Published
January 11, 2022
Location
Job Type
Short Summary
The successful candidate will participate in all aspects of school leadership and will play a key role in building on our excellent academic provision.
Salary
Competitive
Working Pattern
Full time • Required for September 2022
Closing Date
February 02, 2022

Description

We are seeking to appoint an experienced, enthusiastic and passionate Deputy Head – Academic from September 2022. The post-holder will report directly to the Headmistress and work closely with the Deputy Head – Pastoral and the Director of Finance and Operations as part of the Executive Leadership Team of the School.

Godstowe is a thriving, busy school enjoying a famous reputation in its field. Approximately a third of our pupils are boarders. The School prepares children for entry into the leading independent senior schools. About 20% of our girls are international pupils, from the European countries as well as Africa and the Far East.

The successful candidate will participate in all aspects of school leadership and will play a key role in building on our excellent academic provision, shaping future strategy and developing middle leadership throughout the School. This is a broad role and applicants will need to demonstrate a proven record of accomplishment in leadership in a comparable school. You will be a highly skilled leader and an exceptional communicator, combining intellectual capacity with practical skills.

The attached job description and person specification outline relevant aspects of this important role.

If you are ready for a challenge, have vision and the determination to succeed, as well as a proven record of successful teaching, we want to hear from you.

For more details about the position and how to apply, please visit the Godstowe website.

Closing date: 12 Noon, Wednesday 2 February 2022

Godstowe is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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