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The SAfE Autumn Term 2020 Offer

You can now view our Autumn Term offer brochure for the 2020/21 Academic year below:

Come and work with us at SAfE!

Schools Alliance for Excellence are looking to appoint three new Teaching and Learning Leads to join our team supporting Surrey Schools.

  • Primary English Teaching and Learning
  • Phonics
  • Primary Maths Teaching and Learning

This is an exciting opportunity for outstanding primary practitioners who would like to share practice and develop their own career in teaching and learning in either a 12-month fixed term contract or secondment. Full time or part-time will be considered.

We are looking for colleagues that have a passion for primary English or Maths and who have an established vision for the development of high-quality teaching and learning which can be clearly articulated. You will be an experienced teacher with an excellent track record of teaching in primary schools, preferably with 2 years in a middle leadership role as a subject coordinator or phase lead, and with experience of delivering professional learning to groups of staff and/or mentoring or coaching individual colleagues.

For further information about Schools Alliance for Excellence and the roles advertised, please refer to the Application Pack. If you would like an informal chat, please email with your name and telephone number and we will arrange for a follow up call.

To apply   

Please download, complete and return an application form along with a covering letter explaining why you are suitable for the post. Please return the form to

Closing Date

12 Noon on Friday 6th November 2020.

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Our Mission is to create an inclusive partnership where all children and young people have the opportunities to flourish, enjoy learning and achieve the best possible outcomes through excellent education.

We are an alliance made up of schools and other partners to deliver a high quality, cohesive, coordinated school-led improvement system to serve all children and schools in the Surrey and wider area from nursery to post-16.

SAfE is a not-for-profit school improvement company that builds upon a strong legacy of partnership working between schools to bring coherence to the education system and to ensure that all schools have access to the support that they need.

The Schools Alliance for Excellence Network of schools - together we are stronger

By bringing together all schools, providers, the Local Authority and other partners in Surrey we are more than the sum of our parts sharing our expertise and providing a safe community that enables challenge, support, improvement and innovation to flourish.



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