ASR (Alternative to Suspension Room) Manager

Employer: Hartford High
Salary: Grade 6 SCP 11 – SCP17 £25,979 - £28,770 pro-rata (Actual Salary Payable £22,317 - £24,714) 
Location: Hartford Church of England High School
Contract: Permanent
Working Pattern: Term Time
Hours: 37 hours per week. 39 weeks per year (Term time plus Inset Days).
DBS Check: Enhanced
Closing Date: 27/11/2023 at 09:00
Reference: SEC/23/262583

Required to start as soon as possible: 

ASR Manager – AAAE5204 (Permanent Contract) 

37 hours per week (8:00am – 4:00pm Mon-Thurs & 8:00am – 3:30pm Fri), 39 weeks per year (term time plus inset days) 

Grade 6 SCP 11 – SCP17 £25,979 - £28,770 pro-rata (Actual Salary Payable £22,317 - £24,714) 

We are delighted to welcome applications for the role of Alternative to Suspension Room (ASR) Manager at Hartford Church of England High School. Our school is a great place to work! We have brilliant students, talented and committed staff and supportive parents. Our most recent Ofsted inspection in June 2023, demonstrated that we are a good and improving school and our ambition is to make Hartford Church of England High School an outstanding place to learn and work.  

This new position of ASR Manager is a central role in our pastoral team, and the successful candidate will work alongside a group of professionals dedicated to the mental wellbeing and academic success of our students. Our ASR is a well-resourced room which is accessed by students from all year groups when they need to reset their behaviour or on return from a suspension. The purpose of the room is to enable students to continue with their education while they are re-regulating their behaviour to be fit for learning and is an integral part of the Behaviour and Attitudes Policy at Hartford Church of England High School.  

If you believe that you have the skills and attributes to be the ASR Manager at Hartford Church of England High School, then we want to hear from you!  

If you would like to know more about the role, speak to the Headteacher or visit the school, please contact us by email or telephone 01606 786000. On behalf of all the staff and students at Hartford Church of England High School, we look forward to hearing from you and welcoming you to our school in the future! 

Closing Date: 9:00am Monday 27th November 2023. 

Interviews: Thursday 30th November 2023 

Applications only accepted on completed school application forms and they should be sent to

Hartford enjoys fantastic transport links, being close to both the A49 and A556 with fast links to both the M6 and M56. There are two mainline railway stations within two minutes of the school and Manchester International Airport is only 25 minutes away. Many parents utilise the excellent transport links to work in Manchester, Chester, Liverpool, Warrington or beyond.

The school is situated in a beautiful part of Cheshire providing easy access to areas for walking, riding, cycling, sailing and canoeing. The National Parks of North Wales, the Peak District, the Lake District are all within easy transport reach. 

Hartford Church of England High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. As part of this process, all staff and volunteers are required to undergo an Enhanced DBS check. Online checks including social media will be made prior to interview.

How to apply

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