December 14, 2021
Job Type
Short Summary
For September 2022, the Governors are now seeking a Bursar of the highest calibre to join this ambitious and thriving school.
A competitive package is available for the right candidate, dependent on experience.
Working Pattern
Full time
Closing Date
January 31, 2022


Hoe Bridge School is a thriving co-educational prep school for girls and boys aged between 3 & 13. It is set in a perfect location just on the outskirts of Woking surrounded by 22 acres of beautiful grounds and is only 25 minutes from central London.

The school’s ethos of high expectations, individual determination, enthusiasm, respect, warmth and care lead to happy, confident and successful children. The community of children, parents, staff and governors thrive on the mutual respect and support embodied in the ethos.

For September 2022, the Governors are now seeking a Bursar of the highest calibre to join this ambitious and thriving school. This exciting opportunity comes at a time when the school is embarking upon a period of significant development to ensure that it remains at the forefront of education. The Bursar is responsible for the financial and business management of the school, including the management of its estate, facilities and all support staff. The school is seeking a well-qualified and energetic person with vision, purpose, warmth and humour and someone who works positively with colleagues. They must be an exceptional leader and a true ambassador for this busy and highly regarded school. An expertise in financial management, estate management and strategy development is essential. The post holder will be adaptable and perceptive, able to establish credibility quickly and be empathetic to the aims and ethos of the school, the approach of the Head and Head of Pre-Prep and the requirements of the Governing Body. They will inspire in colleagues high levels of commitment and engagement. The Bursar is a critical member of the school’s Senior Management Team.

Closing date: Monday 31 January 2022.

Applications will be considered as they are received and the School reserves the right to appoint at any time during the application process.

The School is committed to being an equal opportunities employer. To enable us to make any reasonable adjustments, please let us know at the application stage if you have any special requirements. The offer of appointment at Hoe Bridge School is conditional upon the provision of a self-declaration of physical and mental fitness to discharge the responsibilities of the post.

Hoe Bridge School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of pupils and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Any person offered a position will be required to complete an enhanced DBS disclosure. 

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