported by a wide range of extra-curricular activities that challenge and support our young people.

Arranging a visit to The Bishop Wand Church of England School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email sbennett@bishopwand.surrey.sch.uk.

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