Assistant Headteacher

(Leadership Scale, Spine point L8 – L12, FTE £53,499 - £58,687 pa)
Location: Bedelsford School, Grange Road, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey KT1 2QZ Hours: Full Time

Closing Date: 16/04/2021

Job Description

Bedelsford is a special school in the heart of Kingston providing outstanding education for pupils aged 2-19 Year with physical and complex learning disabilities and difficulties including profound and multiple learning difficulties and complex medical needs. We currently have 120 pupils on roll.

Bedelsford is part of Orchard Hill College & Academy Trust (OHC&AT) which is a family of education providers operating out of sites at Carshalton, Hackbridge, Camberwell, New Malden, Hillingdon, Kingston, Croydon and Uxbridge. Bedelsford provides a stimulating yet safe learning environment enabling each pupil/student to achieve to their maximum potential whilst managing their specialist and complex physical, health and learning needs.

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Person Specification

We currently have an exciting opportunity for an Assistant Headteacher to join an established Senior Leadership Team.

The successful candidate will be a qualified class teacher, with experience of special needs, and will be able to demonstrate the desire and potential to move into a management role.

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Further Information

Candidates are encouraged to visit the school. To arrange a visit please contact the school office on 020 8546 9838.

Application Guidance

To apply for this role, please download an application form. Please send your completed application form to

Please note that CV applications will not be considered

Closing Date: Midday Friday 16th April 2021
Interview Date: Wednesday 28th April 2021

Bedelsford School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful applicants.

The school is truly ‘outstanding’ indeed and we don’t mean just in the sense of how Ofsted have classified it.

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