Walsh Memorial CoE (VC) Infant School is a two form entry infant school in the vibrant community of Ash, Surrey and was judged Outstanding by Oftsed in December 2013. Our longstanding Headteacher has recently stepped down.
This is an exciting opportunity to lead the whole staff team, children and parents forward in an innovative way.
Governors wish to appoint an inspirational, inclusive person, who can ensure an excellent, holistic, Christian education for the children living in our community.
As a leader in a Church of England school, our new Headteacher will need to uphold the Christian distinctiveness in our school and build on the longstanding links with our local church.
Walsh Memorial CoE (VC) Infant School can offer enthusiastic children, committed staff and parents who enjoy supporting the school and the children.
Governors are keen to ensure that the successful candidate will be well supported and will be encouraged to continue with professional development. Governors will also encourage opportunities to work with other schools forming networks to share good practice.
The school is close to the M3 and A331, near to the towns of Farnham, Guildford, Aldershot and Camberley. Walsh CoE (VC) Junior School is on the adjacent site.
Prospective applicants are welcomed and encouraged to visit the school. To arrange a visit please contact Mrs Jane Vinall, our School Business Manager, via the details below.
Applicants should preferably send all completed application forms direct to Mrs Jane Vinall marked CONFIDENTIAL HEADTEACHER APPLICATION. Contact details can be found in the Head Teacher Recruitment pack attached to this vacancy.
Closing Date: 19th May 2021, 12 noon Interview Date: 27th May 2021
References will be requested after shortlisting and before interviews. Applicants should be aware that their current or most recent employer will be approached should they be named as a referee. Please ensure that you provide an email address and telephone number for each referee.
Walsh Memorial CoE (VC) Infant School recruits according to Safer Recruitment Guidelines and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and younger people and expects all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment.
Walsh Memorial Church of England (VC) Infant School Org Type: Mainstream Phase: Infant Funding Status: Gender: Mixed Age Range: 4-7 years
Location and Contact Information:
Ash Street Ash Surrey GU12 6LT
Contact: Mrs Jane Vinall, School Business Manager
Walsh Memorial CofE (Cont) Infant 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.
All appointments are subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure and to reference checks