Broadwater School, situated between Godalming and Guildford in Surrey is a co-educational comprehensive school for students aged 11 – 16. Its modern and well-equipped school buildings are situated in spacious grounds with extensive sports facilities.  The mainline station of Farncombe is 10 minutes’ walk from the school and is on the main Waterloo to Portsmouth line.

At Broadwater School we strive for excellence in every aspect of our work.  The idea contained in our school motto ‘By Increments Conquer’ sets out that students can achieve by breaking challenging tasks into more manageable components.  High expectations of our students, our staff and our relationships ensure that we are all able to achieve personal, social and academic success.

The school has developed a climate for learning and a sense of community in a friendly, encouraging and positive environment.  Our school is committed to its staff and has a strong professional development programme. 

Our approach to learning built around the 4Cs, Critical, Caring, Creative and Collaborative thinking underpins our work and is the foundation of our learning.  This is captured in our three-point Vision Statement:

  • To deliver a holistic curriculum centred around Critical, Caring, Creative and Collaborative thinking (4Cs).
  • To support every child to make exceptional progress.
  • To create a highly motivated, ambitious and thoughtful community.

"Staff morale is high at the school. Staff were very positive about the recent improvements and changes leadership has brought about."  Ofsted January 2016

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its students and expects all staff to share this commitment. Broadwater School is an equal opportunities employer.

Please contact the Headteacher's PA, Mrs Sonya Turpin for further details on any vacancies. 

Phone: 01483 520622


Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) / Right to Work in the UK – Information for Applicants
If you are offered employment at Broadwater School, it is a condition of appointment that you obtain an Enhanced DBS check and also confirm that you have the right to work in the UK. Both these checks will be undertaken by the school as soon as possible after the offer of employment has been made and you would be required to provide certain information and identity documentation in support of this.  Please see further details below.

Current Vacancies

Broadwater Vacancies on TES 



35 hours per week/39 weeks per year

Salary: SN4 - £18,267 (pro rata £15,140)

Required from the 1st October 2017. Applications are invited for a Science Laboratory Technician to work with a small team of dedicated Science teachers and be responsible for:

  • Providing support to the Teachers within the Department
  • The preparation of materials and cleaning equipment for use in Science lessons.
  • Carry out health & safety checks in accordance with laid down instructions and codes of practice.
  • Stock checks and ordering of equipment.

Applicants will ideally have relevant technical experience and/or be qualified to at least A level Science.  Full training will be provided, but previous experience of working in a laboratory would be an advantage.

Broadwater is a friendly school and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its students and expects all staff to share this commitment.  An enhanced DBS check will be required for the successful candidate.

Further details and an application form are available below.

Please return completed applications to Sonya Turpin

Closing date: Thursday 21st September 2017

Interview dates to be confirmed.

Start date:  1st October 2017



Caterlink are the UK’s leading contract caterer to schools and colleges providing fresh healthy foods to over 200,000 customers a week.

Our “Fresh Food Policy” is the foundation of our success and growth in the market coupled with a desire to truly deliver on the promises we make to our clients and support our site based teams.

We are now seeking to recruit a talented and ambitious Catering Assistant at Broadwater School, Godalming, Surrey.

The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate excellent customer service skills.

Your role will include food preparation, general cleaning duties, setting up the service area, and serving customers in a polite, friendly and professional manner.  The position is currently for 22.5 hours/week. Term time only @ £7.50/hour.  Monday to Friday 9.00am until 2.00pm. This includes a daily 30 minute unpaid break.

You will be enthusiastic, flexible, have a neat and tidy appearance and possess strong communication skills.

“Caterlink is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all employees to share this commitment."

A DBS disclosure will be required for this role.

Closing date for application Friday 22nd September 2017

To apply for this position or to request further information please email Chloe Mustill at Broadwater School:  attaching a copy of your CV


Train to Teach Opportunities

We are recruiting graduates who would like to become teachers across a range of subjects. Please visit our i2i Partnership Teacher Training page for further details.
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