We want passionate and committed staff to join the warm and generous Freemen's community that we are proud to work for.

You will have opportunities to grow and develop your skills and experience, while sharing your knowledge and expertise and ultimately make a real difference to the lives of the children and young people at Freemen's.

Current vacancies

Below are our current job vacancies at Freemen's. Please click on a job for more information and to apply. 


Teaching staff

For Teaching Staff, Freemen’s welcomes applications for posts advertised with relevant experience in industry or teaching. The school will support those members of staff to whom it applies in gaining Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) through a Level 7 apprenticeship with the University of Buckingham.

We offer full support for all Early Careers Teachers, at whatever stage of their career.  For our more experienced colleagues, Freemen’s also runs an extensive Continuing Professional Learning (CPL) programme through a combination of Inset days and after school twilight sessions which aims to encourage skill development and innovation to keep teaching exciting and challenging for our students. The Enquiring Schools Programme, together with coaching and peer observation enables staff to delve deeper into areas of interest and to share best practice across the staff body.

Professional Services Staff

We group anyone who is not part of the Academic Teaching Staff as the Professional Services Staff. 

For Professional Services Staff, development opportunities are more tailored to your role due to the diverse range of services provided. We benefit from an extensive management training suite through the City of London and also make use of the Apprenticeship Levy fund to develop technical skills, while supporting role-specific opportunities both internally and externally.  

Professional Services Staff are also encouraged to engage with more general school-based opportunities such as the Enquiring School’s Programme.

We provide a competitive salary structure along with other benefits including access to a competitive pension scheme, an employee assistance and benefits programme, an extensive employee discount and privileges scheme, free lunch and access to sports facilities.

Benefits at Freemen's

At Freemen's we offer our academic and professional staff exceptional benefits. From wellbeing resources and committees, social events and sports and the opportunity to enhance your qualifications we are committed to supporting our staff. 




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Inclusion at Freemen’s

We are proactively committed to creating a diverse staff body which reflects the community that we teach. At Freemen’s we value diversity and inclusion; we want to attract the best people for the roles available. This is regardless of age, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender, disability, socioeconomic status or religious beliefs. Our Equal Opportunities Policy is available here.

Freemen’s is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.


Living and working in Ashtead

Ashtead is located in the heart of the Surrey Hills. Ashtead Village itself has a good mix of shops, pubs, restaurants and cafés. It is close to Epsom and a short train journey to Guildford or Sutton.

The school is a five-minute drive to Junction 9 of the M25 and has easy rail access to London with trains running to Waterloo, Victoria and London Bridge. We are on the edge of Ashtead Common and only a few minutes’ drive from Headley Heath, Norbury Park and several other areas of outstanding natural beauty – and only an hour from Brighton.