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🤞Good luck this week Y11 Spanish speakers - you can do it!🤞


The USA ski trip have touched down at London Heathrow.


Update from USA ski trip. Everyone has progressed significantly and are now pro skiers 😁


Update from USA ski trip.


Update from USA ski trip


Retweeted From Careers within GLF

Teacher of Food & Nutrition opportunity in Banstead for September. The successful candidate will have a confident understanding of the curriculum and the ability to create new and exciting resources that challenge and inspire the students.


Just to let you know the USA ski trip have arrived safe and sound.


An amazing achievement to come joint 3rd in the whole of Surrey of which 64 schools entered. We wish Carshalton the best of luck in the final of the Surrey competition and National competition. For full detailed match report please go to our website.


The year 8 football team played their semi final of the County Cup against Carshalton Boys at Sutton FC. The game was a fantastic spectacle as both teams played superb football. Unfortunately Beacon lost the game 1-0 in the last few moments of the game.


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A huge thank you to the wonderful staff and students for holding their Sixth Form Rag Week in aid of and raising the fantastic amount of £513.10! We appreciate your support so much and wish you all a very Happy Easter!


Have a good break.


Anyone up for a challenge?


Our year 10 students at the University of Surrey at their graduation ceremony. These students completed a 6 month Outreach program and presented their work at this final session. Congratulations.👏👏👏


Careers fair in full swing. With special guest.


Careers fair today.


Congratulations Charlie. 👏👏




Retweeted From Oxford Science

The shortlist for the School Biology Teacher of the Year Award has been announced We're very proud to sponsor this award which celebrates the nation's most inspiring biology teachers

Posted on: 22/03/2019

Vacancy - Mathematics Lead Practitioner


Employer               The Beacon School

Location                Banstead, Surrey

Suitable for            MPS/UPS (London Fringe)

Salary                   Lead Practitioner scale (up to £50k depending on experience)

Contract type         Full-time and Permanent

Closing date:         Noon Friday 5 April 2019

Required for           1st September 2019


Are you creative, innovative and have a passion for learning and teaching? If so, The Beacon School is the place for you. You will join a thriving team of Lead Practitioners.

Our core purpose, as a school, is to strive for exceptional learning and you will aim to develop the quality of learning and teaching in Mathematics and will join a stable mathematics team of subject specialists.

Come and meet is a department that you will instantly want to be part of.

As a colleague:

  • You will join an exceptionally warm and welcoming staff
  • Teach students who want to learn
  • Be supported by highly experienced leaders in the department
  • An excellent programme of CPD
  • An opportunity to deliver CPD in the department and across the whole school
  • Have the opportunity to be coached or become a coach
  • You will be able to collaborate with other colleagues from across the 30 GLF schools
  • Receive a Chromebook for all staff and the use of IRIS technology to help you shape your teaching
  • You can develop your career alongside colleagues from the 30 GLF Schools
  • You will have access to a part funded Masters qualification
  • You will have the opportunity to apply for an SLE accreditation
  • There are numerous opportunities to be fast-tracked into school leadership
  • There is a large range of extracurricular activities and visits to be involved with
  • There is a very strong and supportive staff body with a number of staff social events

We proudly serve our local community, attracting students from a wide range of backgrounds and we are once again heavily oversubscribed for September 2019.   

We are conveniently located with excellent road links and just forty minutes by train from London Victoria.

The successful candidate will need to:

  • be an outstanding classroom practitioner
  • have excellent communication and leadership skills
  • be able to work as part of a team leading whole school learning and teaching
  • deliver whole school CPD
  • provide support to colleagues as part of our successful coaching programme

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Paul Cuthbert, Deputy Headteacher.

For more information and an application form, please email:

Closing date:  Noon Friday 5 April 2019

We reserve the right to call candidates to interview prior to application deadline or withdraw this vacancy at any time ahead of the closing date if there is a good level of response.  Therefore, we recommend you submit your application as early as possible.

References may be requested upon receipt of your application, so please state if you wish this to be delayed until shortlisting/interview date.