Costs & Options

We offer two categories of membership.

Full Membership   

For members who are employed as Headteachers, Deputes and Principal Teachers.

Associate Membership 

For former members who would like to continue to be kept up to date with developments through our magazine ‘Head to Head’. As an Associate Member you can also attend local meetings, Annual Conference and take advantage of membership benefits as they arise (although no legal or professional insurance cover is included.).

Membership rates

 (with effect from 1st July 2008 until further notice, are as follows:)

Headteachers, Deputes and Principal Teachers £20 per month payable by Direct Debit. AHDS works with Go Cardless for the administration of the Direct Debit mandate.

Associate Members (Retired Members) £80.00pa

Maternity Leave

Whilst on maternity leave, subscription payments are suspended. You will still receive Head to Head but few of our business emails. We need the date your maternity leave starts and your anticipated return to work date as well as a home email and postal address. Please contact the office on to initiate this.

How to Join

All membership applications are made online through this website and as part of this process the Direct Debit mandate is completed. Membership applications will not be processed until the mandate is confirmed.

Click here for Application Form

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