Aspire and Achieve

Thank you for your interest in working with us. Our school is a well resourced, exciting environment. Our systems provide flexible working and a truly collaborative culture. 

  • In our recent staff survey, 100% of Teaching Staff are proud to work at Ashlyns School and of what the school does
  • Strong track record of staff development, annual staff conference and regular programme of leadership opportunities (for teaching and support staff)
  • Strong leadership at all levels
  • Supportive and ambitious Board of Governors
  • Coaching programme and active Staff Wellbeing Team
  • All staff are members of “Tooled Up Education” which provides exclusive resources, covering areas such as aspiration, resilience, mental health and behaviour
  • Popular and oversubscribed school: “Pupils are incredibly proud of their school and clearly enjoy attending” (Ofsted 2018)
  • Excellent behaviour for learning: “Pupils work diligently, reflectively and with enthusiasm.  Teachers consistently create and sustain trusting relationships” (Ofsted 2018)
  • Thriving Student Leadership and Ambassador Programme, including Equality, Environment and Extra Curricular – Sports Leadership Academy of the Year
  • Superb extra curricular opportunities including World Challenge, Duke of Edinburgh, music productions and trips abroad (skiiing, MFL, sports and music)
  • A magnificent 40 acre site blending impressive Georgian style buildings with modern development
  • Lovely staff accommodation available for colleagues moving to the area, subject to availability, in our on-site lodges
  • Above Average Progress at KS4 +0.37 (2019)
  • Above Average Progress at KS5 +0.20 (2019)
  • KS4: 84% students achieved grades 9 – 4 in English (national 67%) (2019)
  • KS4: 75% students achieved grades 9 – 4 in Maths (national 60%) (2019)
  • KS5: 60% of A Level entries graded A* to B
  • KS5: 98% of applicants secured a place at their first or second choice University (Summer 2021)